BOSTON—The Massachusetts Women's Political Caucus is holding its 24th annual Tribute to Abigail Adams awards ceremony this week.
The awards will be given Tuesday night at the Fairmont Copley Plaza to women from Massachusetts whose work or community activism has demonstrated their commitment to equal political, economic, and social rights for women.
This year's honorees are Harvard Business School professor Rosabeth Moss Kanter; Speaker Pro Tempore of the Massachusetts House, Patricia Haddad; Ruth Ellen Fitch, president & CEO of the Dimock Center; Northeastern University professor Jane Edmonds; BNY Mellon Wealth Management regional manager Vicary Graham; and Lauren Baker, founder of Women for Baker.
The caucus is a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization founded to maximize women's participation in the political process.
Online: Massachusetts Women's Political Caucus , http://www.mwpc.org