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2016 WLI Gala Honoree
Jamie Wintz McKeon, 2016 Women’s Leadership Initiative Award recipient

Women’s Leadership Initiative Award

The Women’s Leadership Initiative Award was created by the Women’s Leadership Initiative Committee in memory of Stuart Agins, a one-time member of United Way of Southeastern Pennsylvania’s Board of Directors. Each year, the award is presented to a community leader who has committed her time, talent and energy to the work of United Way and the communities we serve.

Past honorees include:

  • Jamie Wintz McKeon - 2016
  • Dr. Lorina Marshall-Blake - 2015
  • Karen Dougherty Buchholz - 2014
  • Mary Stengel Austen – 2013
  • Blondell Reynolds Brown – 2012
  • Charisse R. Lillie – 2011
  • Laurada Byers – 2010
  • Terry D’Alessandro – 2009
  • Molly Shepard – 2008
  • Lynn Honickman – 2007
  • Carole Haas Gravagno – 2006
  • Harriett G. Weiss – 2005
  • Stuart Agins (posthumously) – 2004