Women of Achievement, Inc. was founded in 1984 by a group of women dedicated to
honoring the extraordinary women who have made Memphis and Shelby County better through their lives and accomplishments. The coalition of diverse civic and professional groups and support agencies organizes events to recognize and celebrate these women.
The public is invited. This year's hosts are storyteller Elaine Blanchart, a 2014 WA honoree, and Beverly Robertson, recently retired president of the National Civil Righrts Museum.
The honorees this year:
Courage — Amerah Shabazz-Bridges