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The National Coalition of 100 Black Women Inc., Oakland Bay Area Chapter, will host its 16th
Annual Madam C.J. Walker Business and Community Recognition Awards Fundraising Luncheon, on Friday, March14, 2014 at the San Francisco Marriott Hotel, located at 55 Fourth Street. Guests will enjoy a VIP Reception, exhibitsand book signing at 10:30 a.m. The luncheon and awardsprogram follow promptly at 11:30 a.m.
We proudly honor the first African American female self-made millionaire and business leader, Madam C.J. Walker, with this annual luncheon. In remembrance of Madam Walker’s hard work and entrepreneurial spirit which is deeplyrooted in the African-American culture; we will recognize four outstanding women whoare making an impact in our community:
Madam C. J. Walker Corporate Award--Kim Winston
Senior Manager, Government Affairs,Starbucks
Madam C. J. Walker Entrepreneur Award--Kimberly Bryant
Founder, Black Girls Code
Madam C. J. Walker Pioneer Award--Alecia DeCoudreaux
President, Mills College
Madam C. J. Walker Advocacy Award--Gloria Lockett
Executive Director, CAL-PEP
Keynote speaker is the Honorable Judge Glenda A. Hatchett, who upon acceptance of an appointment as ChiefPresiding Judge of the Fulton County, Georgia Juvenile Court became Georgia’s first African American ChiefPresiding Judge of a state court and the department head of one of the largest juvenile court systems in the country.