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THE FABULOUS PEOPLE PARTY

THE FABULOUS PEOPLE PARTY

by YWCA Greater Austin
$50 – $100
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Gather Venues

411 W Monroe St.

Austin, TX 78704

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Please join us to celebrate 111 years of the YWCA Greater Austin. The event will be a celebration to honor outstanding Austinites + Austin companies who have been key change makers working to strengthen our community through the advancement of women, civil rights and racial justice. There will be four awards presented during this year’s event: Women of Color Leading Change, Ally, Legacy and #NewRadical. The honorees for each of these awards will be recognized for their outstanding achievements on behalf of all of us who believe that when communities stand together with human dignity at the forefront - all of us benefit.

#NewRadical Finalists

  • Vanessa Fuentes, American Heart Association
  • Holly Kirby, Grassroots Leadership
  • Lindsey K. Leaverton, BB&T
  • Pantsuit Austin
  • Nina Rose Bailey, The R.O.S.E Project

Ally Award Finalists

  • Karl Nichols, E3 Alliance (E3)
  • Ashton Cumberbatch, McGinnis Lochridge
  • Kazique J. Prince, Courage Equity
  • Omar Kadir, Accountant
  • Eric Tang, University of Texas at Austin

Woman of Color Leading Change Finalists

  • Dyana Limon-Mercado, Planned Parenthood Texas Votes (PPTV)
  • Shubhada Saxena, South Asians' International Volunteer Association (SAIVA)
  • Val Benavidez, Texas Freedom Network
  • Raquel Valdez, BCL of Texas
  • Terri Broussard Williams, American Heart Association
  • Monica Maldonado Williams, The New Philanthropists and GivingCity Austin

2018 Legacy Award: City of Austin, Mayor Steve Adler

This is not your typical fundraiser. Thanks to this year’s Presenting Sponsor, Dell Inc. you will enjoy a special live performance by Jane Ellen Bryant, Winner of "Best New Band" and "Best Female Vocalist" at the Austin Music Awards in 2017.

We are also thrilled to have Austin’s own Paella, Tapas and More catering company cooking up their incredible Paella on-site. They have been the official caterer of SXSW, Sounds from Spain event. Enjoy sips , bites and fantastic conversations. Hope to see you at this year’s YWCA Greater Austin’s Fabulous People Party!

Doors open at 6:00. Attire is Austin Cool.

SPECIAL THANKS TO:

Presenting Sponsor | Dell Inc.

Media Sponsor | Austin Woman Magazine

Eliminate Racism Sponsor | H-E-B

Empower Women Sponsor | Gather VenuesImpact Hub AustinMicrosoftOmnibus Creative StudioPaellas, Tapas & More

Social Justice Sponsors | Accounting for ChangeAustin Capital MortgageInSync Solutions LtdKnight Office Solutions

In-Kind Sponsors | Ashley GoudeauAustin's Elite - Event Staff & RentalsIBMjugo austin • My Event Is the Bomb • The Victory Cup • Tito's Handmade Vodka • Hemp360 • BLOC Environmental Solutions • Treaty Oak Distillery • Belle River Marketing • Urban Betty • Frog Pond Distillery • 512 Programmers • Raul Vallejo


Founded in 1907, the YWCA is, not only the first, but the longest serving agency in Central Texas to work to eliminate racism and empower women by promoting the health and safety of women and girls, their economic empowerment and advancement and racial justice and civil rights.

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Mission Statement | The YWCA Greater Austin is dedicated to eliminating racism, empowering women and promoting peace, justice, freedom and dignity for all.

The Fabulous People Party at Gather Venues

411 W Monroe St. , Austin, TX 78704

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