4th Annual “Women Who Make A Difference Awards” presented by the Junior League of Miami.
The Fourth Annual Women Who Make a Difference Awards Luncheon was held on Saturday, March 5th aboard RCCL’s Navigator of the Seas, raising over $60,000 for Junior League of Miami’s signature projects to help at-risk women, children and families. Five incredible women were honored: Georgie Angones, of the Florida Bar Foundation and Miami Children’s Hospital; Paula Brockway Volunteer and Philanthropist; Karen Fryd, of the South Florida Youth Foundation; Sharon Langer of Legal Aid and Clara Pascal of Universal Aid for Children. Co-chaired by Alise Johnson and Michelle Ramirez-Patricios, the event featured a champagne reception, hors d’oeuvres, a seated lunch and a fabulous ice skating show. Committee members were Christina Urena, J.J. Snow, Sara Conde, Melisa Mendez Chantres, Rachel Denis, Karen Katz, Sheryl Shoup, Kara Wells, Lori Tashman-Corrada, Melanie Gutierrez, Linda Salup-Schmidt, Bonnie Young, Meredith Olavarria, and Teresa Ebbs. The event’s sponsors included Royal Caribbean International, Zumpano Patricios & Winker, P.A., Montica Jewelry and Orchids by Jamie.