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A Century of Service | Whitney M. Young, Jr. Annual Awards Dinner
June 30 @ 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm PDT$1500
Join us for our Whitney M. Young, Jr. Annual Awards Dinner ‘A Century of Service’ on June 30, 2022!
This year’s honoree is Reverand James M. Lawson one of the Civil Rights Movement’s leading activists, theoreticians, and tacticians of nonviolence within the movement. He worked directly with Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. to train students and volunteers in nonviolent direct action and helped coordinate the Nashville lunch counter sit-ins in 1960. He went on to lead multiple historic protests and continues to serve as a role model and inspiration for Civil Rights advocacy.
The evening will be hosted by Chris Schauble of KTLA with musical entertainment by the Inner City Youth Orchestra of Los Angeles.
‘A Century of Service’ will be held at the Beverly Hilton Hotel.
5:30PM – Red Carpet & Cocktail Reception
6:30PM – Dinner & Program
Single Ticket pricing (limited availability) and sponsorship packages start at $1500. RSVP Today!