President Obama to Deliver Final Keynote at 46th ALC Phoenix Awards Dinner



The Congressional Black Caucus Foundation, Incorporated (CBCF) recently announced that

President Barack Obama will deliver his seventh and final keynote address at the 46th Annual Legislative Conference (ALC) Phoenix Awards DinnerTrevor Noah, host of The Daily Show on Comedy Central, and actress Sanaa Lathan will serve as co-emcees for the Phoenix Awards, scheduled for Saturday, Sept. 17 at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center. Honorary co-chairs of this year’s conference are U.S. Representatives Karen Bass of California and  Lacy Clay of Missouri.

The Phoenix Award is the CBCF’s highest honor, presented to individuals whose extraordinary achievements strengthen communities and improve the lives of individuals, families, and communities, nationally and globally. This year’s honorees include Democratic Presidential Nominee Hillary ClintonU.S. Representatives Charles B. Rangel and Marcia L. Fudge; and business magnate and philanthropist Robert F. Smith for their strong commitment and contributions to improve the well-being of African-American communities through their leadership and service.
Proceeds from the Phoenix Awards Dinner benefit the CBCF’s many education and leadership programs. Visit to purchase tickets to the dinner and to register for the ALC today!

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A native of Miami, Florida, Kerline Jules is one of South Florida’s leading young professionals and community leaders invested in public service and passionate about elevating the message of social and economic empowerment. Kerline believes a legacy of good intentions is no legacy at all; her very focus is on making sure that her life’s work makes an impact.

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