The Professional Women of Flagler County has raised $15,000 this year for 12 Flagler County women in business.
The money will be awarded to the 12 recipients at the annual Professional Women in of Flagler County “Holly Jolly Gala” at 6 p.m. Dec. 5. The Portuguese American Cultural Club in Palm Coast will host the gala, according to an email from Diane Araujo Vidal, vice president of PWFC and a senior attorney at Chiumento Law.
Vidal wrote that the Professional Women of Flagler is a nonprofit that works to encourage, educate and help women in business through insightful speakers, mentorship and sharing best business practices and networking opportunities.
“We believe that when the community helps women succeed, we all succeed,” Vidal wrote.