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Global Connections for Women Foundation – GC4W Receives 2022 Best of Charity Award for the 8th Consecutive Year

Manhattan Award Program Honors the Achievement

MANHATTAN, Thursday, February 10th, 2022 — Global Connections for Women Foundation – GC4W has been selected for 2022 Best of Manhattan Award in the Charity Organization category by the Manhattan Award Program.

“We have worked tirelessly to improve access for women and girls to feel connected, educated, and empowered. We are committed to this mission because of our global commitment to the United Nation’s Sustainable Development Goals. We are deeply honored by this recognition, for it is the encouragement we need to continue to do our best work for the people in New York and around the world” – Dr. Lilian Ajayi-Ore, Founder and CEO, Global Connections for Women Foundation.” 

Each year, the Manhattan Award Program identifies companies that we believe have achieved exceptional marketing success in their local community and business category. These are local companies that enhance the positive image of small business through service to their customers and our community. These exceptional companies help make the Manhattan area a great place to live, work and play.

Various sources of information were gathered and analyzed to choose the winners in each category. The 2022 Manhattan Award Program focuses on quality, not quantity. Winners are determined based on the information gathered both internally by the Manhattan Award Program and data provided by third parties.

About Manhattan Award Program

The Manhattan Award Program is an annual awards program honoring the achievements and accomplishments of local businesses throughout the Manhattan area. Recognition is given to those companies that have shown the ability to use their best practices and implemented programs to generate competitive advantages and long-term value.

The Manhattan Award Program was established to recognize the best of local businesses in our community. Our organization works exclusively with local business owners, trade groups, professional associations and other business advertising and marketing groups. Our mission is to recognize the small business community’s contributions to the U.S. economy.

SOURCE: Manhattan Award Program