In 1986, Marilyn J. Smith, established the Abused Deaf Women’s Advocacy Services (ADWAS) in Seattle WA. This organization has not only had an impact on Seattle, but all over the US.
Today, ADWAS is honored to announce we are accepting nominations for the 1st ever Marilyn J. Smith Inspirational Award.
Who is Eligible? The nominee must reside within Washington State and be actively involved in the Deaf community. Watch the video below for all the details and click here for the link to the PDF of the nomination application.
Click HERE for the DeafBlind version of the nomination application.
If you’d like to attend the breakfast on Friday, April 25th click HERE to RSVP.