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Mohawk employee nominated for YWCA Women of Distinction Awards - Halton Region

Gabriela Covaci nominated in the Community Champion category


Congratulations to Employment Consultant, Gabriela Covaci for being nominated in two categories for the upcoming YWCA Women of Distinction Awards. Gabriela is nominated in the Community Champion category for Halton Region. This year's awards will be presented at virtual ceremony on March 4.

The following is taken from the YWCA Women of Distinction website. For a complete list of nominees visit: https://www.ywcahamilton.org/women-of-distinction-awards/view-nominees/community-champion

Gabriela Covaci is an Employment Consultant/ Career Developer who works with clients to help them find new job opportunities or identify a new career path. Gabriela is a visionary trailblazer who has been a community champion from day one of the pandemic, organizing fundraising events, , “Thank you Frontline Workers”events and “Lawn Graduation” events to celebrate the accomplishments of our youth. In 2020, Gabriela worked alongside amazing youth in putting together a unique TEDx conference, providing the audience with a ground-breaking virtual reality experience. Gabriela is a source of strength to many and an influential leader. Her focus throughout the pandemic has been on what she can do to help. She is a true community champion with a big heart.