Teenshop Founder & CEO Receives 2013 Women of Distinction Award

Date: 
December 3, 2013

 

UAC would like to congratulate Teenshop, Inc. Founder and CEO Elleanor Jean Hendley for receiving the 2013 Women of Distinction award. The Women of Distinction award spotlights the region’s most influential business women from all industries and professions. Hendley was honored last month at the Sheraton Philadelphia Downtown Hotel for her commitment to making a difference in the community.

Teenshop Inc., a UAC Program Partner, consists of a series of workshops, field trips, and community service projects for young girls ages 13-18. Teenshop promotes academic excellence and abstinence to ensure that young girls reach their highest potential. There are currently four Philadelphia chapters and one located in Los Angeles, California. More than 100 girls enroll annually in the program and all graduates go on to attend college or professional schools.

UAC salutes Elleanor Jean Hendley for her commitment to the positive development of young girls.