October 30, 2020    12:15PM-1:00PM   

Women’s Fund Celebration: Women at the Heart of the Pandemic Response, Thursday Oct. 29th

Online, Register below

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Women at the Heart of the Pandemic Response

TODAY!  October 29th

ZOOMLINK FOR EVENT Thursday October 29th at 12:15pm-1pm:


Hear how our community is addressing these challenges! A fast-paced 45 minute virtual event for all!

Keynote speaker: Sue Dale-Hall, Executive Director, Child Development Council

Celebrate 2020 Laura Holmberg Awardee: Ana Ortiz, pictured below with her children 

Holmberg Award Media Release

Ana Ortiz October 2020Ana Ortiz with her children October 2020

Welcome from Women’s Fund Chair: Stacey Murphy

Remarks on Why I Give: Alice Moore

And more! Join an amazing gathering of passionate people dedicated to making a difference in the lives of women in Tompkins County.

Women’s Fund Advisory Committee welcomes women and men to our virtual October 29, 2020 celebration.   Free, all are welcome.  [SCROLL DOWN TO REGISTER]   Zoom link will be emailed upon registration.

Donations to the Women’s Fund help further important work to help women and families.  In lieu of purchasing a lunch ticket, bring your lunch, and make a gift that will benefit women and girls in Tompkins County!  Please donate, if you are able.

She Inspires Me:

Annually this luncheon has repeatedly been about the inspiring speakers, meeting women doing amazing work, networking and connections – please help make this virtual event as moving as possible by sharing a photo of someone that has inspired you (sample below)!  You are invited to share a photo of yourself and a woman who has been an inspiration to YOU. Your picture will be shared in a Women Who Inspire Us Montage during this celebratory program.

Murphy She Inspires Me

Please include the name (and the relationship) of the individuals who are in your photo. Example: my first grade teacher, Gramma, my neighbor for 25 years, aunt, coach, etc. Your photo can include both of you, or perhaps you holding a photograph of her; inspire us with your creativity.  Photo submission deadline: October 22, by email to

Thank you to our sponsors who without their support this event would not happen:

Bousquet Holstein PLLC

Illume Projects

Murphy Grant Consulting

Tompkins Trust Company

Travis Hyde

Warren Real Estate

Rasa Spa

In-Kind Sponsors:

Well Said Media


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