Posts tagged "Chicago Urban League"

Kenny "Babyface" Edmonds set to headline Chicago Urban League Golden Fellowship Dinner

Kenny "Babyface" Edmonds set to headline Chicago Urban League Golden Fellowship Dinner
The Chicago Urban League will present its 56th Annual Golden Fellowship Dinner at the Hilton Chicago on Saturday, November 4. The dinner will be hosted by comedian Damon Williams and will be headlined by 11-time Grammy winner, Songwriter Hall Of Fame inductee artist/producer Kenny “Babyface” Edmonds. The 2017 Edwin C. “Bill” Berry Civil Rights Awards... Read more »

The DuSable Museum hosts family-friendly celebration in honor of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

The DuSable Museum hosts family-friendly celebration in honor of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
On Monday, January 16, the DuSable Museum will host a day of family-friendly fun to celebrate Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. “Reaching Back, Moving Forward” will begin at 10 am until 5 pm with the celebration featuring a poetic salute to MLK, storytelling, youth and family “Make & Take” art project workshops, films dedicated to... Read more »

Diana Ross set to headline Chicago Urban League Golden Fellowship Dinner

Diana Ross set to headline Chicago Urban League Golden Fellowship Dinner
The Chicago Urban League announced that one of the most iconic entertainers of all time, Diana Ross, will be the headlining performer at its Golden Fellowship Dinner-Centennial Edition benefit gala on Saturday, November 19, at the Hilton Chicago. The Golden Fellowship Dinner (GFD) is the Chicago Urban League’s largest annual fundraiser and one of the... Read more »
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Vanessa Williams and Jessye Norman shine at Chicago Urban League Dinner

Andrea Zopp, UL president, Vanessa Williams and Jessye Norman.
The Chicago Urban League (CUL) hosted its 53rd Annual Golden Fellowship Dinner themed, Opportunity, Community, Impact: A Movement that Matters at the Hilton Chicago recently.  Andrea L. Zopp, CUL President/CEO, highlighted some of the organization’s success stories over the past year but challenged the crowd of more than 1,700 guests to do more to improve... Read more »