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Announcing Last Call for 2023 Women of Wonder Award Nominations; Deadline Extended Until June 30

06/14/2023 | Media Contact: David Zuba, Public Relations Manager and Copywriter | (609) 343-4933
Women of Wonder Awards 2023 at The Flanders Hotel in Ocean City NJ

MAYS LANDING — The Cape May County Women’s Commission, in collaboration with the Atlantic Cape Community College Foundation, is announcing a last call for nominations for the 2023 Women of Wonder (WOW) Award, which will be announced on Thursday, November 2 at The Flanders Hotel in Ocean City, NJ.

The WOW Award recognizes influential women in Cape May County for their outstanding and selfless dedication to helping others reach their full potential. A WOW Award recipient should possess leadership qualities, be dedicated, hardworking and civic minded. She should be an advocate for her neighbors and community, while having a wide and encompassing, far-reaching network of colleagues, coworkers, family and friends.

The outstanding leader would, in her capacity and as a WOW Award recipient, share the enthusiasm to reach the goals of the Cape May County Women’s Commission Annual Scholarship Fundraising event in advocating for education, uplifting other young women in order to assist them in furthering their goals and educational dreams.

All WOW Award nominees should meet the criteria and inspirational profile by being a female resident of Cape May County; have had a demonstrable positive impact on the lives of residents in Cape May County; be recognized as an outstanding leader and/or role model in civic, business, industry, education, public service or in other sectors of the local community; and must commit to attending the luncheon awards event on November 2.

Individual tickets to this year’s awards ceremony are available for $50 and a table of 10 for $450. A variety of sponsorship and advertising opportunities are also available.

Last year’s event raised $12,100 for the Women of Wonder Scholarship Endowment to support students studying at Atlantic Cape.

If you know someone who you think is a Woman of Wonder, please nominate them today. All nominations must be submitted by Friday, June 30. For more information about the award, the online nomination form and a list of previous award recipients, please visit For event questions, please contact Kristin Jackson at or (609) 463-3621.

For more information, visit the Atlantic Cape Community College Foundation at  and the Cape May County Women’s Commission at

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About Atlantic Cape Community College Foundation


Atlantic Cape established the Foundation in 1978 as a 501(c)3 nonprofit charity to build a broad base of financial support for its programs and services. Foundation members are drawn from local industry and small businesses and represent a broad cross-section of active leaders in the community. The Foundation has raised more than $5 million for scholarships, Foundation operations and to enhance academic programs and the campus environment. Annually, the Foundation provides nearly $600,000 for institutional scholarships, grants and emergency help.


About the Cape May County Women’s Commission


The Cape May County Women’s Commission is dedicated to providing a forum to increase the participation of county women and consulting with other groups and/or government agencies in order to propose programs that foster equality, achievement, and justice. The Commission is passionate about studying the needs, problems, capabilities, interests, and concerns of Cape May County women and girls.