Los Angeles Urban League: 49th Whitney M. Young, Jr. Awards Dinner

$1500+    |  May 30, 2024  |  5:30PM - 9:00PM

Join the Los Angeles Urban League for an evening of dreams as we celebrate our 49th Annual Whitney M. Young, Jr. Awards Dinner at the Fairmont Century Plaza.

During this momentous occasion, we will pay tribute to five trailblazers whose visionary leadership has been pivotal in steering the course of Los Angeles, including our organization’s journey toward progress and empowerment. Allow us to introduce these champions of change, whose contributions have been instrumental and inspirational in advancing our cause.

Additionally, the Los Angeles Urban League is pleased to announce the recent addition of David A. Thomas, PhD., President of Morehouse College, will be the keynote speaker for their Whitney M. Young, Jr. Awards Gala. Dr. Thomas is internationally recognized for his expertise in organizational management and higher education leadership. He is a noted academic scholar, award winning author, and business consultant for 100 of the Fortune 500 companies. It is a privilege to have Dr. Thomas as our keynote speaker among our illustrious honorees.

These honorees have made a significant impact on Los Angeles throughout their outstanding careers and we’re looking forward to celebrating them with more than 1,000 esteemed guests on May 30, 2024, at our Whitney M. Young, Jr. Awards Dinner, “Building for Tomorrow: An Evening of Dreams.”