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42nd Annual YMCA Black Achievers Awards Celebration


Each year we gather to celebrate the outstanding accomplishments of local students and show appreciation for the professionals and community partners who support our program.


The 42nd Annual YMCA Black Achievers Awards Celebration is set for Saturday, February 27, 2021 at 5:30 pm. This year's event will be a virtual event via Zoom.

Our keynote speaker is Robert Gunn, Principal at W.E.B. DuBois Academy and our MC will be Mr. Stephon Dingle from WLKY.

This year’s Youth Achiever of the Year, Richard Chandler, and Adult Achiever of the Year, Ria Chandler, will be honored along with our other recipients.

Tickets for this year's virtual celebration will be $25. Additional details, including registration information, to follow.

Please contact Dee Sorel at dsorel@ymcalouisville.org with questions or for more information.


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