Black History Month Special: Five-time Tony Award-Winning singer and actress Audra McDonald honored among others at National Urban League’s 56th Equal Opportunity Day Awards | Chanteuse and actrice 5 fois primée aux Tony Awards, Audra McDonald, honorée parmi d’autres à la 56e Edition du Prix Journée de Chance Egale de National Urban League

Audra McDonald, recipient of the EOD Arts Award with Marc Morial, president & CEO of the National Urban League

By Isseu Diouf-Campbell

The National Urban League hosted its 56th annual Equal Opportunity Day Awards dinner on November 14, 2012 at the New York Marriot Marquis in Manhattan, honoring several individuals and organizations for their commitment to equal opportunity.

Honorees of the highest commendation bestowed by the National Urban League include:
President’s Award – Steve Capus, President NBC News
Corporate Leadership Award – Bank of America
Health Innovator – Centene
One Million Dollar Hall of Fame – Geico
Five Million Dollar Hall of Fame – Eli Lilly & Company
Ten Million Dollar Hall of Fame – The Ford Foundation
I am Empowered Award – Hadlee V. Howell
EOD Arts Award – Audra McDonald.

For more information about the National Urban League, visit nul.iamempowered.com.

L’organisation National Urban League a organisé la 56e Edition du Prix Journée de Chance Egale le 14 novembre, 2012 au Marriot Marquis New York de Manhattan, honorant plusieurs individus et organisations pour leurs efforts en matière d’égalité des chance.

Les lauréats de la plus haute distinction de National Urban League incluent :
Prix du Président – Steve Capus, Président de NBC News
Prix du Leadership d’Entreprise – Bank of America
Innovateur en Santee – Centene
Temple de la Renommée d’Un Million – Geico
Temple de la Renommée de Cinq Millions – Eli Lilly & Company
Temple de la Renommée de Dix Millions – La Fondation Ford
Prix I am Empowered – PHadlee V. Howell
Prix des Arts EOD – Audra McDonald.

Pour plus d’information sur National Urban League, visitez : nul.iamempowered.com.

Photos of the event