The Hillsborough County Commission on the Status of Women is now accepting nominations for the 2013 Class of the Hillsborough County Women’s Hall of Fame. Up to three outstanding women will be selected. Inductees may also be honored posthumously.
The Women’s Hall of Fame was created in 2011 to honor and celebrate the achievements of local women who have made significant contributions in areas such as business, education, philanthropy, military and public service for the betterment of life for residents of Hillsborough County. Thirteen women have now been inducted.
Nominations are due on or before 5 p.m. on November 16, 2012. The induction ceremony will be held March 28, 2013, at the Tampa Convention Center.
About the Commission of the Status of Women
The Commission on the Status of Women is comprised of 13 members and was created by the Hillsborough County Board of County Commissioners on April 16, 2003, to advise the Board, County administration, the community, and all agencies and persons in Hillsborough County with respect to matters pertaining to the status of women.