For the 63rd consecutive year, the Women of Achievement of St. Louis have announced its 2017 winners.
The women to be lauded, according to the award criteria, have "demonstrated outstanding commitment to the betterment of the St. Louis region through voluntary contributions, volunteer leadership and a significant breadth of a volunteer career."
Here is the roster of winners and the area of philanthropy in which they contribute:
Claire Applewhite, educational enrichment; Christine Buck, youth dedication; Adrienne D. Davis, art advocacy; Marlene Hammerman, social justice; Rosemary Hanley, youth services; Margaret Hopkins, community betterment; Kathy Lambert, social enterprise; Elizabeth Mannen, volunteer leadership; Colleen Kelly Starkloff, human welfare; Asha Zimmerman, caring and compassion.
The recipients will be recognized at a luncheon on May 16 at the Ritz-Carlton. For more information, go to woastl.org or call 314-896-4962.
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