There will be one recipient from each category within in each age group. Recipients will be notified by end of March if they were selected. The awards celebration is June 30th from 2-4:30 at MCC Fort Campus.
Age Categories: 12-19 years old | 20s | 30s | 40s
ADVOCACY: Dedicating time and/or resources to better the Omaha Black community. This can include but is not limited to volunteering, serving on a nonprofit board(s), or advocating for systemic change through policy. CREATIVITY: Using art, in any or all of its forms, to create positive change and advance the Omaha Black community. INNOVATION: Creating a new space, project or business, that helps the Omaha Black community be forward thinking and creative. Nominations are open January 1- February 15. If you have any questions, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Maurice Jones | Youth - Activism Tierra Conyers | Youth- Activism Alisha Davis | 20s - Innovation Taylor Moriah- Givens | 20s- ServiceDominique Morgan | 30s - ActivismPrecious McKesson | 30s- ServiceErrik Ejike | 30s - ServiceRacquel Henderson | 30s - ServiceElizabeth Ajongo - 40s - ServiceWilliam Dortch | 40s - Innovation
Katrina Adams 30s | ServiceChetekia Morris 40s | ServiceDahlia LLoyd 30s | ActivismA'Mariyon Green Youth | ServiceRichard Webb 20s | ServiceMike Hughes 30s | ServiceDanielle Powell 20s | ServiceTommy Young-Dennis 30s | ServiceRavan Charles 30s | Innovation