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Ford Motor Company and Tom Joyner Foundation Announce Finalists for National Ford Freedom Unsung Award
By Sentinel News Service
Published March 17, 2016


Ford Motor Company and Tom Joyner Foundation announced today the finalists for the Ford Freedom Unsung award, a national campaign honoring the outstanding achievements of ordinary people performing extraordinary work in the African American community.

The public now has the opportunity to vote for one lucky grand prize winner. Read about each unsung hero’s noteworthy accomplishments and vote for your favorite at

2016 Ford Freedom Unsung Hero Finalists

  • Charles Belk, Los Angeles, CA
  • Stephanie Bureau, Baton Rouge, LA
  • Candace Devaney, Lawrenceville, GA
  • Rosalind Evers, Conyers, GA
  • Keesha Ferebee, Chesapeake, VA
  • Felecia Frazier, Desoto, TX
  • Sylvester Lee, Belleville, IL
  • Ray Palmer, Kenner, LA
  • Nikita Rose, Lakewood, CA
  • James Washington, Montgomery, AL

The winner will be announced on the Tom Joyner Morning Show (TJMS), and will receive a trip for two aboard the 2016 Tom Joyner Fantastic Voyage. Voters must reside in the United States and be 21 years of age or older.

Stay tuned to TJMS for details and deadlines. Follow the online conversation using #FordFreedomUnsung, #BlackAmericaWeb and #FantasticVoyage16.

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