The 2023 Beloved Community Awards and Afterglow
Hyatt Regency Atlanta
265 Peachtree St NE, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
The King Center presents the 2023 Beloved Community Awards at the Hyatt Regency Atlanta
The Beloved Community Awards is one of the marquee events of The King Center’s week-long annual King holiday experience. The awards recognize national and international individuals and organizations that exemplify excellence in leadership, pursuit of social justice, and commitment to creating the Beloved Community in the tradition of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and Mrs. Coretta Scott King.
This event is cocktail attire. There will be a pre-reception from 6PM- 7:15PM. Heavy hors d'oeuvres will be served, there is no seated dinner.
The 2023 Recipients for The Beloved Community Awards
Christine King Farris Legacy of Service in Education Award - Dolly Parton; Entertainer, Business Woman, and Philanthropist, ( honored in absentia)
Coretta Scott King Soul of the Nation Award - Aminata Toure; Minister for Social Affairs, Youth, Family, Senior
Citizens, Integration, and Equality Schleswig-Holstein, Germany
Yolanda D. King Higher Ground Award- HollyRod Foundation- Rodney and Holly Robinson Peete
Salute to Greatness Humanitarian Award - Yvon Chouinard- Founder of Patagonia
Salute to Greatness Corporate Social Impact Award - Ariel Investments, Accepted By: John W. Rogers Chairman & Co- CEO
Beloved Community Civic Leadership Award - Melanie Campbell; President & CEO, National Coalition on Black Civil Participation
Beloved CommunityTechnological Innovation Award - Reshma Saujani; Founder and CEO of Marshall Plan for Moms & Founder, Girls Who Code
Beloved Community Social Justice Award - Shane Claiborne; Author, Activist, and Co-Founder of Red Letter Christians
Beloved Community Youth Influencer Award - Panther Anti Racist Student Union
The 2023 Beloved Community Awards Afterglow
Join us for the 2023 Beloved Community Afterglow (directly after the awards show), for fun, food and dancing. Grammy Award winning artist, Stephanie Mills, will perform her hit songs. Purchase your tickets today for a night to remember!
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