2012 Conference

Schedule

Whitney M. Young, Jr. Awards Gala (Black Tie)

Saturday, July 27
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Prepare for the social event of the season at our black tie Gala. Purchase tickets for this exciting night of entertainment where we pay tribute to those game changers and trailblazers within the world of civil rights, social justice, arts and entertainment, business, and politics.

Presiding: 

John D. Hofmeister

John D. Hofmeister
John D. Hofmeister
Chairman
National Urban League
confirmed

Renee Chenault Fattah

Renee Chenault Fattah
Anchor
NBC10
confirmed
Award Honorees: 

Lee Daniels

Lee Daniels
Producer and Director
confirmed

Howard E. Woolley

Howard E. Woolley
Senior Vice President - Strategic Alliances & Wireless Policy
Verizon Communications
confirmed

Congressman Chaka Fattah

Congressman Chaka Fattah
Congressman
2nd District, PA
confirmed

Congressman John Lewis

Congressman John Lewis
Politician and Civil Rights Leader
U.S. Representative for Georgia's 5th congressional district
confirmed

Myrlie Evers-Williams

Mrylie Evers-Williams
Civil Rights Activist
confirmed
Ticket Required For Entry
Remarks: 

Julia Collins

Julia Collins
Entrepreneur and Restaurant Developer
confirmed