Lakewood Women’s Club First Spring Fundraiser Attracts An Influential Crowd

Laura Ponticello, award-winning author and publisher who is best know for her books “Live the Life of Your Dreams” and “The Art of Self Transformation, A Guide to Awakening,” will be the keynote speaker Thursday, May 4, 2017 at Lakewood Women’s Club inaugural spring fundraiser, “Women Honoring Women.”

“Laura is the ideal keynote speaker as she as dedicated her career to empowering others to achieve infinite potential in their lives,” said Kristy Feyedeleman, president, Lakewood Women’s Club.

The event ceremony will recognize three outstanding women from our community. A College Scholarship as well as  an Emerging Leader and a Distinguished Leader award will be presented to Lakewood women who have demonstrated a variety of outstanding accomplishments and contributions to our community.

“We are recognizing three phenomenal women, but the ceremony is much more,” explained Laura Ponticello. “Each and every nominee and attendee will be celebrated for what they have achieved, what they are striving to achieve, and their potential to achieve.”

The award winners were chosen from a number of nominations submitted by the community prior to the event.  The selection committee was comprised of the current president of the Lakewood Women’s Club, Torey Worron, board member and Event Chair, Melissa Meehan, former president, and Ellen Todia, member.

Tickets for the event are on sale now at: The minimum donation of $35 per person includes admission to event as well as appetizers, an open bar for two hours, and the opportunity to win raffle items, gifts, and a meet the author book sale & signing.

The donations from the event will support the 2017 scholarship winner and Trinity Lutheran Community Outreach, the Club’s 2016-17 non-profit recipient.

“Laura has graciously offered to donate 10 percent of all proceeds from her book signing to the Lakewood Women’s Club,” said Torrey Worron. “Corporate Sponsorships are still available, contact me if interested!”

Lissette Rivera

Account Director at Advance 360. Public Relations Chair for Lakewood Women's Club. Mother of Savanna Hepp (11), Harding Middle School and Karlo Hepp (9), Lakewood Catholic Academy. 

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Volume 13, Issue 8, Posted 10:01 PM, 04.18.2017