Students create logos to celebrate 100th anniversary of women’s suffrage
BATAVIA – A Lyndonville student has one of the top designs for a logo to celebrate the 100thanniversary of women’s suffrage.
GLOW Women Rise will present awards to the winners of the 2020 logo contest on Jan. 13 at 6:30 p.m. The presentations will take place at the YWCA of Genesee County at 301 North Street, Batavia.
GLOW Women Rise invited students in grades 8-12 to design a logo for the organization to use for a year-long celebration of the 100th anniversary of women’s right to vote in the United States.
GLOW Women Rise will have kick-off event, a Women’s Empowerment Forum on March 7. GLOW Women Rise will also celebrate International Women’s Day which was created to celebrate women’s achievements, raise awareness against bias, and promote taking action for equality.
The first place award for the logo contest goes to Chloe Schnitter, a junior from LeRoy studying graphic arts at the Genesee Valley Educational Partnership; second place goes to Emilee Kassay, a senior from Lyndonville studying graphic communication at Orleans/Niagara BOCES.
The winning logos created by the students will be used on GLOW Women Rise web site, various promotional pieces, shirts, and tote bags.
GLOW Women Rise is an all-volunteer group working to empower, engage, and elevate women in the GLOW region. For more information on GLOW Women Rise, email firstname.lastname@example.org or find GLOW.Women.Rise on Facebook and Instagram.