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Women's History Month

Each year during the month of March, the Hopkinsville Human Rights Commission celebrates Women’s History Month and sponsors activities which pay tribute to women who have contributed much to our community.
Women Educating Women Scholarship
$500 Scholarship given to a female who is a resident of Christian County and is continuing their education in order to serve the HRC's Mission Statement upon completion of their degree.

The “GIVE $10 ASK 10” campaign is a Human Relations Commission sponsored fundraiser for the “Women Educating Women” scholarship.  This fundraiser is held to help a deserving woman in Christian County further her education. Please  take a moment to consider making a $10 (or more) donation to support the Women Educating Women Scholarship and sharing the opportunity with others. Donations are accepted all year long and are tax deductible.
"Fannie Bronson Woman Of the Year Award"
This Award recognizes a woman, (or group of women), in the community whose actions and activities affect changes in the foundation of our community.

Download the Fannie B. Postell “Woman of the Year” Award Nomination Form

2020 Award & Scholarship Recipients
2020 Woman of the Year Award:  Ruth Lynch
Women Educating Women $500 Scholarship Recipient: Jenna Wiggleton
The Women’s History Month Celebration Program  of 2020 was cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

2020 Proclamation Signing
Proclamation 2020

2019 Award & Scholarship Recipients
Joanna Mack – 2019 Woman of the Year
Joanna Mack
Woman of the Year Award
Lindsay Boudreaux – 2019 Scholarship
Lindsay Boudreaux

2018 Award & Scholarship Recipients
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Wanda "Bonnie" Lynch
Woman of the Year Award 

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Talynn Johnson

2017 Award & Scholarship Recipients 

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Lynn Major

Woman of the Year Award 

Karson Fincham
Karson Fincham 

2016 Award & Scholarship Recipients
Sherry McCormack
Woman of the Year Award 

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Madison Kelly 

2016 Proclamation Signing 

2015 Award & Scholarship

Angelique Victor

        Angelique Victor  
Woman of the Year Award 

Tara Moore

Tara Moore

2014 Award & Scholarship Recipients  

League of Women Voters
Woman of the Year 2014

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Leadership with Youth Award

Shaye Moore


Tara Toliver
Community Service Award

Hattie Waddell
Overcoming Obstacles Award

2013 Award and Scholarship Recipients  


Marilyn Hayes Award Community Service
Marilyn "Mama" Hayes
Award for Community Service 


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Elaine Love
Award for Overcoming Obstacles 


Ruth Lynch Leadership with Youth
Ruth Lynch
Award for Leadership With Youth 


Elizabeth McCoy- Woman of The Year
Elizabeth McCoy
Woman of the Year Award, 2013 


Amie Jones Scholarship Recipient
Aime Jones
Women Educating Women Scholarship Recipient