Our 2001 awards were held in Philadelphia at Paradise Island and was hosted by Jaye Smith. Jay was once an on air personality
Our 2002 awards were held in Philadelphia Pennsylvania and was hosted by the founders Rhonda Lancaster & Toni Washingtin.
The late Fred Berry of What's Happening attended our 2002 award and he was very interested in what it was all about. Dee
Dee Aquisto of Musiccares attended our event in 2003 and shared information with our guests she was our keynote speaker. Our
2003 awards were held in Philadelphia , Pa. at Champagne and was hosted by talk show hosts Dave Warren of WHAT radio in Philadelphia
and Al Butler. Our 2004 awards were held at The African American Museum in Philadelphia and was sponsored in part by Mr.
Lance Walker a previous recepient and his wife Terri Walker. It was hosted by Calvin Hughes of Channel 3 in Philadelphia.
Our 2005 award was held at the spaghetti Warehouse and was hosted by Byron Scott.T.V. personality. Our 2006 event was held
at Moonlight Cuisine in Philadelphia and was hosted by The founder Toni Washington and Co- founder Rhonda Lancaster. Our
guest speaker was Grammy Winner Ms. Anita Mc Cloud. Our theme was combating the violence in the city, education and strong
family bonds.In 2007 Ms. DEE DEE Sharp graced us with her presence and shared some of her experiences as an entertainer.Our
2008 awards were sponsored by Philadelphia Real Estate Broker Shirley Armstead and was held pool side our guest speaker was
Shenole Latimer Sax player from New York. He spoke about the importance of knowing your business as an artist. Our 2009
Awards were held at The White Horse in Philadelphia PA. Special Thanks to Pace the owner and his staff. 2010 marks the 10th
year for the awards and they will be held at Club L arose in Philadelphia PA.