Save the Date – Drum Major for Justice Awards
April 4 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
The Southern Christian Leadership Conference SCLC Women Inc., will host an evening of celebration at its annual Drum Major for Justice Awards Gala on Saturday, April 4, with a reception and silent auction at 6 p.m. and awards dinner at 7 p.m.
“Honoring Our Past Present and Future” is the theme of the 41st annual dinner. Evelyn Gibson Lowery devoted her life honoring hundreds of Drum Majors in the fight for justice.
Past honorees include: former First Lady Michelle Obama, Sybrina Fulton, former Atlanta mayor and U.S. Ambassador, Andrew Young; U.S. Rep. John Lewis (Ga.-D); community activist Rev. Al Sharpton, actress LaTanya Richardson Jackson, CNN anchor Don Lemon, author Isabel Wilkerson, and former Morehouse College president Dr. Robert M. Franklin; Suzan Johnson Cook, U.S. Ambassador-At-Large for International Religious Freedom, U. S. State Department; former Georgia State Director of USDA Rural Development, Shirley Sherrod; award-winning actor, dancer, singer, and director, Jasmine Guy; and the first black all-female flight crew at ASA: Captain Rachelle Jones, First Officer Stephanie Grant, Flight Attendant Diana Galloway, and Flight Attendant Robin Rogers.
Read more at http://atlantai.daybooknetwork.com/story/2018-03-29/54442-sclc-women-drum-major/#BjKXU2vrdyRP3rOa.99
About SCLC/Women, Inc.
The SCLC Women, Inc., champions the rights of women, children, families, and responds to the problems of the disenfranchised regardless of ethnicity, gender, age, or religion. For more information