Congratulations to WOWI for receiving the 2017 Women's History Award of Distinction!
Islip Town Supervisor Angie Carpenter and the members of the Islip Town Board recently participated in the Town’s annual Women’s History Awards ceremony. March is national Women’s History Month, and each year the Town uses the occasion to honor women in the community who have made an impact in the lives of others.
“All of these women being honored at this ceremony have left an indelible mark upon our community,” said Supervisor Angie Carpenter. “Their achievements have inspired others to become involved in community service organizations, and countless lives have been improved because of their actions.”
The recipients of the 2017 Women’s History Awards are:
• Bernadette Burns
• Linda Bohlsen
• Rev. Helen Wilk
• Jeanette Feminella
• Jessica Rosati
• WOWI (Women of
West Islip), with Tracey
the leadership of the organization.