46th Annual Equal Opportunity Day Awards Celebration

The 46th Annual Equal Opportunity Day Awards Celebration pays tribute to community leaders whose work embodies the mission of the Urban League of Palm Beach County, which is to assist African Americans and other minorities achieve social and economic equality.  Our agency applauds these honorees, whose vision and innovative work is of paramount significance in the lives of individuals and families living within underserved communities.


Lifetime Achievement  Award: Ricky Wade

Trailblazer Award: Salesia V. Smith-Gordon

Youth Achievement Award: Kenjela Mullings

Keynote and Guest Speakers:

Keynote Speaker:
Clarence E. Anthony, CEO & Executive Director National League of Cities

Special Recognition:
Willie Taggart, FAU Owl’s Head Football Coach

Click here to learn more about the speakers and the honorees.

The purpose of the celebration supports the Urban League’s work in assisting African Americans and other minorities in the achievement of social and economic equality. We serve more than 18,000 residents in Palm Beach County through youth, education, housing, financial literacy, health, workforce  and community development programs and services.

Date: Wednesday, September 30, 2020

Time:  12:00 – 1:00 pm

Location: ULPBC Main Office / Virtual          

For more information on event, please contact Soulan Johnson, our VP of Development & Marketing, at 561-833-1461, ext. 3002 or email: SJohnson@ulpbc.org.

Watch our ceremony on Zoom here.
Meeting ID: 880 2693 9254
Passcode: 692642
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