Calling all 119th District Residents: Nominate a Remarkable Woman Who's Made a Positive Impact in Our Community

Today, Assemblywoman Marianne Buttenschon (D-C Marcy) is pleased to announce the upcoming 6th Annual Women of Distinction award ceremony, scheduled for Friday, March 8th. This event, held in honor of Women's History Month, aims to celebrate the remarkable contributions of women in the Mohawk Valley who unwaveringly strive to make a positive difference in their communities.

Nominees must reside in the 119th Assembly District, which includes the city of Rome and Utica and the towns, Holland Patent, Floyd, Marcy, New York Mills, Oriskany, Stittville, Whitesboro, and Yorkville.

Partnering with The Genesis Group, Assemblywoman Buttenschon is eager to recognize and honor the extraordinary women who embody the spirit of service and dedication. These individuals exemplify leadership, compassion, and commitment, going above and beyond to support and uplift those around them.

"I am thrilled to once again host the Women of Distinction Awards, a cherished tradition that allows us to shine a spotlight on the incredible women who inspire us all," remarked Assemblywoman Buttenschon. "I extend my heartfelt gratitude to The Genesis Group for their invaluable partnership in honoring these outstanding individuals and showcasing their invaluable contributions to our community."

The Women of Distinction award ceremony serves as a reminder of the profound impact that women have on shaping our society and fostering positive change. Through this event, Assemblywoman Buttenschon aims to express gratitude and admiration for the unwavering efforts of these extraordinary women, whose dedication serves as a beacon of hope and inspiration for us all.

Assemblywoman Buttenschon is accepting nominations through Friday, March 1st. To nominate a woman who has made a difference in your life or the lives of others, please fill out the online nomination form at:

Thank you for your participation in recognizing the outstanding women in our community. Your nominations help us celebrate their invaluable contributions and inspire others to continue making a positive impact.