State Sen. Patricia A. Ritchie is seeking nominations for New York State Senate Women of Distinction awards.
Every year, the state Senate program honors women who are making a difference in their communities.
All nominees will be invited to a local recognition ceremony May 1 and one person from each state Senate district will be selected to travel to the Capitol to be honored at a special reception May 13, according to a news release from the senators office.
Women living in the 48th Senate District including Oswego, Jefferson and St. Lawrence counties are eligible for nomination by family, friends or co-workers.
To make a nomination, call Sen. Ritchies office at 782-3418 or visit www.ritchie.nysenate.gov.
The deadline is April 1.