Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle and the Cook County Commission on Women’s Issues Announce the 17th Annual Unsung Heroine Awards
Community Television (ECTV) Board Member Tricia Edwards, an 18 year member at
ECTV, has been selected from hundreds of nominees to receive the 2014 PEGGY A.
MONTES UNSUNG HEROINE AWARD. As an annual event in observance of Women’s
History Month, Cook County presents the Unsung Heroine Award to 18 women, one
from each district of Cook County and one county-wide, whose contributions to
their communities, families and professional endeavors have been so vital, but
seldom recognized. This annual award is presented by The Cook County Commission
on Women’s Issues. The ceremony will take place at a breakfast on
Thursday, March 27, 2014, at the Chicago Cultural Center, Preston Bradley Hall,
78 E. Washington, beginning at 8:30 a.m. Edwards, who is from Cook County
District #13, under commissioner Trina Janes.
She is being recognized for the work she does, positively influencing
the lives of children through her T. E. & Company Children’s Theater,
Performing Arts/Television non-profit organization and her production work with
children at ECTV. For information about
the awards breakfast, contact Trina Janes at firstname.lastname@example.org
or call 312-645-9400 ex. 35.