Judith Wertheimer

YWCA Spirit of Greenwich Awards Honors Woman Volunteers

Over 300 attendees were present for the 2016 YWCA Spirit of Greenwich Awards on Sept. 28 at the Greenwich Country Club. The event honored 12 outstanding women who exemplify volunteerism and philanthropy in our community. “Strengthening our community is a vital part of the mission of YWCA Greenwich. With the help of community partners, and the selfless contributions of the women we honor tonight, we are making a difference in the lives of all members of our community, and we thank you,” said Mita Spilo, interim President and CEO, YWCA Greenwich. read more...

YWCA Honors Exemplary Women at Annual Spirit Awards

YWCA 2016 Spirit of Greenwich Awards takes place Wednesday, Sept. 28, at the Greenwich Country Club from 5 to 7 p.m. Established in 1993, this award honors women who exemplify volunteerism and philanthropy in our community. Since its inception, more than 150 local women have been honored for their long-term vision, dedication and commitment to enriching the lives of others in our community. The 2016 Spirit Co-Chairs are Nisha Hurst, Lauren Walsh, YWCA Leadership Council Member, Joy Lautenbach and YWCA Board Member, Jane Batkin. read more...

YWCA Old Bags Luncheon Sells Out Once Again

The 11th Annual YWCA Greenwich Old Bags Luncheon at the Belle Haven Club raised funds exclusively for YWCA Domestic Abuse Services. “The proceeds from this wonderful, sold-out event help provide a wide range of free, 24/7 services to thousands of domestic violence victims,” said Adrianne Singer, YWCA President and CEO. “My thanks go out to our Co-Chairs, the entire Old Bags Luncheon Committee and to the concerned, caring women who attended the event,” she continued. read more...