DeKalb Commissioner Robert Patrick to honor outstanding women in District 1, nominations sought



DECATUR, GA – DeKalb County Commissioner Patrick announces the second annual Women’s History Month Trailblazer Award to recognize four outstanding women in District 1 by sending an email nomination to Use “Women’s History Month Nomination” in the subject line of the email. The nomination deadline is Friday, March 11, 2022.

The month of March is designated national Women’s History Month and dedicated to celebrating the contributions and leadership of women. Today, women are leading in record numbers in every industry from business, law, government, science, sports, and even those on the frontlines of the global pandemic. A century ago, most women in the world were denied the right to vote. Today, women in almost every country have the right to vote. These accomplishments and more are the reasons we celebrate Women’s History Month. Change is possible.  

For more information on Women’s History Month and to read about outstanding women in the U.S., please visit

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