Thank you so much for considering a donation to be auctioned at our annual
fundraiser, Tribute to Women of Achievement in Northwest Georgia. We are a
501(c)(3) organization and our Federal ID number is 58-0617782.
The event will be held on March 15, 2013 at the Cobb Galleria Centre. Community
and business leaders from Cobb, Cherokee and Paulding Counties will be invited to
the event. We expect over 500 individuals to attend.
We will be auctioning purses, airline tickets and other items. Please consider
making a tax-deductible donation to benefit the YWCA of Northwest Georgia.
We hope to have all donation commitments as soon as possible, but must have all
auction items in hand by March 8, 2013.
About Tribute to Women of Achievement
The Tribute to Women of Achievement was created to honor women in our
communities who have demonstrated sustained excellence, exemplary achievement
and creativity in their chosen profession, have demonstrated professional and
community leadership, have provided assistance in helping other women achieve, and
have demonstrated qualities which would encourage others to view her as a role
About the YWCA
The YWCA main office is located in Marietta. Our vision is a community free of
domestic violence and sexual assault. We are committed to delivering programs and
services that increase the awareness and reduce the occurrence of domestic
violence and sexual assault in our community.
We operate the only domestic violence shelter in Cobb County and are the only non-
profit partnering with law enforcement, the DA’s office and WellStar Health
System to provide emergency services and outreach to victims of sexual assault in
Cobb, Cherokee and Paulding counties. We provide emergency shelter for these
victims, case management, counseling, legal advocates assisting with obtaining
temporary protective orders, and transitional housing where the women and
children can stay for up to two years.