Nominations are now being accepted for the 2020 Susan B. Anthony – Women of Influence Awards to recognize women who are making a difference in Kenosha County.

In addition to the coveted Susan B. Anthony Lifetime Achievement Award, which recognizes a woman who has dedicated her life to women’s equality, additional award categories are: Business/Government/Nonprofit; Woman to Watch (Under 40); and Arts/Education.

The deadline for submitting nominations is 5 p.m. on Friday, December 6th.

The awards seek to recognize a woman who:

  • Believes in equity and exemplifies this philosophy.
  • Gives of herself that others might learn, grown, advance and succeed.
  • Provides inspiration through leadership.
  • Serves the Kenosha County community.

The lifetime achievement award is named for Susan B. Anthony, a staunch supporter of equal rights for women. She was a well-known labor leader, publisher and suffragist who worked diligently for women’s equality.

Winners will be honored at a banquet at Madrigrano Marina Shores, 302 58th St., starting at 5 p.m., Friday, March 6th.

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