The Made Man Celebrity | Influencer Honoree Red Carpet Reception &
Tornado Relief Charity Drive,
NBA All-Star Edition in New Orleans
Presented by Blueprint Group Global
in Partnership with 100 Black Men of America, 100 Black Men of New Orleans, Black Enterprise Magazine, National Urban League and Upscale Magazine
New Orleans (February 2017) The Made Man Awards is a celebrity red carpet reception and tornado relief charity drive presented by the Blueprint Global Group and in partnership with the 100 Black Men of America, Black Enterprise Magazine, National Urban League, Upscale Magazine, 100 Black Men New Orleans, and the New Orleans Morehouse Alumni Association. This star-studded event honors African American celebrities and influential men making a difference right here in New Orleans and have also extended a request of relief items such as canned goods, school supplies, etc. in light of the recent tornadoes affecting New Orleans’ communities. The 2017 honorees include National Urban League president Marc Morial, Bernard Bronner president of Bronner Bros. Inc., Marvin Dickerson vice chairman of 100 Black Men of America, Jonathan Wilson president of 100 Black Men New Orleans and vice president of Liberty Banks, Lynell Hamilton NFL alumni of the New Orleans Saints, and over 50 more honorees. The reception will include signature drinks, live entertainment and a toast to the progressive men in the city that keep raising the bar. Join The Made Man Awards celebrity reception at the Dooky Chase restaurant on Thursday, February 16th. Tickets are available at MadeManAllStar.eventbrite.com
The Made Man initiative provides a platform for the influencers to be celebrated, positioned with extensive business networking opportunities like the signature LinkedIN Live and become direct community partners. Honorees are committed to change their city in 24 hours by engaging in motivational mentoring workshops with local schools and youth organizations.
“The 100 Black Men of New Orleans is committed to serving the people of this city and strive to empower the city’s communities through times of disaster. This is why we are partnered with The Made Man Awards to raise necessities for those affected by the recent tornadoes , states Jonathan Wilson, president of 100 Black Men New Orleans and vice president of Liberty Banks.
“I created the Made Man Awards to celebrate those upholding the principle that giving back is a lifestyle and a responsibility”, states Ky Dele (The Made Man Founder).The Made Man Awards New Orleans reception will include signature drinks, a star-studded red carpet and a toast to the progressive men in the city that keep raising the bar. Past keynote speakers and honorees include Marc Morial (president of the National Urban League), Johnny Gill (R&B recording artist) and Matthew Knowles (Grammy award-winning executive producer).
Join The Made Man Awards red carpet reception at the Dooky Chase Restaurant on Thursday, February 16, 2017. All donations can delivered to The Made Man event, all Liberty Banks in the New Orleans area and the 100 Black Men New Orleans office. For more information and city listings visit www.TheMadeMan.org. The join the conversation the hashtag is #TheMadeMan.