FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 1, 2016
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North Hempstead Announces Honorees for
2016 May W. Newburger Women’s Roll of Honor
North Hempstead, NY – As part of Women’s History Month, North Hempstead Town Supervisor Judi Bosworth and Town Clerk Wayne Wink announced the honorees for the 23rd Annual May W. Newburger Women’s Roll of Honor. This year’s breakfast will take place on Wednesday, March 16, 2016, from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m., at the Clubhouse at Harbor Links in Port Washington.
Event chairperson Wayne Wink said, “I am proud to honor these outstanding women for their great contributions to North Hempstead. Each of these women reflects the best that our communities have to offer and they deserve to be recognized for their efforts.”
“For 23 years, North Hempstead has recognized inspirational women who are trailblazers in their local communities. Each of our honorees have gone above and beyond and truly made a difference in their neighborhood,” said Supervisor Bosworth. “We are fortunate to call these honorees part of our North Hempstead family.”
Since 1994, North Hempstead has held the Women’s Roll of Honor breakfast to honor women who have made a contribution to their community, or have accomplished a significant achievement through public or private efforts.
North Hempstead resident Shirley Romaine will continue the tradition of reciting an inspirational message at the breakfast.
The event remains free of charge and seating will be available on a first come first serve basis.
The 2016 Honorees
Jackie Caines – Westbury
Mary Campbell – Westbury
Isma Chaudhry – Manhasset
Lauren Furst- Roslyn Heights
Mary Frances Jeffrey – Plandome Heights
Alice Kasten – Great Neck
Susan Lopatkin – Great Neck
Annette Oestreich – Sands Point
Elizabeth Parrella – Manhasset
Ellen Ritz – East Williston
Heather Schwartz – Roslyn Heights
Lori Beth Schwartz – Great Neck
Karen Sloan – Port Washington