Women of Excellence

Women of Excellence

Women of Excellence - 105.3 WDAS honors phenomenal women all over the tri-state area with our 7th Annual Women of Excellence Luncheon presented by Xfinity!


7th Annual WDAS Women of Excellence Luncheon

105.3 WDAS is honoring phenomenal women all over the Tri-State area and representing to you the 7th Annual WDAS Women of Excellence Luncheon presented by Xfinity!

Saturday, April 15, 2023 @ Live! Casino and Hotel Philadelphia - 900 Packer Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19148

Now introducting this year's LEGEND AWARD honoree, the one and only...MC Lyte!

Honorees include:
Sharrie Williams, Co-Anchor of 6abc Action News at 5 & Action News at 10 on PHL17
Aja Graydon Dantzler, Singer & Songwriter - Kindred the Family Soul
Vanesse Lloyd Sgambati, CEO/Founder of The African American Children's Book Project (AACBP)
Dr. Edith Mitchell, Oncologist, Researcher & 116th President of the National Medical Association at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
Rev. Dr. Lorina Marshall Blake, President of the Independence Blue Cross Foundation and VP of Community Affairs at Independence Blue Cross

Plus performances by PJ Morton, SiR, and Dominique Hammons!

Our Local Sheroes include:
Elleanor Jean-Hendley:TV Emmy winning journalist and is the founder of Teenshop, Inc, a nationally-recognized nonprofit weekend program that prepares “girls with goals” for college and careers
Veronica Joyner:Founder and Chief Administrative Officer of The Mathematics, Civics and Sciences Charter School of Philadelphia, Inc.
Desiree Tillman-Langford:Founder of Nayaz Variety, the #1 Mobile Store for Assisted Living Communities.
Lenore Sears-Gay: aka Super Nurse! She is a nurse and medical care foster parent known for going the extra mile when it comes to the care for her patients.

Tickets are $125 per ticket and include lunch, discounted parking and no hidden fees!

Check back here or listen to WDAS to catch the Trailblazing Award Nominees


Live! Casino & Hotel Philadelphia
900 Packer Ave.,
Philadelphia, PA 19148


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