Women of Worth - Each year, LOreal Paris recognizes 10 women who have dedicated their lives to serving their communities.

2019 NATIONAL HONOREE

The 2019 Women of Worth National Honoree, Brittany Schiavone, has been awarded an additional $25,000 after receiving thousands of public votes via the L'Oréal Paris website and social channels. Read about Brittany and the work she is doing with Brittany's Baskets of Hope below.

Brittany Schiavone

Brittany's Baskets of Hope

"By being a L’Oréal Paris Women of Worth, I get to spread love, hope, and resources to families all over the country that began just like mine. I get to remind parents of babies with Down syndrome that their child will live with purpose and joy and that children with Down syndrome can do anything—really, really anything."

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THE HONOREES

This Year's Celebration


December 2019 – NYC

The glamorous event celebrated all the
Women of Worth honorees and recognized the National Honoree.

Women of Worth honoree - Brittany Schiavone from Brittany's Baskets of Hope

Brittany Schiavone
Brittany's Baskets of Hope

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Brittany Schiavone

Brittany's Baskets of Hope

"By being a L’Oréal Paris Women of Worth, I get to spread love, hope, and resources to families all over the country that began just like mine. I get to remind parents of babies with Down syndrome that their child will live with purpose and joy and that children with Down syndrome can do anything—really, really anything."

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Women of Worth honoree - Crystal Chatman from Beautiful Spirited Women

Crystal Chatman
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Crystal Chatman

Beautiful Spirited Women

"Being a L’Oréal Paris Women of Worth means being a difference maker within the community in which you grew up. It represents how you can continue to share your own life experiences with girls like you and help them be better prepared for life by refocusing their minds on goals and opportunities."

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Women of Worth honoree - Hetal Jani from SPEAK Mentorship

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Hetal Jani

SPEAK Mentorship

"Being a L’Oréal Paris Women of Worth means having the platform to elevate the voices and worth of all the girls and women from culturally marginalized populations and help them become the empathetic and capable leaders we need in the 21st century."

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Women of Worth honoree - Judy Winter from RicStar’s Camp

Judy Winter
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Judy Winter

RicStar’s Camp

"Being a L’Oréal Paris Women of Worth means I’ve kept a sacred promise to my son to honor his remarkable life by providing music therapy for people of all ages with special needs at an inclusive camp setting focused on celebrating abilities. Eric’s music lives on beautifully."

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Women of Worth honoree - Ni’cola Mitchell from Girls Who Brunch

Ni’cola Mitchell
Girls Who Brunch

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Ni’cola Mitchell

Girls Who Brunch

"Knowing your worth is POWER, YOUR POWER! Being a L’Oréal Paris Women of Worth means I can continue to display my power globally, by helping one girl at a time own her story."

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Women of Worth honoree - Raja B. Marhaba from The Jonathan Foundation

Raja B. Marhaba
The Jonathan Foundation

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Raja B. Marhaba

The Jonathan Foundation

"Being a L’Oréal Paris Women of Worth means having a global platform to enhance neurodiversity and change where neurological differences are revealed to the degree where significant positive impacts are made amongst our special needs children."

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Women of Worth honoree - Sally Berenzweig from KidSafe Foundation Inc.

Sally Berenzweig
KidSafe Foundation Inc.

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Sally Berenzweig

KidSafe Foundation Inc.

"Being a L’Oréal Paris Women of Worth means having the ability to empower, educate and give a voice to all children and families to prevent child sexual abuse and childhood trauma. Strong, resilient families are my measure of personal success."

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Women of Worth honoree - Samantha Gerson from UnBroken

Samantha Gerson
UnBroken

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Samantha Gerson

UnBroken

"Being a L’Oréal Paris Women of Worth means taking responsibility and holding myself accountable in my work each and every day to help survivors like me get on a different path towards a better life."

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Women of Worth honoree - Shanté Elliott from TasselTurn

Shanté Elliott
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Shanté Elliott

TasselTurn

"Being a L’Oréal Paris Women of Worth means having access, opportunity, and community to make foster-involved youth visible to a broader network of peers, so we may all contribute to ensuring this population of young people fulfill their potential and manifest their dreams."

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Women of Worth honoree - Shreyaa Venkat from NEST4US

Shreyaa Venkat
NEST4US

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Shreyaa Venkat

NEST4US

"Being a L’Oréal Paris Women of Worth means empowering youth to create a more compassionate and inclusive world by instilling a passion for service in their communities through random acts of kindness. Together, we can spark global change by nourishing the hungry, inspiring the youth, and touching lives locally and globally."

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Last Year's

Honorees

    The

    TIMELINE

    Phase 1

    March 18, 2019 - April 30, 2019

    Nominations

    Ten women will be selected from the nominations.

    Phase 2

    October 15, 2019 - November 15, 2019

    Voting

    Watch the stories of the Women of Worth and cast your vote.

    Phase 3

    December 4, 2019

    Celebration

    All 10 Women of Worth to be celebrated and National Honoree announced.

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