Held on March 12 at the New York Marriott Marquis, the Girls Inc. New York Luncheon - Celebrating Women of Achievement saluted Girls Inc. National Scholars and the Honorees who inspire them to overcome obstacles, break past any barrier that stand in the way of their success. For highlights from the Luncheon, click the links below.
View a full list of 2015 New York Luncheon Honorees, Event Chairs, Host Committee members, and Sponsors.
Soledad O'Brien, Award-Winning Journalist CEO, Starfish Media Group
Judy Vredenburgh, Girls Inc. President & CEO
Judy introduces Chelsea Clinton, Vice Chair of the Clinton Foundation
Sophia shares how her Girls Inc. mentor helped her stay on track to graduate.
Sophia introduces Founder and CEO of Nima Captial, Suna Said-Maslin.
Wiseline talks about how Girls Inc. not only impacted her life but the lives of her sisters.
Wiseline introduces the Vice President of Global Marketing Solutions at Facebook, Carolyn Everson.
Arelly talks about how Girls Inc. taught her that every girl deserves to be safe, respected, and have healthy relationships.
Arelly introduces the Senior Vice President of Administration at Comcast Corporation, Karen Buchholz.
Lori Dickerson Fouché, CEO Prudential Group Insurance, introduces the Girls Inc. Champion for Girls Award recipient.
Robin Klehr Avia, Regional Managing Principal at Gensler, accepts the Girls Inc. Champion for Girls Award.
Vanessa talks about how Girls Inc. inspired her to speak up for others.
Vanessa Introduces Teresa White, President, Aflac U.S.
Katlyn shares how Girls Inc. became her second home.
Katlyn introduces the CEO of Mylan, Heather Bresch.