Sun Players Enjoy Inspiring Women Luncheon

On Monday, September 28th, Jasmine Thomas, Jennifer Lacy and Chiney Ogwumike were in New York for the WNBA Inspiring Women Luncheon presented by ESPN. The event recognizes individuals who have blazed new paths on the court, in the boardroom and in the community.

“I enjoyed attending the luncheon and seeing such wonderful women honored for their impact on the world,” Thomas said after the event.

Award-winning humanitarian and CEO of McKinsey Social Initiative, Dr. Helene D. Gayle was honored as the recipient of the 2015 WNBA Inspiration Award at the luncheon, while WNBA legend Sheryl Swoops received the Boost Mobile Pioneer Award and Dr. Mary Lou Jepsen recieved the Cisco Inspiring the Future Award.