The Legacy Awards

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   The Legacy Foundation for Women celebrates the achievements of outstanding women of color during its annual "Legacy Awards". Each year the Foundation recognizes women of color that are leaving and leading a legacy for the next generation of girls of color. The Legacy Foundation for Women recognizes women of color in the areas of Medicine, Education, Business, Politics, Criminal Justice, Sports/Athletics, Journalism, Community/Religion and Arts.  One recipient in each category is selected. All recipients will be honored and recognized by the Legacy Foundation for Women during the annual "The Legacy Awards".  To nominate an outstanding women of color in your city click the "Nomination Link" below starting May 1st. Nominations must be received on or before June 30th each year. Recipients are selected according to criteria chosen by the selection committee.  

The 2019 Legacy Awards Gala will be held Saturday October 12, 2019 at 7:00pm at the Embassy Suites Winston-Salem. Proceeds from this event will support minority scholarship recipients of the Winston-Salem Forsyth and Guilford County Schools. 

Individual Tickets are  $50.00 and can be purchased on EventBrite beginning  July 1st. All Reserved Tables can be purchased by corporate sponsors, businesses, organizations, or groups by contacting The Legacy Foundation for Women at 1-336-624-9305. 

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The Legacy Foundation for Women, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. Tax ID# 45-1617493. All donations are fully tax deductible as provided by law. 

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