WDAS/Philadelphia Women of Excellence Luncheon To Feature After7/Lalah Hathaway/Avant
Honoring Patti Labelle
February 25, 2016 at 12:12 PM (PT)
iHEARTMEDIA Urban AC WDAS (105.3)/PHILADELPHIA has announced AFTER 7, LALAH HATHAWAY, and AVANT will perform live at its second annual WOMEN OF EXCELLENCE LUNCHEON honoring PHILADELPHIA Singer and Actress PATTI LABELLE. (NET NEWS 2/16)
The event is being presented by GWYNEDD MERCY UNIVERSITY and PHILLYJUSTICE.COM. The luncheon will take place on SATURDAY, APRIL 2nd, from 11a-5p at FIRST DISTRICT PLAZA.
THE WOMEN OF EXCELLENCE LUNCHEON will celebrate five women who work to improve PHILADELPHIA every day: FOX 29 Reporter/Anchor JOYCE EVANS; AMERICAN RED CROSS Eastern PA Pres./CEO Judge RENEE CARDWELL-HUGHES; Poet SONIA SANCHEZ; PECO Manager of Corporate Relations ROMONA RISCOE BENSON; and PHILADELPHIA City Councilwoman BLONDELL REYNOLDS BROWN.
WDAS will also honor four women who were recently nominated by listeners. One of the nominees will receive the MARY J. BLIGE Award for Perseverance and Courage to commemorate their work in the community. General admission tickets are currently on sale. For more information, wdasfm.com.