Celebrating Women Brunch Set
June 5, 2012 at 10:49 AM (PT)
YMF Urban AC WBLS/NEW YORK and CAFÉ MOCHA will present the 2nd annual “Celebrating Women” brunch at the DR. BETTY SHABAZZ MEMORIAL & EDUCATIONAL CENTER SATURDAY, JUNE 16th in NEW YORK. Hosted by WELLS FARGO BANK and the SUSAN G. KOMMEN For A Cure Foundation, the brunch will celebrate outstanding African-American women from the corporate, entertainment and community service fields for their contributions to making a difference in the community and empowering others.
This year’s honorees include actress SHERYL LEE RALPH, ESSENCE Editor-In Chief, CONSTANCE WHITE, AMERICAN EXPRESS VP Global Diversity LATRAVIETTE D. SMITH, DEBORAH WILLIAMS, Pres/CEO of Her Game 2 and AUDREY J BERNARD, legendary media maven and socialite.
“It brings us great pleasure to honor five amazing women from different walks of life, for their tireless work to serve their professional and philanthropic endeavors,” said SHEILA ELDRIDGE, creator and executive producer of CAFÉ MOCHA. “I always say that women, especially women of color, are so vital to the fabric of our communities,”