Bloomington/Normal Association for Women in Communications Annual Crystal Awards Banquet and Fundraiser

Event Details

Date(s) & Time(s)::

May 5, 2011 at 6:00 PM until 9:00 PM

Location: Parke Hotel and Conference Center in Bloomington



Event Description

April 5, 2011 Updated Apr 5, 2011 at 9:54 AM CDT

The Bloomington-Normal Chapter of the Association for Women in Communications (AWC) announces its annual Crystal Awards Banquet and Fundraiser, scheduled from 6 PM to 9 PM on Thursday, May 5, 2011, at the Parke Hotel and Conference Center in Bloomington.

The Crystal Awards celebrates the accomplishments of both female and male communicators in the community, presenting awards for Outstanding Communication Professional, Outstanding Speaker, and the Emily Valluri Professional Development Award. Members of the Bloomington-Normal community are cordially invited to attend. Semi-formal attire is suggested.

One outstanding area college student will receive a scholarship and grants will be awarded to professionals for continuing their development in the communications field. In addition, up to three awards will be presented to AWC Members who have made notable contributions to the chapter.

This year’s ceremony includes a banquet dinner, cash bar, silent auction, and a message from keynote speaker Jenny Li Fowler (formerly of WEEK), Public Relations Specialist at State Farm Insurance Company.

For more information or to receive an electronic invitation to the Crystal Awards, send your request to

Ticket prices: AWC Members and AWC Nominees, $35; Non-members, $40; Community Nominees $25; Students, $25.

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