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One Woman Makes a Difference 2016


On Tuesday, October 4, 2016 over 400 people attended CWEALF's annual awards dinner One Woman Makes a Difference at the Aqua Turf Club in Plantsville, CT. The event celebrated the contributions of women to the personal and professional lives of women and girls in Connecticut. Make sure to follow CWEALF on Facebook and sign up for our e-news for event pictures and updates. Thank you to all of our generous sponsors, hosts, event volunteers and participants for making this event a huge success! 

2016 One Woman Makes a Difference Honorees with CWEALF Executive Director Kate C. Farrar

L to R: Marsha Anastasia, Patricia Wrice, Elsa Núñez , Keri Hoehne and Rachel Goldberg (seated)


 Thank you to our returning Leadership Sponsor Day Pitney! 

Day Pitney LLP


Advocate Sponsors

Eastern Connecticut State University

Goodwin College

Hartford Steam Boiler Inspection and Insurance Company

 CT AFL-CIO & John J. Driscoll United Labor Agency


Equality Sponsors

Compass Benefits, Inc.

I.U.O.E. Local 478

Liberty Bank Foundation

Livingston, Adler, Pulda, Meiklejohn, & Kelly, PC

Pitney Bowes

Pullman & Comley LLC

UAW Region 9A


Justice Sponsors



Congress of Connecticut Community Colleges (the 4Cs)

Cohen and Wolf, P.C.

Connecticut Bar Association

Connecticut Economic Resource Center, Inc. (CERC)

Connecticut Employment Lawyers Association, Inc.

Friends of the Girls Scouts of CT 

Gallo & Robinson, LLC

Morgan Stanley Wealth Management

National Association of Women Lawyers

Operation Fuel, Inc.

Quinnipiac University

Robinson & Cole LLP

Statewide Legal Services

True Colors, Inc.

UFCW International Region 1

Universal Health Care Foundation of Connecticut


Community Sponsors

Anne Stanback

Czepiga Daly Pope

Graff Public Solutions, LLC

Jackson Lewis P.C.

Partnership for Strong Communities 

The Discovery Center

The Ethel Walker School

The Law Offices of Carmina K. Tessitore

The O'Neil Law Firm, PC.

University of Connecticut Law School Foundation




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