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Showing posts from February 26, 2023

Black Music & Entertainment Walk of Fame Black History Month Induction Ceremony and Brunch Celebration.

  On February 28th, 2023, Hosted held its 4th installation of the Crown Jewel of Excellence™ Black History Month Class of 2023 Induction Ceremony and Brunch Celebration at the Thompson Buckhead Hotel. The event was followed by The Black History Month Celebratory Brunch. VIPs in attendance included Will Packer, Yolanda Adams, Dallas Austin, Vashawn Mitchell, Mayor Andre Dickens, Representative Park Cannon, Isaac Carree, Wardell Malloy, and founders Catherine Brewton, Hon. Erica Thomas, Demmette Guirdy, and Michael T. Mauldin. The event honored three distinguished inductees. Ambassador Andrew Young, a leader in the Civil Rights movement, is renowned for his legacy as a civic activist, elected official, groundbreaking ambassador, social entrepreneur, and adviser to presidents. He currently leads the Andrew J. Young Foundation's efforts to develop visionary leaders who will create sustainable global approaches to economic development, poverty alleviation, and hunger. Danny Glover, an a

KICKS + KOCKTAILS a Sneaker Ball for a Great Cause

  Positive American Youth (PAYUSA) cordially invited guests to attend the KICKS + KOCKTAILS sneaker ball for a great cause fundraising gala on Saturday, February 25th at The Venue at Westcobb, located at 3999 Austell Road, Austell GA. The red-carpet benefit featured a silent auction, live entertainment, and complimentary cocktails from Sovereign Brands, including Official Bellaire and original Bumbu. Guests enjoyed a catered dinner by GooodNewz BBQ hosted by Majic107.5 radio personalities Reec Swiney, Carol Blackmon, Maria More, and Deidra Thomas. Attendees also received complimentary sneakers and gift bags sponsored by Athletes Foot,, and PAYUSA. KICKS + KOCKTAILS raised funds to support Positive American Youth’s food pantry and free community events. The event brought together community partners, celebrity friends, and supporters to enjoy an evening of dining, entertainment, and networking for an incredible cause.          FIND OUT MORE ABOUT  PAYUSA