YWCA Bethlehem celebrated 90 years of working to eliminate racism, empower women and promote peace, justice, freedom and dignity for all at our Annual Meeting and 90th Anniversary Celebration on Thursday, August 17, 2017.
Featured Speaker was Joetta Clark Diggs, four-time Olympian who has made an indelible impact in sports and business. Today, she is the author of Joetta’s “P” Principles for Success: “Life Lessons Learned from Track & Field,” president of Joetta Sports & Beyond, LLC and the executive director of the Joetta Clark Diggs Sports Foundation, Inc.
Joetta spends her time delivering high-energy motivational seminars to athletic programs, businesses and other organizations across the country. She also works diligently raising funds to provide free fitness, track & field camps and life skills programs for children throughout the country.
YWCA Bethlehem honored the following individuals in 2017:
Karen Shoemaker and Charles Everett, Jr., Vision Award
Shelley Brown, Women’s Empowerment Award
Sarah Trimmer, Fundraising for a Cause Award
Christina Smale and Anna Holmes, 10 Year YWCA Staff Service Award
YWCA Bethlehem 91st Annual Business Meeting will be held on August 16, 2018