The American Red Cross recently introduced 11 outstanding women leaders who will be receiving the Sara Hopkins Woodruff Spectrum Awards for Women during a luncheon on Mar. 5, 2013 at the InterContinental Miami Hotel.
The honorees serve as exceptional examples of the humanitarian principles of the American Red Cross: Humanity, Impartiality, Independence, Unity, Neutrality, Universality and Voluntary Service.
“Spectrum” refers to the impact these women have on a broad scope of community life and also reflects the spectrum of cultures represented in our community.
The 2013 Sara Hopkins Woodruff Spectrum Award for Women honorees are:
BlueCross BlueShield of Florida Philanthropy Award, Irene Korge;
Rosalind Ludwig Chairmen’s Award, Jeanett Slesnick;
Cervera Real Estate Ambassador Award, Penny Shaffer;
Bank of America Cultural Award, Kathryn Q. Mikesell;
J. N. McArthur Foundation Education Award, Mary Young;
Mercantil Commercebank Entrepreneurial Award, Olga M. Ramudo;
Baptist Health South Florida Healthcare Award, Sabrina Cohen;
Greater Miami & The Beaches Hotel Association Hospitality Award, Julie Grimes;
The Ethel and W. George Kennedy Family Foundation Volunteerism Award, Patricia Robbins; Barbara Nelson Red Cross Service Award, Janelle Patty, and
Swanee and Paul DiMare Youth Award, Marina Bryant.
To purchase tickets for the Mar. 5 luncheon, or for more information on the Spectrum Awards, contact Kenia Tedesco at 305-728-2512 or send email to Kenia.Tedesco@redcross.org