Sunday, January 20, 2008

2008 Dr. King Awards Event Highlight

About 400 people attended the January 2008 event.

Master of Ceremonies George Stone II .

Hometown Dream Weaver Award winner/ accomplished surgeon Dr. Timothy Simon.

2008 keynote speaker Rev. Otis Moss Sr. of Olivet Institutional Baptist Church in Cleveland, Ohio.

Curator Jeri Stenson, Recorder Gene Moore, Hometown Dream Weaver Award winner /Olympic Medalist Greg Foster, Sen. Kimberly Lightford & Uplift Chairman Ed Millon.

Vocalist Felicia Jackson entertains the crowd.

2008 Award Recipients: Spirit of Uplift Award-Principal Milton Patch
Vision 21 Youth Leadership Awards- Caitlin Williams & Deana Gamble

Surprise tribute to Uplift CEO Northica Stone.

Entertainment by the Monroe Baptist Church mime team.

Irma Harper, Rosa Parks Awardee Sis. Edna McNelty & Chairman Ed Millon.

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