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Nominate a Woman of Excellence

Nominate a Woman of Excellence

Nominate a Woman of Excellence

Nominate a Woman of Excellence

Call for Nominations – 30th Annual Yonkers Chamber Women of Excellence Awards Gala

Winners to be honored at a Special Awards Cocktail Reception on Wednesday, June 5, 2024 and featured in a Special Women of Excellence Electronic Journal.


Business Professional*
This award is presented to a woman who has not only proven herself in business but has encouraged other women to successfully reach their goals.

This award is presented to an entrepreneurial woman who has successfully achieved her business goals.

Above & Beyond
This award is presented to the woman whose community involvement has enriched the lives of many and has contributed to the betterment of the city.

Thomas J. Caramadre, Jr. Humanitarian Award
This award is presented to an individual who has spearheaded an initiative, project or program that has benefited both the business community and the community as a whole. (This award has been established in memory of the late Thomas J. Caramadre, Jr., the former President of the Yonkers Chamber of Commerce.)

*These Categories are limited to Yonkers Chamber of Commerce members only


1. All nominees must live, work or attend school in Yonkers and be 18 years of age or older.
2. Category of nomination must be noted
3. Anyone may submit a nomination form, but they must include their name and phone number for verification.
4. A panel of judges will select those to be honored.
5. Winners must agree to participate in all media publicity and must be present at the reception.
6. All nominations must consist of a completed nomination form, written statement describing the nominee and reason for nomination.
7. All materials sent will remain the property of Women in Business and will not be returned.
8. Awards will be presented at the 30th Annual Gala Awards Cocktail Reception on June 5, 2024.
9. Business Professional and Entrepreneurial Categories (*) are for Chamber members only. 10. Deadline for all entries is March 29, 2024.