Nominations sought for 30th annual Community Leaders’ Awards

Story Date: Thu, 12 Sep 2013 11:29:00 EDT

Urban League of Hampton Roads., Inc., in partnership with Eastern Virginia Medical School, is seeking nominations for the 30th annual Community Leaders’ Awards.

The awards honor the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. They will be presented at the 30th annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Leaders’ Breakfast set for Jan. 20, 2014, at the Renaissance Portsmouth Hotel and Waterfront Conference Center.

The five award categories are service/volunteerism, education, employment, health and housing. For nomination forms and information on judging criteria, contact Lessie Bowser-Wharton at lbwharton@ulhr.org or 757.627.0864.

EVMS is the lead sponsor of the Urban League’s 30th annual breakfast. Other sponsors include Norfolk State University, Old Dominion University, Regent University and Tidewater Community College.