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South Georgia women honored Friday night

Some South Georgia women were honored for their involvement in the lives of young women.

Girls Incorporated of Albany held a reception for the committee of 100 at the Bridge House Friday night.   

The committee is made up of women who serve as positive role models for young members and provide financial contributions to the organization.  

"Girls inc is so important we've been in Albany for almost 40 years now, so it's a huge accomplishment for us and so we have proven to be a leader in teen pregnancy, and alcohol and drug prevention...and we're pretty much the go to place for girls in Albany," said Sherrell Alexander, Executive Director, Girls Inc.   

More than 800 hundred women were recognized during Friday night's event.

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