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Zonta Yellow Rose Award Celebration

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The Zonta Club of St. Charles announces the keynote speaker for the 2011 Yellow Rose Award celebration will be Stacy Malkan, co-founder of the Campaign for Safe Cosmetics and author of the award-winning book, “Not Just a Pretty Face: The Ugly Side of the Beauty Industry.”

Ms. Malkan is nationally known for her remarkable work to create awareness about the toxic chemicals in personal care products. She has worked tirelessly at the national forefront to inform legislators, and the public, about the dangers posed to women and children. Ms. Malkan’s organization, the Campaign for Safe Cosmetics is part of the Breast Cancer Fund in San Francisco.

 Event emcee will be Debbie Monterrey, KMOX co-host of “Total Information AM.”   The purpose of the Yellow Rose event is to raise funds for the Zonta Club’s service projects and scholarship fund, including a scholarship established at St. Charles Community College. It is also for the purpose of presenting the annual Yellow Rose Award to a professional woman who exemplifies the values and mission of Zonta international, namely professional achievement and dedication to the advancement of the status of women.

Brenda Fraser January 28, 2011 at 10:41 PM
This is the 4th Annual event and is a great networking event for all who attend and for Vendors in the "Women's Expo Area." New this year is the “Good Guy Award” for outstanding contributions made by a man and for the advancement of the status of women in the community. “We are appreciative of the men in our community who actively work to mentor women and support issues of importance to women. We think it is appropriate to shine some light on positive examples,” said Brynn Palmer, 2011 Event Co-Chair. Nomination forms available at: www.ZontaYellowRose.com
Brenda Fraser May 16, 2011 at 04:48 PM
Yellow Rose Finalists include: Carla Campbell of House of Refuge; Kathy Lambert of Connections to Success; Terri Violet of St. Peters; Donna Weiss of Respond Right; and former mayor Patti York of St. Charles. Good Guy finalists include: Raymond Castile of Suburban Journals; Craig Daily of First Bank; Terry Rodewald of O.A.S.I.S. Food Pantry; and Morton Todd.
Brynn Palmer May 20, 2011 at 07:53 PM
Congratulations to Patti York, 2011 Yellow Rose Award Winner and Raymond Castile, 2011 Good Guy Award Winner, and our outstanding nominees. Special thanks to all who attended and supported our event.

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