The Father's Day / Mother's Day Council, Inc.
Outstanding Mother Awards


DATE:Monday, May 8, 2017
LOCATION:The Pierre NY Hotel
PROGRAM:11:30 - General Reception
12:00 PM - Luncheon & Awards Presentation
HONOREES:2017 Outstanding Mother Honorees:
Jane Hertzmark Hudis, Group President, The Estee Lauder Companies
Kate Oldham, SVP & GMM, Beauty, Lingerie, and Swim
Judy Schmeling, President, Cornerstone Brands & COO, HSN, Inc.
Kendra Scott, CEO and Founder, Kendra Scott, LLC
MISTRESS OF CEREMONIES:Joanna Coles, Chief Content Officer, Hearst Magazine; and 2015 Outstanding Mother Honoree
BENEFICIARY:Save the Childrenís U.S. Programs
The event will benefit Save the Children's early childhood education, literacy, physical activity and nutrition, and emergency response programs. In 2016, Save the Children reached an estimated 317,000 children across the United States. For more information, visit
COMMITTEE:The National Motherís Day Committee is part of the National Fatherís Day/Motherís Day Council, Inc., a not-for-profit organization, which channels funds raised by the annual awards luncheons to help meaningful philanthropies dealing with issues affecting mothers, fathers and children. To date, the National Fatherís Day/Motherís Day Council has donated over $30 million to deserving family-related charities nationwide.
CHAIRWOMAN:Laurie Dowley