Join Girl Scouts Volunteer Now

Special Events

Purchase your ticket for the 2014 Women of Distinction Luncheon
in New Orleans on November 7

WoD_Sponsorship14_Page_1Girl Scout alumnae, volunteers, and friends of Girl Scouting are invited to attend Girl Scouts Louisiana East’s 2014 Women of Distinction Awards Luncheon presented by Winn-Dixie on Friday, November 7, from 12 to 1 p.m. at the Audubon Tea Room in New Orleans with a VIP Champagne reception beginning at 11 a.m. Event chairs are Elizabeth Stoner and Stephanie Osborne, and sponsors include: Winn Dixie, Platinum Sponsor; Albemarle Foundation, Valero, Gold Sponsors; First NBC Bank, Peoples Health, Silver Sponsors; Linda Law Clark; Dr. Walter M. Kimbrough, President, Dillard University; Louisiana Lottery; Northwestern Mutual Financial; Total Graphics & Printing, Whitney Bank, Bronze Sponsors. Click here for sponsorship opportunities available.

Tickets are $50 per person for the luncheon, or $75 for champagne reception and luncheon. A reserve table of 10 for the reception and luncheon is $750. All proceeds are going to support the Girl Scout Leadership Experience in southeast Louisiana. Click here to purchase your tickets online.

kiki-sizedMrs.GayleBenson-sizedgooch-sizedSally-Ann Roberts-sized

The 2014 Women of Distinction include: Kiki Baker Barnes, Director of Athletics, Dillard University; Gayle Benson, Philanthropist and Wife of New Orleans Saints and New Orleans Pelicans owner Tom Benson; Mionne LaShe Gooch, Nuclear Field Electrician’s Mate First Class (SW), United States Navy; and Sally-Ann Roberts, Co-Anchor, WWL-TV, and Co-Founder, Each One Save One. The 2014 Women of Distinction are nominated from across the council’s 23-parish jurisdiction, and selected based on their remarkable achievements as business, community and civic leaders dedicated to supporting leadership opportunities for girls.

Not every Woman of Distinction was a Girl Scout growing up, but each one has been dedicated to making our community a better place, demonstrating Girl Scout values in all she does.



Share Button