Christina Unkel will lead the museum’s mission to become a permanent attraction through fundraising efforts, strategic partnerships and community outreach.
'Don't miss an opportunity to lead'
Keynote speakers included soccer player, Olympian and author Abby Wambach, entrepreneur and former Telemundo president Nely Galán and CNN national correspondent Natasha Chen.
The launch party for the museum’s preview center at University Town Center marks the start of Phase II, which will include securing a permanent location and launching a capital campaign.
The third annual gala honored five trailblazers in women's sports and awarded two scholarships to young female athletes.
Attorney Katharine Vestal was recently elected to the board of directors of the nonprofit working to build a Women's Sports Museum in Sarasota.
The museum will celebrate women's roles in athletics—and help girls and boys see the struggles women have faced.
Beth Green was chosen to lead a board that is raising money to build the first standalone museum dedicated to women’s sports in the country.
A League of Our Own
Former AAGPBL Rockford Peach Sue Zipay heads the effort to create the first-of-its-kind attraction. The fund-raising gala takes place at the Hyatt Regency on Oct. 22.
The local nonprofit Women’s Sports Museum on Tuesday announced its intention to build an all-women’s sports museum in Sarasota.