Rising Women Network is dedicated to promoting economic freedom through entrepreneurship, empowering women, helping families, and strengthening communities.


Why Honor Women?

Women have immensely contributed to our society. Most evident by the women we honor each year. These women are executives, change makers and public officials who greatly improve their communities, and ours. We honor the whole woman and their amazing contributions to the Treasure Coast. 


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The Women of Achievement Awards is an annual luncheon that honors five Treasure Coast women who have demonstrated qualities of leadership and excellence in their professional and personal endeavors as well as their contributions to the larger community.

New this year, Rising Women Network will also be honoring Young People of Achievement.  This award recognizes Treasure Coast youth who have overcome significant obstacles in their lives while embodying the mission of Rising Women Network: promote economic freedom and empower women.

In conjunction with the Women of Achievement Awards ceremony, Rising Women Network holds an Auction to raise support for its programs that work to empower women and promote economic freedom through entrepreneurship. The annual awards ceremony and auction is held at the Port Saint Lucie Community Center. The silent auction before the Women of Achievement Awards program is a fun event with great prizes. All proceeds from the auction go to benefit the programs of Rising Women Network.



Winners of a RWN Woman of Achievement Award embody the mission of Rising Women network by giving generously of themselves to make The Treasure Coast a better place for all citizens to live. They must also demonstrate leadership through their professional work or service to the community in one or more of the following categories:

  • Business & Industry – Accomplishment’s go beyond a single organization and contribute favorably to an industry or profession.
  • Health & Wellness – a woman who has exemplified commitment to promoting health & wellness.
  • Community Enhancement – a woman currently working at the forefront of social change.
  • Education – a woman who has illustrate commitment to promoting education.
  • Emerging Leader – a woman of the rising generation who will lead our community forward.

The luncheon is designed to express gratitude for our local winners, provide inspiration to the attendees, and raise awareness of economic freedom in our community.

All proceeds raised by this important event directly benefit RWN’s services for economic freedom through entrepreneurship and women empowerment.