On May 2, 2017, about 300 people gathered at The Bushnell to honor the eight remarkable members of the Wonder Women Class of ’17.

Through lively bidding on a wide array of live, silent, and teacup auction items, guests helped raise about $72,000 to support the provision of free primary care for uninsured adults on the Malta House of Care mobile medical clinic.

And Malta House of Care honored eight remarkable women in the fields of education, journalism, law, and the arts:


Geena Clonan






Janet Bailey Faude






Helyn Flanagan






Carolyn Kuan


Estela Lopez, PhD






Roopa Modha, Esq.






Leigh Newman, Esq.






Claire Smith