Annual Salute to Women in Sports
Sponsored by the Women's Sports Foundation
For more than 35 years, the we have helped advance the lives of girls and women through sports and physical activity. For 32 years, we have been honoring the best of the best in women’s sports while raising funds to support our mission at the Annual Salute to Women in Sports Awards Gala.
We are proud to announce that this year’s Annual Salute now has a new date and location! This year the event will take place on Wednesday, October 19, 2011, at the historical Cipriani Wall Street in New York City.
Wednesday, October 19, 2011
6:00 p.m. Cocktail Receptions and Super Silent Auction
7:00 p.m. Dinner and Program
Cipriani Wall Street, New York City
Hosted by sports broadcaster, Bonnie Bernstein
ANNIKA Inspiration Award
2010 Recipient: Caitlin Baker
Billie Jean King Contribution Award
2010 Recipient: Launny Steffens
Wilma Rudolph Courage Award
2010 Recipient: Amy Palmiero-Winters
Sportswoman of the Year Award - Individual
2010 Recipient: Yuna Kim
Sportswoman of the Year Award - Team
2010 Recipient: Katie O'Donnell
In addition to the annual award categories, we will pay a special tribute to the Pac-12 recognizing it for 25 years of women’s athletics.
What We Do
NCRW is a network of leading university and community based research, policy, and advocacy centers with a growing global reach dedicated to advancing rights and opportunities for women and girls. We also have a Corporate Circle comprised of senior diversity professionals from leading U.S. and global member companies and a Presidents Circle of college and university leaders who share our commitment. NCRW harnesses the collective power of its network to provide knowledge, analysis, and thought leadership on issues ranging from reducing women’s poverty to building a critical mass of women’s leadership across sectors.