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In the Company of Women 2017

Celebrate the strength, courage, and spirit of women and their extraordinary achievements

The 19th annual In the Company of Women benefit luncheon celebrates the strength, courage, and spirit of women and their extraordinary achievements. In addition to a dynamic keynote, this signature event includes the 38th annual Tribute to Women & Industry Awards (TWIN), recognizing outstanding professional women in San Diego.

In the Company of Women raises critical funds for YWCA of San Diego County and our transformational domestic violence and homelessness programs.

Keynote Speaker

Three-time Grammy Award-winning singer, activist, and humanitarian Angélique Kidjo electrifies audiences around the world with the strength of her voice, the power of her words, and the intensity of her performance. Inspired by her valiant triumphs and recent memoir, Spirit Rising, Angélique will inspire you to live your dreams through an empowering keynote address and invigorating musical performance. Learn more in her full bio.

Event Details

Tuesday, April 25, 2017 | 12PM - 1:45PM
Hilton San Diego Bayfront
Registration: 11AM – 12PM
VIP Meet & Greet: 11AM – 12PM
TWIN Awards and Keynote: 12PM – 1:45PM

Tables & Tickets

Table of 10: $1,500
Individual ticket: $150

Purchase tickets

Call 619.239.0355 x225 to make your purchase via phone.

TWIN Awards

The Tribute to Women & Industry Awards (TWIN) recognize women in a managerial, executive or leadership role for their outstanding achievements. TWIN honorees are inducted into a longstanding, prestigious group that has honored women since 1980. Please submit your online TWIN nomination form by Friday, April 7. Honorees and their organizations will be recognized throughout the event, and the Mentor, Humanitarian, and Visionary awards will be announced live.

TWIN Nominations


In the Company of Women welcomes a multitude of philanthropists, community leaders, and business professionals from major corporations, mid-sized companies, and small businesses throughout the region. Attended by a dynamic and dedicated group of supporters, this event is an ideal opportunity for guests and sponsors alike to connect with colleagues across multiple industries. To learn more, download our sponsorship packet or contact Gavon Morris at gmorris@ywcasandiego.org or 619.239.0355 x216.

Sponsorship info

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Sponsorship Opportunities
TWIN Nomination Form
2016 TWIN Honorees
2015 TWIN Honorees
2016 Event Photos

2015 Event Photos

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