Congratulations to LVNBA Co-Founder Booker Evans who has been selected as a DiversityFIRST Award winner by the National Diversity Council.
Individuals who receive the DiversityFIRST award have:
- Demonstrated dedication to raising issues of diversity and protecting civil and human rights
- Led the development of innovative or contemporary measures to fight discrimination and the effects
- Fostered positive communication and actively promoted inter-group relations among persons of different backgrounds
- Participated in a variety of corporate and community events that promote mutual respect, acceptance, cooperation or tolerance
Mr. Evans will receive the award at the Inaugural Arizona DiversityFIRST™ Awards Luncheon, which will be held Tuesday, September 22, 2015 at Arizona State University – West Campus in the La Sala Ballroom, 4701 West Thunderbird Road, Glendale, AZ 85306. The time of the luncheon will be 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. The Luncheon theme is “Diversity Leadership: Empowering to Make A Difference”. The two (2) Best Practices Sessions, which are free to the public, will be held 9:00 a.m. – 11:20 a.m.
Please visit the Arizona Diversity Council’s website for additional details: http://www.arizonadiversitycouncil.org/what-we-do/events-and-programs/diversityfirst-awards-luncheon/inaugural-diversityfirst-awards-luncheon/.