Congressman Rouda looking to honor deserving women with excellence awards, submission deadline today

In honor of the 100th anniversary of the women’s right to vote (19th Amendment), Congressman Harley Rouda (D-48th) will host the Women of Excellence Awards to Honor Accomplishments of OC Women on Wednesday, Aug. 26.

Congressman Rouda is seeking nominations for women living in his 48th Congressional District in the following categories: Small Business Leader, Environmental Champion, Front Line First Responder Hero, Extraordinary Teacher and Outstanding Community Leader. The deadline for submissions is today, Friday, Aug 14.

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Once selected, the winners and three of their guests will be invited to a Virtual Awards Ceremony with Congressman Rouda at 4:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 26.

So, do you know an incredible woman that you would like to nominate? If so, visit here, fill out and submit the nomination form. Remember, nominations close Friday at 5 p.m.