Bobbi Dauderman wins Diamond Award

Photo courtesy of Melissa Johnson

Photo courtesy of Melissa Johnson

by Melissa Johnson, Co-Chair, Women of Vision Orange County

Women of Vision Orange County is pleased to announce that partner Bobbi Dauderman received the inaugural “More Priceless Than Diamonds” Award on Saturday, Sept. 13th, presented by Vanguard University’s Global Center for Women and Justice (GCWJ). Three categories were honored: Outstanding Individual (Bobbi), Outstanding Business/Organization, and Outstanding Youth.

Bobbi has served as a partner of Women of Vision for almost 20 years. As Advocacy Chair for Women of Vision, she led the WOV California delegation on Capitol Hill to advocate for the Trafficking Victims Protection Reauthorization Act and served on a national task force on advocacy strategy for Women of Vision. Additionally, she has volunteered for the past 18 years at the Shalimar Learning Center where she tutors young children at risk. She currently is advocating for the Water for the World Act and the Girls Count Act, which will allow girls greater access to education, health and social services, as well as the ability to vote, work and own property.

We salute Sandra Morgan, Director of GCWJ, for a wonderful event and celebration, and we congratulate Bobbi for her well deserved award. Very exciting for Bobbi to receive this award at the start of WOV’s 25th anniversary! Thank you, Bobbi, for all you do!

Learn more about the Water for the World Act and the Girls Count Act, and how you can be an advocate.

This post has 3 comments

  1. Sandy Grubb says:

    Congratulations, Bobbi! You are making a difference and showing others how to do it! God bless you.

  2. Hi Bobbie,

    I am so very proud to know you! You are completely totally inspiring! Congratulations on this well-earned award.

  3. Marie Bledsoe Frasure says:

    Hello Bobbi: You came across my mind for the last few days, I don’t know why. But I decided to reach to you. I served on the board of BFW for several years. I am very proud of your work in advocacy. Although, I am a bit late on Congratulations, I extend to you the the most heart felt well wishes on your fantastic work. I have led up efforts over the years with my church to provide materials for water wells in the Dominican Republic and also Namibia. God bless you lovely lady. I’m glad to know you. God bless you..

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