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Women’s Leadership Council “Take a Walk in Her Shoes”

Virtual Event

December 8, 2020 @ 6:00 pm 7:00 pm

Please Join Us…

Your Home.
A Diversity Dialogue.
Food & Wine from Us.


A Fundraiser to Support ALICE Women, Children and Families

Affected by the Ongoing Pandemic and Economic Crisis


2020 Woman of Distinction Awardee

Maria M. Trusa
CEO, Formé Medical Center and Urgent Care
Author of “I Say No More: Raise Your Voice and Rewrite Your Life”

Maria M. Trusa, an immigrant from the Dominican Republic, was the Executive Director of Scarsdale Medical Group where she worked for over 26 years. During her tenure, she transformed the practice from a six-physician with thirty-five employees to more than forty-five physicians and over two hundred employees. In September 2015, Ms. Trusa joined Formé Medical Center as their CEO bringing with her the vision to help the underserved and uninsured community gain access to affordable, transparent, dignified, and high-quality medical care.


Special Guest     

Mecca E. Mitchell, Esq.
Senior Vice President, Diversity and Community Relations, Westchester Medical Center
Former Chief Diversity Officer for the State of New York

Mecca E. Mitchell, Esq., is the Senior VP of Diversity Inclusion, and Community Engagement for Westchester Medical Center Health Network, and is responsible for building relationships with stakeholders in the diverse communities of the Hudson Valley. In this role, Ms. Mitchell is charged with ensuring all policies and procedures across the hospital network are aligned with diversity and inclusion best practices. Appointed by Governor Cuomo, she previously served as the Chief Diversity Officer for the State of New York, working on initiatives designed to promote workforce diversity and inclusion, and increase Minority & Women Owned Business (MWBE) procurement opportunities.


Moderator 

Elizabeth Bracken-Thompson
Partner, Thompson & Bender
2017 Woman of Distinction Honoree

Elizabeth Bracken-Thompson is a partner of Thompson & Bender. Founded in 1987, the agency is the region’s premier advertising and public relations firm. Liz is responsible for a wide variety of clients including Fortune 500 firms; banks and financial institutions, educational institutions; not-for-profits; hospitals and health care organizations; the travel and hospitality industry; food and beverage sector; senior residential living; commercial real estate developers; environmental and business organizations among others.

Tickets include Virtual Access and a Gratitude Giftbag

Includes wine, mezze tray, and copy of “I Say No More” by Maria Trusa.

Contactless Curbside Pickup


RESERVATIONS MUST BE RECEIVED BY: Tuesday, December 1, 2020 (earlier the better, please!)

For more information, contact Rebecca Snyder at rsnyder@uwwp.org or 914-997-6700 x740.

For $250 Friend listing, preferred format for logo is PNG or JPG; message board limit is 140 characters. Email logos to rsnyder@uwwp.org. Please submit logo or text by 12/2/20.

Tickets and Sponsorship Opportunities

Tickets

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Presenting Sponsor
– Name as “Presented by…” on all promotional materials – Recognition throughout the year with WLC initiatives and at other United Way events – 20 “Gratitude Giftbags” with individual virtual tickets – Opportunity to contribute corporate swag to giftbags and remotely reach audience – 60-second video interview/commercial to be featured on event webpage and social media – Logo included in Sponsor Montage during program – Website attribution/link to company page – Social media recognition
$ 10,000.00
5 available
Premier Sponsor
– Name on all promotional materials – 16 “Gratitude Giftbags” with individual virtual tickets – Opportunity to contribute corporate swag to giftbags and remotely reach audience – 30-second video commercial to be featured on event webpage and social media – Logo included in Sponsor Montage during program – Website attribution/link to company page – Social media recognition
$ 7,500.00
5 available
Patron Sponsor
– Name on all promotional materials – 12 “Gratitude Giftbags” with individual virtual tickets – Opportunity to contribute corporate swag to giftbags and remotely reach audience – 30-second video commercial to be featured on event webpage and social media – Logo included in Sponsor Montage during program – Website attribution/link to company page – Social media recognition
$ 5,000.00
5 available
Supporting Sponsor
– Name on all promotional materials – 8 “Gratitude Giftbags” with individual virtual tickets – Opportunity to contribute corporate swag to giftbags and remotely reach audience – Logo included in Sponsor Montage during program – Social media recognition
$ 2,500.00
5 available
Sustaining Sponsor
– Name on all promotional materials – 4 “Gratitude Giftbags” with individual virtual tickets – Opportunity to contribute corporate swag to giftbags and remotely reach audience – Logo included in Sponsor Montage during program – Social media recognition
$ 1,500.00
10 available
Message Board
Listing or Logo on Message Board during Program (No Giftbag Included)
$ 250.00
Unlimited
Individual Virtual Ticket
– Includes 1 Gratitude Giftbag
$ 125.00
Unlimited

Thank you to our fabulous supporters!

Patron Sponsor

Supporting Sponsors

Sustaining Sponsors