Five women have been selected to be honoured at the 2017 Strong, Smart & Bold Women of the Year celebration by Girls Incorporated of Upper Canada.

One of those five women is Carol Casselman who’s been instrumental in the King’s Kitchen community meal every Wednesday in Prescott. Casselman is also a member of the Champions for Kids Foundation and has been volunteering with it since 2013.

Other honourees include Jane Dargie, Mary Rae Knapp, Kelly McKinnon and Sue Watts.

The awards presentation is open to the public. Tickets are available for $35 which helps support Girls Inc. You can call Girls Inc. for tickets at 613-345-3295 ext 0 for tickets, or email