The 3rd Annual Red Tie Affair featuring The B.L.A.C.K. Awards Event & Winners
The B.L.A.C.K. Awards seeks to recognize those who work to contribute positively to the health, healing, and greatest potential for good of Dallas’ Black same-gender-loving community. Whether it is using their platform in the nightlife or standing on the forefront of advocacy efforts, this village will only succeed with the help of the entire community.
“The 3rd Annual Red Tie Affair”, Wednesday, December 2, 2015
Hosted By: Tito “The Icon”
President and CEO of The Black AIDS Institute
Check out The 2015 B.L.A.C.K. Awards winners!
By nomination and vote of the community….
Entertainer of the Year
A’keria Chanel Davenport
DJ of the Year
Ally of the Year
UBE Mpowerment Award
HIV Advocate of the Year Award
Pocahontas Duvall Crowe
Community Mobilization Award
Person of the Year Award
Stanley “Hypeman” Rodgers
Young Leader of the Year
Chris “Xtopher” Torrey
Socialite of the Year Award
By nomination and vote of the facilitators of The B.L.A.C.K. Academy (formerly The Gentlemen’s Leadership Academy)
By nomination and vote of the UBE coordinators…
Volunteer of the Year
UBE Vanguard Award
UBE Founders Awards
What are you doing to move the community forward!?! Please help us by keeping an eye out for people doing great work for the community. If you have any questions, suggestions, comments, or would like to volunteer, please contact us by email at email@example.com.