September 21, 2015
New York, NY 10018
The Africa-America Institute will host its AAI Future Leaders Legacy Fund Awards Gala on Monday, September 21 at Gotham Hall in New York City. The theme of this year’s Awards Gala is “Achieving Excellence through Scholarship, Opportunity, and Innovation”.
Held annually during the opening week of the United Nations General Assembly, distinguished U.S. and African leaders and top diplomats will gather for one of the most high profile events celebrating African achievement in New York City. Proceeds from the awards gala will support the Future Leaders Legacy Fund.
AAI 2015 Business Leader Award
Strive Masiyiwa, Founder and Executive Chairman, Econet Wireless
AAI Lifetime Achievement and Distinguished Alumnus Award
H.E. Hage Geingob, President of the Republic of Namibia (invited)
AAI 2015 Corporate Responsibility Award
(to be announced)
6:00pm–7:00pm: Cocktail Reception
7:00pm: Dinner and Awards Ceremony
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