Sunday, November 18, 2018
Lifetime Achievement Award
Music and the Movement: The Lasting Legacy of the Queen of Soul
September 4, 2018
If you could choose one artist to embody the African American experience of the 20th century, it would have to be the incomparable Miss Aretha Franklin. ... read more »
Cedars-Sinai Awards Actor Lifetime Achievement for Long Time Blood Donation
July 12, 2018
Cedars-Sinai Blood Donor Services is awarding a lifetime achievement award to a man who has donated 200 platelets over the last 30 years. Actor Haskell Anderson III (Kickboxer) said his biggest honor was being “able to do this for people in need.” Anderson III received the award during a celebratory dinner Wednesday June 20, at Cedars.   ... read more »
Veteran Journalist Beverly White Honored
June 7, 2018
The broadcast journalist has been selected by The National Association of Black Journalist to receive a prestigious award. ... read more »
City of L.A. to Honor Johnny Mathis at African American Month Kick-off
January 25, 2017
Mayor Eric Garcetti, the LA City Council, Board of Public Works Commissioner Mike Davis, and Our Authors Study Club will honor music icon and three-time Grammy Hall of Fame inductee Johnny Mathis as the city’s 2017 AAHM Lifetime Achievement Award recipient. ... read more »
Pastor Shirley Caesar Receives Lifetime Achievement Award
December 8, 2016
Pastor Shirley Caesar recently received a Lifetime Achievement Award during the “Allstate Gospel Superfest: A Holiday Special” in honor of her 60+ years career. “I am proud that the Allstate Gospel Superfest paid tribute to the first lady of gospel music, ... read more »
The African American Film Market celebrates Charles Burnett, black filmmakers
January 20, 2016
On Friday January 16 the Black Hollywood Education Resource Center kicked off its 22nd annual African American Film Marketplace (AAFM) with an awards ceremony at the Harmony Gold Theatre honoring a host of talented filmmakers, including pioneering director Charles Burnett. ... read more »


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