About Gala

The FWA 60th Anniversary Gala and Women of the Year Awards is the FWA’s premiere event and its most critical fundraiser for the FWA of New York Educational Fund.

This special evening:

  • Honors distinguished women leaders in the private and public sectors for their achievements, leadership and professionalism. For a list of past honorees, please click here.
  • Celebrates the FWA’s mission, Educational Programs, membership, President’s Circle and other Corporate Supporters.
  • Highlights two outstanding FWA mentees representing the FWA’s programs at Baruch College and Murry Bergtraum High School.
  • Benefits the important programs of the FWA of New York Educational Fund.

The Annual Dinner takes place each year in the spring and attracts a high-level of dignitaries and a diverse audience of 600+ executives and professionals from global corporations, professional firms, and leading nonprofits.

Firms support the dinner to:

  • Demonstrate their commitment to cultivating diverse and forward-thinking financial leaders
  • Showcase their companies to both current and prospective clients
  • Network during the reception and dinner
  • Support the FWA of New York Educational Fund.

Tuesday, April 12, 2016

Grand Hyatt New York

42nd Street and Lexington Avenue

5:45 pm Cocktail Reception

7:00 pm Dinner and Awards

Business Attire