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One Woman Makes a Difference 

Join CWEALF on Tuesday, October 2nd from 6:00pm – 9:00pm at the Aqua Turf Club for our annual awards dinner celebrating CWEALF’s 45th Anniversary. The evening is a celebration of women who make a difference in the lives of women and girls in Connecticut!

Find sponsorship, host committee and advertising opportunities by clicking here or by contacting Chris Casey at or 860.698.6267 for more information. 

For our 45th Anniversary Celebration, we are thrilled to have, as our special guest emcee, Teresa Younger, President and CEO of the Ms. Foundation for Women. 


2018 One Woman Makes a Difference Honorees


45th Anniversary Event Emcee 


Host Committee

Aurora Women & Girls Foundation

Mary Barneby

Jennifer Brown & Ian Ayres

Community Foundation of Eastern Connecticut

Karen DeMeola & Jessica Hockla

Bonnie Edmondson

Gina Federico 

Kate Haakonsen

Gallo & Robinson 

Leslie Lyte

Secretary of the State Denise W. Merrill

Alice Pritchard & Dana Bugl 

Judith Rudge

Lynne Tapper

Teresa Younger

Planned Parenthood of Southern New England 

Women's March Connecticut


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