Awards and Recognition 

GFWC Florida honors and recognizes its volunteers and clubs at its annual convention held every spring.

Women’s Club award winners – 2019

  • Lois B. Perkins Award for Most Outstanding Club – GFWC North Pinellas Woman’s Club
    • Most Outstanding Club – Category 1 – GFWC Greater West Palm Beach Woman’s Club
    • Most Outstanding Club – Category 2 – GFWC Coral Springs Woman’s Club
    • Most Outstanding Club – Category 3 – GFWC Woman’s Club of Welaka
    • Most Outstanding Club – Category 4 – GFWC Woman’s Club of Palatka
    • Most Outstanding Club – Category 5 – GFWC North Pinellas Woman’s Club
  • Volunteer of the Year – Kathy Adams Pacheco
  • Outstanding Chairman – — Kelly Holmes, Credentials Chairman and Legislation & Public Policy Chairman
  • President’s Gold Star Outstanding Chairman Award – Sheryl Molter, GFWC Florida State Meetings Chairman
  • Outstanding District Director – Theresa Crockett, District 4
  • Full List of 2019 Award Winners

Junior Women’s Club award winners – 2019

  • Mary Clark Award for Most Outstanding Junior Club – GFWC Junior Woman’s Club of Lakeland
    • Emmy Winner – Category 1 – GFWC Pasco Junior Woman’s Club
    • Emmy Winner – Category 2 – GFWC Junior Woman’s Club of Lakeland
    • Emmy Winner-  Category 3 – GFWC Plant City Junior Woman’s Club
  • Charlotte Meeds Smith – Junior Volunteer of the Year – Jenny Rubin, GFWC New Tampa Junior Woman’s Club, District 8
  • Outstanding Junior Chairman -Monique Allnutt, Registration Chairman
  • Ginny Winsemann Outstanding Junior District Director – Cheryl Van Buren, District 7
  • Full List of 2019 Award Winners
  • Updated List of 2019 Award Winners announced Sept. 2019 -Women’s Clubs
  • 2019 Junior Honor Score totals

Unity in Diversity Award – District Director Candi Aubin & Junior District Director Lauren Hayman, District 3

LEADS Winner — Metris Batts Coley, GFWC Miami Woman’s Club, District 11
LEADS Alternate — Stephanie Vasbinder, GFWC Jupiter Tequesta Junior Woman’s Club, District 10

GFWC Awards & Certificates 

GFWC also honors and recognizes its volunteers, clubs and state federations at its annual convention held every year in the summer.  GFWC Florida brought home many honors for 2018.  The 2019 awards have not yet been announced.