Rachel O’Neill, of Little Dresses for Africa, gratefully accepted the “Salute to Women 2012″award presented by the Livonia Chapter of the AAUW at a Salute to Women Luncheon in Livonia, Michigan. This award was presented for her role in the enhancement of the lives of children and the encouragement of community involvement.
The American Association of University Women (AAUW) empowers women and girls through advocacy, education, philanthropy, and research. Their nonpartisan, nonprofit organization has more than 150,000 members and supporters across the United States, as well as 1,000 local branches and 700 college and university partners. Since AAUW’s founding in 1881, their members have examined and taken positions on the fundamental issues of the day — educational, social, economic, and political.
Little Dresses for Africa is honored to accept this award on behalf of all of the women who join together to help the children of the world.