30th Annual James A. Joseph Awards Ceremony

And ABFE's 50th Anniversary Celebration

Wednesday, November 17th, 6:30pm-10:30pm
National Museum of African American History & Culture, Washington, DC

The James A. Joseph Lecture and Awards is an illustration of ABFE’s continuing commitment to provide a forum of exchange about how philanthropy can address the concerns of Black communities. 2021 marks the 30th Anniversary of the lecture, established in honor of ABFE’s co-founder and distinguished philanthropic leader, Ambassador James A. Joseph. This year, ABFE will celebrate the award winners and ABFE’s 50th Anniversary with a hybrid event, taking place in person at the National Museum of African American History and Culture. Hotel accommodations will be available for guests who wish to attend the awards ceremony in person. Registration for in-person tickets closes on November 15th at 11:59 pm EST. Please note that in-person registration is limited.

Awardees

James A. Joseph Lecturer on Philanthropy

Kenneth Jones

Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, MacArthur Foundation

Awardee Bio

Institutional Award for Philanthropic Leadership

The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation

Awardee Bio

Emerging Leader in Philanthropy

Naa Hammond

Senior Program Officer, The Groundswell Fund

Awardee Bio

Trailblazer Award

Reggie Van Lee

Partner and Chief Transformation Officer, The Carlyle Group

Awardee Bio

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