OCCSW Okaloosa County Commission on the Status of Women

OCCSW Celebrating 20 Years

2014 Okaloosa County Women's Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony

  • Tuesday, August 26th at 7 PM.
  • Ceremony will be held at the Student Services Center, NWFSC, Niceville campus.
  • Please check back mid May for online application.
  • Application deadline is July 18 at 5 PM.

2013 Women's Hall of Fame Honorees

Mary Burnette
Education Award

Rogene Anchors Hasty
Pioneer Award

Sara "Sam" Seevers
Contemporary Award

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Okaloosa County Women's Hall of Fame

Okaloosa County Women's Hall of Fame is sponsored by the Okaloosa County Commission on the Status of Women (OCCSW) and held in conjunction with Womens Equality Day.

The Okaloosa County Women's Hall of Fame recognizes and honors women who through their lives and efforts make significant contributions and quality-of-life improvements.

Nominations are accepted annually in July and are inducted in August.

Award Criteria

  • Anyone (person or organization) may make nomination
  • Nominees must be Floridian either by birth or by permanent residency and domicile
  • Nominees must be living
  • Nominations must be received in the Commission office by close of deadline date.

The following criteria are utilized in reviewing and judging the nominations:

  • The nominee gives freely and unselfishly by volunteering her or his time to community activities;
  • The nominee inspires others and acts as a role model;
  • The nominee has a positive impact on the direction and success of community projects, programs or individuals;
  • The nominee improves the lives of others.

Okaloosa County Women's Hall of Fame OCCSW Commissioner Contact:

  • Email: hof@occsw.org
  • Chair: Amy McBride 850.217.9067
  • Committee: Monica Talley

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Annual Hall of Fame Banquet Lunch

The FWB Chamber sponsors a yearly banquet lunch to honor the members of the OCCSW Hall of Fame.

For additional information, please call Jeanne Rief at 850.685.8027.

NWFSC

Okaloosa County Women's Hall of Fame Sponsorships

$100

$250

$500

$1,000

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