The deadline to nominate an outstanding woman for the 2013 Hillsborough County Women’s Hall of Fame is fast approaching. Nominations are due on or before 5 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 16, 2012.
The Hillsborough County Commission on the Status of Women will select up to three exceptional women for the 2013 Class of the Women’s Hall of Fame. Inductees may also be honored posthumously.
The Commission on the Status of Women created the Hillsborough County Women’s Hall of Fame in 2011 to recognize women who have made significant contributions to the betterment of life for residents of Hillsborough County in areas such as business, education, philanthropy, military and public service. Thirteen women have now been inducted.
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.