You are enthusiastically invited to join us for our inaugural event, The WINGS Charlotte SOAR Awards luncheon. The SOAR Awards are designed to showcase and celebrate advocated in our community who have championed equality in education, out-of-school time, and advocated on behalf of those less privileged.
In this, our inaugural event, WINGS will present SOAR Awards to:
The Honorable Jennifer Roberts, Mayor of Charlotte
Debra Plousha Moore of Carolinas HealthCare System
Jay Everette of Wells Fargo
Richard "Stick" Williams of the Duke Energy Foundation
We are also thrilled to announce that renowned scholar Henry Louis Gates, Jr., an American Literary critic who currently serves as the Alphonse Fletcher University Professor and Director of the Hutchins Center for African and African American Research at Harvard University will serve as our keynote speaker.