Peggy Hobbs winner Dentia Washington with the awards namesake
2017 Peggy Hobbs winner, Denita Washington (right) with the awards namesake Peggy Hobbs (left)

Every year since 1977, YWCA Northeast Indiana has honored a community volunteer who embodies the passion, commitment, and dedication of Peggy Hobbs. Peggy, a long-time advocate of YWCA Northeast Indiana continues to support our mission of empowering women and eliminating racism. The recipient of this award must demonstrate dedication to volunteerism and promote diversity awareness and personal development.