DCTV will bring the D.C. community together to celebrate its 25th anniversary of successfully providing public access television to D.C. residents with an awards ceremony honoring D.C. Illuminators: seven District residents who have demonstrated excellent leadership in business, public service, volunteerism, innovation, and education. The event is free and open to the public and the media.
● Live music featuring Grammy nominated singer/songwriter Carolyn Malachi and jazz sensation, and Sunny Sumter, Executive Director of DC Jazz Festival
● Award ceremony & VIP reception illuminating local heroes, including William Lightfoot lawyer and politician, Kojo Nnamdi – WAMU, Maudine Cooper -Greater Washington Urban League, Denise Rolark Barnes -Washington Informer, Marie Johns former Deputy Administrator of the U.S. Small Business Association, Barbara Lang -D.C. Chamber of Commerce and Angela Franco – Hispanic Chamber of Commerce
● Local Food Trucks, free popcorn and an opportunity to record a “happy anniversary” video that will air on DCTV channels reaching more than 350,00 viewers
Event begins at 3:00PM
Presented by: DCTV
Featured Artist(s): Carolyn Malachi and Sunny Sumter