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The 18th Annual Running Start
Young Women to Watch Awards

A group of five women sit on a stage in front of an audience at the Young Women to Watch Awards. The words Running Start are being projected on a screen behind them. The women on stage are clapping and cheering.

Tuesday, April 30, 2024

6:00 - 8:30 pm

National Museum of Women in the Arts, Washington, DC

The Young Women to Watch Awards is Running Start’s annual event that honors the country’s outstanding young women leaders and showcases the partners that make our work possible.

Running Start’s community of elected officials, lobbyists, business executives, and emerging leaders gather to network and vote live to elect Running Start’s 2024 Ambassador!

Join us on April 30!

Each ticket includes: 
networking reception
dinner and program
job & opportunity fair 
silent auction

Ways to participate

Become a Corporate Sponsor:  Download the sponsorship packet

Donate an item to the Silent Auction: email development@runningstart.org for details

Table at the Job & Opportunity Fair: email development@runningstart.org for details

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2024 Sponsors

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