Check back for more details on the 2018 event! See below for details on last year’s event.
Thank you to everyone who attended the Junior League of Boca Raton’s 30th Annual Woman Volunteer of the Year (WVOY) Luncheon on Thursday, October 5, at the Boca Raton Resort & Club. The event’s 30th anniversary is celebrated as one of the kickoffs to event season in south Florida. This year, the Junior League is honored to announce the Christine E. Lynn Women’s Health & Wellness Institute as the Award Sponsor and Saks Fifth Avenue Boca Raton as the returning Fashion Show Sponsor. Saks presented a Fall Trends fashion showheadlined by a curated assortment of Cinq à Sept during the luncheon. The exclusive Media Sponsor is Boca Raton Magazine. The Woman Volunteer of the Year Luncheon celebrates outstanding, local women in the community by recognizing nominees from nonprofit organizations throughout Palm Beach County for their dedication and expertise as volunteers. The 2017 Woman Volunteer of the Year Luncheon honored 42 amazing women and their contributions to building a better community. The Honorary Chair is Barbara Schmidt with Kirsten Stanley serving as Chair.
Last year’s Nominees were:
Thank you to our Sponsors:
The 1971 Society, named for the year the JLBR was founded, is a dedicated campaign that supports our mission of developing the potential of women and the mission of the WVOY event, celebrating and recognizing women volunteerism in our community.
Thank you to our 1971 Members:
Lucy Craske Long
Mary Beth Tate