It’s time to nominate an outstanding woman for her work in the community.  The YWCA of Alton is seeking nominations for the 26th Women of Distinction Awards to be handed out to honorees on May 5 during at dinner at Lewis and Clark Community College.

A total of 241 women have been honored since the programs inception in 1991.  YWCA of Alton executive director Andrea Lamer says you a little more than a month to get in a nomination: 

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A volunteer panel of judges will select this year’s honorees from nominations made by the public or organizations throughout the counties served by the YWCA of Alton.  To pick up a nomination form, stop by the YWCA on 3rd Street in Alton or go to


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