A special fundraiser and red carpet gala will include, live entertainment, complimentary spirits, and beverages as well as fine cuisine and passed hors d’oeuvres. During the excitement, guests will also participate in a coveted silent auction featuring sports memorabilia, jewelry, excursions and more.
Guests will transition to the Grand Ballroom to partake in elegant dinner selections with wine, program activities led by the Mistress of Ceremonies from a local Television Station, and live performances.
The Maynard H. Jackson Jr, Empowerment Award honors the legacy of Atlanta’s first African-American mayor, a political trailblazer, and a national business phenomenon. This award recognizes an individual or corporation whose economic investments and community support have strengthened our city, our communities, and African American-owned businesses nationwide. The 2023 recipients of this distinguished honor are Senator Raphael Warnock and Senator Jon Ossoff. The awards will be presented during the 90th Anniversary Celebration Gala.
The Atlanta Business League’s Business Hall of Fame Award recognizes African-American businesses that have been in operation continuously for 25 years or more. These outstanding business owners have made significant contributions to the business world. This esteemed recognition serves to highlight their achievements, innovations, and leadership whose influence has made a lasting impact on the business community. During the 90th Anniversary Celebration Gala, the Atlanta Business League will induct an Atlanta area business owner into the 2023 Business Hall Of Fame.