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2014 Legacy of Women Luncheon

Friday, September 26

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    NEWSLETTERS

    Join NBC 5's Deborah Ferguson and SafeHaven of Tarrant County at the annual Legacy of Women Awards Luncheon on Friday, September 26, at the Omni Hotel in downtown Fort Worth.

    Fifteen women will be honored for their achievement in arts, business, education, health and human services, and volunteerism. The awards will be presented at the Legacy of Women luncheon on Friday, September 26, at the Omni Hotel in downtown Fort Worth. Attendees will hear from guest speaker, Leslie Morgan Steiner, author of the New York Times bestseller, Crazy Love, a memoir about surviving domestic violence.

    Legacy of Women 2014 Awards Luncheon
    Friday, September 26
    10:00 AM – Auction & Reception
    11:30 AM – Luncheon & Keynote Speaker
    Omni Fort Worth Hotel
    1300 Houston St.
    Fort Worth, TX 76102

    For tickets: www.safehaventc.org

    2014 Legacy of Women Honorees:

    ARTS
    Martha Fredrick | Mainstage Classic Theatre | Arlington
    Amy Adkins | Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra Association | Fort Worth
    Connie Nichols | Arts Council | Northeast Tarrant County

    BUSINESS
    Linda Dipert |Dipert Travel and Transportation | Arlington
    Bobbie Edmonds | Law Offices of Bobbie Edmonds | Fort Worth
    Cyndi Miller | Miller Public Relations | Northeast Tarrant County

    EDUCATION
    Beth Anderson |Berry Elementary & Anderson Elementary | Arlington
    Rebecca Brumley | Red Oak Foundation | Fort Worth
    Sharon Mayes | Penrose Foundation | Northeast Tarrant County

    HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES
    Joan Bergstrom | Women's Health Services | Arlington
    Barbara Board | Community Storehouse | Fort Worth
    Christine Quatro | Varsity Orthopedics | Northeast Tarrant County

    VOLUNTEERISM
    Kay King | Community Volunteer | Arlington
    Lauri Lawrence | Community Volunteer | Fort Worth
    Laura Hill | Community Volunteer | Northeast Tarrant County

    SafeHaven’s mission is to end domestic violence through safety, support, prevention and social change. SafeHaven provides the only two shelters in Tarrant County specifically for victims of domestic violence. In 2013, SafeHaven answered 44,000 hotline calls,  sheltered 784 abused women and 998 children, assisted 3,350 victims and their children in their Resource Centers, provided 133,782 meals and 89,188 snacks, housed 102 families through transitional and permanent supportive housing, educated more than 30,000 students and 7,000 community members, and facilitated 23,000 hours of service from almost 1,800 volunteers.

    Tickets are available now at www.safehaventc.org or by calling 817-535-6462.

    Legacy of Women 2014 Awards Luncheon
    Friday, September 26
    10:00 AM – Auction & Reception
    11:30 AM – Luncheon & Keynote Speaker
    Omni Fort Worth Hotel
    1300 Houston St.
    Fort Worth, TX 76102
    www.safehaventc.org