Wednesday 30 November 2022
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City Seeking Nominations for 2016 Woman of the Year

By Staff


women of the yearThe City of Syracuse’s Commission for Women is seeking nominations for the Woman of the Year Award.

Mayor Stephanie Miner, and the Syracuse Commission for Women, have presented the award annually to a woman in the community who  has demonstrated her commitment to community service, served as a role model for other women, and enhanced the lives of city residents, according to officials. This is the sixth year the award has been presented.

“Our community is gifted with many women who are dedicated to improving the lives of their neighbors, and I am honored to recognize one of these leaders each year,” Mayor Miner stated. “From educators to entrepreneurs, accutane private citizens and public servants, we are lucky to have these women involved in the city of Syracuse, contributing to civic life every day.”

Nominations are due in the mayor’s office before the close of business Friday, March 18.

In addition, the award ceremony will take place at 5 p.m. in the Atrium at City Hall Commons March 31, as a capstone celebration for Women’s History Month.

Interested individuals may send nominations to Maria Ferrara, director of constituent Ssrvices at, or by mail to:

Syracuse Commission for Women
Attn: Maria Ferrara
Mayor’s Office, City Hall
East Washington Street, Suite 203
Syracuse, New York 13202

Visit for additional information regarding the commission, or to download a nomination form.