Women’s Resource Center Seeks Nominees for Manatee County Wonder Women

Deadline is Friday, April 6

The three winners will be announced at the Founders’ Legacy Luncheon Thursday, April 26, at the IMG Academy Golf Club.


(Sarasota-Manatee, FL) The Women’s Resource Center seeks nominees for its 2018 Manatee County “Wonder Women.” Ashley Brown, president and CEO of the Women’s Resource Center, explains that “Wonder Women” are “women leaders who have made outstanding contributions in volunteer and/or professional activities in the areas of business, community leadership, education, healthcare, entrepreneurship, or lifetime achievement.” She adds that the women should reside or work in Manatee County. The winners will be announced at the organization’s annual Founders’ Legacy Luncheon on Thursday, April 26, at the IMG Academy Golf Club in Bradenton. To nominate someone, visit MyWRC.org/events/founders-luncheon and fill out the nomination form.

The Founders’ Legacy Luncheon is Thursday, April 26, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., at IMG Academy Golf Club, 4350 El Conquistador Pkwy, Bradenton. Tickets are $40. Sponsorship and table opportunities are also available. For more information or to purchase tickets, contact Kaylea Schule at 941-256-9721 or visit MyWRC.org/Founders.

Last year’s Manatee County Wonder Women were Susie Bowie, executive director of the Manatee Community Foundation; Dr. Jan Pullen, head of school at Saint Stephen’s Episcopal School; and Amanda Horne, co-owner of the Anna Maria Oyster Bar.


About the Women’s Resource Center

For more than 37 years, the Women’s Resource Center has been dedicated to educating, enriching and empowering women of all generations and socioeconomic levels. Today, WRC serves thousands of women and families in Manatee and Sarasota counties. Its vision is to provide unique strategies and programs that strengthen women through life’s transitions and provide balance, confidence and determination, which not only meet their immediate needs, but also provide hope for the future. To learn more, visit www.MyWRC.org.