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 2014 Women of Achievement awards are March 30 at the Holiday Inn- University of Memphis. The third volume of WA essays will be for sale and past honorees will be invited to sign the three volumes at a book-signing party at 4 p.m.

The 2014 awards and reception will begin at 5 p.m. Tickets to the reception are $30. Reserve your seats today!


30 days of Women Achievement counts down to 30th annual awards with "pearls."

A local celebration of Women’s History Month begins Saturday March 1st as we launch “30 Days of Women of Achievement.” Each day, we will share the accomplishments of a special woman or group of women – Our “Pearls" – leading to the 30th annual awards program for outstanding Memphis and Shelby County women on March 30.