Executive Women of the Palm Beaches Foundation, Inc. will host the 35th annual Women in Leadership Awards (WILA) event on Wednesday, April 18, 2018 at the Kravis Center at 11:30 am. Marilu Henner will be the keynote speaker for this signature luncheon recognizing Palm Beach County’s female trailblazers. Dr. Marsha Fishbane, Co-Founder of Healthy Mothers, Healthy Babies Coalition of Palm Beach County, Inc. has been selected as an honoree for the prestigious Cynthia Allen Gracey Women in Leadership Awards (WILA), that are presented annually to women in the nonprofit, private, public and volunteer sectors. The Awards recognize women who have outstanding credentials and accomplishments and display generosity of spirit, commitment to integrity and diversity, and genuine camaraderie with others.

HMHB’s Caps and Cribs program has earned the National Quality Mentoring System badge, which recognizes safe, effective mentoring programs that maintain national quality standards.

Working in the fields of Belle Glade wasn’t much, but it paid the bills until Otline Charles’ 3-year-old daughter started peeing blood. A parade of doctors later, and the girl, Josnika, was diagnosed with a tumor on her kidney.