March 22, 2024       Noon-1:30 p.m.

On Friday, March 22 at Wolferts Roost Country Club, The Women’s Fund of the Capital Region will celebrate and recognize our 2024 Trailblazers and  WERC’s Community Leading Star.

Sponsors and Honorary Committee Members Register Here   


2024 Trailblazers: These outstanding women of achievement have each blazed trails and impacted the lives of women and girls in our community:

     Tabitha Dunn, Director of Domestic Violence Services at Unity House

     Chelly Hegan, LMHC, NCC, President/CEO of Upper Hudson Planned Parenthood


2024 WERC’s Community Leading Star: Through her commitment to community service, she makes a positive impact and is a role model for women of all ages.    

     Barbara Wisnom, CPCC, ORSC, MS, Executive and Leadership Coach


Our honorees will present a panel discussion: Celebrating Our Sheroes. They will share with us stories about heroines in their lives - women who have influenced us - in a conversation moderated by Benita Zahn, MS, DPS, NBC-HWC, 

Our Honorary Committee Chair is Maggie Fronk, a Women's Fund 2017 Trailblazer.

A scholarhip recipient will share her inspiring story, including how The Women's Fund scholarship has helped her achieve her goals.

Doors open at 11:00 a.m. for people to socialize and bid on our Silent Auction. Luncheon and program go from noon to 1:30 p.m.


Honorary Committee Registration


By Mail

Responses received by December 8, 2023 will be recognized in the printed invitation and at the luncheon. Responses received after this date will be recognized at the luncheon.

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