Reese was honoured at the Girls Inc LA Luncheon last week, for her work inspiring girls and opening up new opportunities for them – congratulations, Reese! She attended the event in a Draper James dress, with shoes by Prada and jewellery by her friend Jennifer Meyer. Browse through photos of Reese at the event in our Gallery:
For over 20 years our Girls Inc. Los Angeles Celebration Luncheon has acknowledged the achievements of many remarkable trailblazers.Through their extraordinary work and example, our Luncheon Honorees are inspiring girls to become the next generation of women leaders. Each Honoree is introduced by a Girls Inc. National Scholar, who will share her story of how, because of Girls Inc., she has overcome obstacles and is blazing her own path to success. Please join us on November 16th to celebrate extraordinary women and girls, and the Girls Inc. mission of inspiring all girls to be strong, smart, and bold.
Girls Inc. Honors Ayo Davis, Sonja Hoel Perkins, Shannon Ryan, Diane Warren, and Reese Witherspoon at Annual Los Angeles Celebration Luncheon
On Wednesday, November 16, the Girls Inc. Los Angeles Celebration Luncheon will salute five honorees whose leadership and achievements have increased opportunities for girls and women and inspired them to embrace new possibilities.
The honorees are:
Senior Vice President, Talent and Casting
ABC Entertainment Group
Sonja Hoel Perkins
Managing Director, The Perkins Fund
Founder and Chair, Project Glimmer
Executive Vice President, Marketing and Communications
Fox Television Group
Owner, Realsongs Music Publishing
Actress, Producer, Philanthropist and
Founder, Draper James
Held at The Beverly Hilton, the event is chaired by Ambassador Nicole Avant, Former U.S. Ambassador to The Bahamas; Rebecca Campbell, President, ABC Owned Television Stations and ABC Daytime; and Christina Davis, Executive Vice President, Drama Series Development, CBS Entertainment. It will be hosted by Maria Menounos, Anchor, E! News.
“Our 2016 honorees have broken barriers to achieve great success, opening doors for the next generation of women leaders,” said Judy Vredenburgh, Girls Inc. President and CEO. “These women serve as exceptional examples for girls of what’s possible through hard work, dedication, and a commitment to excellence.”
For over 20 years, the Girls Inc. Los Angeles Celebration Luncheon has acknowledged the achievements of many remarkable trailblazers. Honorees are paired with Girls Inc. National Scholars who share personal stories of overcoming challenges and how the honoree has motivated her to achieve her academic, personal, and career goals.
The event raises funds to support Girls Inc. in delivering life-changing programs and experiences to girls across the United States and Canada.