Thank You to the Coalition for United Community Action!
My humble thanks to the Coalition for United Community Action and president Carl Latimer for this fantabulous “Woman of the Decade/Legend of Print Media” award that was presented to me at the Coalition dinner June 7th at the Palmer House. The talented and gracious Cheryl Burton of Channel 7 , presented this award, and I cannot thank my sista’ enough for taking the time out to do so.
Cheryl Burton presenting my award for “Woman of the Decade/Legend of Print Media”
Credit: Chicago Imaging Solutions-2013
All of the honorees, including Illinois senate president, John Cullerton, were on the dais, as well as my my former Sun-Times’ colleague, Maudlyne Ihejirika, who got the Vernon Jarrett Journalism award.
(Left: John Cullerton. Right: Maudlyne Ihejirika)
WVON’s Cliff Kelly, did a great job of emceeing the dinner. The evening ended with a steppers’ after party… It was the bomb!
Yeah I said it….Stella in the City!