Women of Distinction



Nominations Have Begun!

The Women of Distinction Awards gala will be held at the Cape Coral Yacht Club. It is time to nominate those amazing Ladies Leading Right whom you believe should be recognized. Complete our simplified online form below.



Highlights from 2017 Women of Distinction

Meet the Six Women of Distinction and the Woman of the Year

WOD Finalists

Women of Distinction from left to right;  Karen Ramos accepted on behalf of Sally Jackson, Shannon Treece, Mary Hess, Connie Ramos-Williams, Robin Dawn Ryan, Rana Erbrick. Center: Woman of the Year, Connie Ramos-Williams

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Community Awards Program

Mission:  To honor and celebrate Women of Distinction throughout Lee County.

Who is eligible:  Any Lee County woman who exhibits leadership, teamwork, integrity, compassion and dedication to her community in her field of expertise and is a registered Republican.  Many of us give back to our communities through our time, talent and incredible efforts.  Here are the categories:

  • Business
  • Education
  • Healthcare
  • Hometown Hero
  • Creative Artist/Media/Actress
  • Politicial/Elected Leader

From these six finalists, one will be crowned Woman of the Year.

Additional honors will be awarded for:

  • Humanitarian of Distinction
  • Junior Woman of Distinction (under 21)

Award Ceremony:  On Friday, April 6 we will announce winners in six categories and the Woman of the Year at Cape Coral Yacht Club Center, 5819 Driftwood Pkwy, Cape Coral, FL. 33904 at 6 pm.   Tickets are available for $50 at our Women Of Distinction Page.  Please encourage the nominees to invite their family and friends.

The fastest/easiest way to nominate your Woman of Distinction is by our simple online form. Please click the link below and nominate as many leading ladies as you would like to see recognized.


Download nomination form and instructions below. Email completed form to rerbrick1@gmail.com.




There are many ways to be part of this prestigous event. Sponsorship opportunities are one way to support the ladies leading right in your community!


W.O.D. Sponsorship Letter                     W.O.D. Sponsorship Packages