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


We know how deeply the coronavirus is affecting mothers, fathers, and families across the globe, and we send our very best wishes to you and your loved ones as we all navigate amid unprecedented disruption and concern. Due to the COVID-19 outbreak, we cancelled the 2020 Outstanding Mother and Father of the Year events. We very much look forward to celebrating with you in 2021. The Outstanding Mother awards virtual gala will be held on Thursday, May 6th and the Father of the Year virtual gala will be held on Thursday, June 17th. Please be safe and stay healthy.

DATE:Thursday, May 6, 2021
PROGRAM:7PM - Virtual Gala
HONOREES:Halle Berry, Academy Award Winning Actress, Director, Producer, Activist and Founder of health and wellness platform, re.spin
Natalia Brzezinski, Head of Strategy, Klarna
Esi Eggleston Bracey, EVP and Chief Operating Officer, NA Beauty & Personal Care, Unilever
Kate Hudson, Golden Globe Award winner, Academy Award nominee, WW Ambassador and entrepreneur
Kris Jenner, Reality TV Star, Producer and Entrepreneur
Dara Kass, MD and Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine, Columbia University Medical Center
Andrea Smith, Chief Administrative Officer, Bank of America
Gail Tifford, Chief Brand Officer, WW International, Inc.
SPECIAL GUEST:Zarna Garg, Mom, comedian and global TikTok sensation
MISTRESS OF CEREMONIES:Joanna Coles, Chairwoman/CEO Northern Star Acquisition Company, EP Devpt ABC Signature Studios, 2015 Outstanding Mother Honoree
BENEFICIARY:Save the Children, U. S. Programs and Advocacy
We are proud supporters of Save the Children's U.S. Programs and Save the Children's Action Network. Save the Children believes every child deserves a future. In the United States, our child experts work to ensure that our nation's most underserved children have the best chance for success. Every day, we help children get ready to learn and succeed in school and live healthy, active lives. We ensure children are protected when crisis strikes. And we advocate to ensure American children's voices are heard and their needs addressed, securing the future we share. 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 501(c)(6) 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.
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Thank you to the Diamond level sponsors for their incredibly generous support of this year's event


Thank you to the Platinum level sponsors for their incredibly generous support of this year's event

Estee Lauder
Thia and Laurie