Published April 15 2010
YWCA names 2010 Women of the YearThe recent YWCA Cass Clay annual Women of the Year event at the Fargo Holiday Inn honored 32 outstanding women and businesses from Cass and Clay counties.
This year’s recipients:
Paula Mehmel, faith community; Patricia Patron, advocating for equality; Kay Hilde, arts and communication; Danette Nicoloff, business; Vogel Law Firm, business organization that empowers women; Cindy Miller, community service; Penny Andrist, education; Shelly Richard, volunteer service; Dr. Tracie Mallberg, wellness; Amanda Cashman, young woman of today and tomorrow; and Adair Grommesh, youth advocacy .
The YWCA Cass Clay is also the recipient of a $20,000 match grant from Dakota Medical Foundation to support its emergency shelter for women and children.
Monetary contributions to the YWCA of $25 to $1,000 qualify for a dollar-for-dollar matching opportunity from DMF.