The African Diaspora Awards, now in its 7th year will honor the new breed of African diaspora leaders, activists, designers and businesses solving the problems of today and tomorrow. The nominations over the years, has featured a cross-section of organizations, startups, and young talents.
The initiative celebrates and accelerate innovation, creativity and enterprise amongst Africans in Diaspora aged 22 – 45. It has produced over 60 winners and over 1,550 nominees since its first edition in 2010. There are 13 categories in all—ranging from Person of the Year, Advocate of the year, Entrepreneur of the year and more—and they’re judged by a sterling selection of designers and business leaders.
The event is scheduled to take place on Saturday, December 2nd, 2017
WHEN: 6pm – 10pm
WHERE: Florence Gould Hall, 55 East 59th Street, New York, NY 10022