Café Mocha Radio, which is celebrating its third anniversary of airing in the DMV, is set to honor eight outstanding women at the “SALUTE HER: Superwomen Making a Difference Awards.”
Hosted by Café Mocha personalities MC Lyte and Angelique Perrin along with a surprise celebrity co-host, the “SALUTE HER” will recognize a diverse group of African-American and Latino women who all share a common commitment to make a positive contribution to strengthen their respective communities.
This year’s honorees include:
- Sybrina Fulton – Co-Founder of The Trayvon Martin Foundation, Family Legacy Award
- Omarosa Manigault-Stallworth – TV Personality, Community Activist Award
- Michel Wright – Radio Personality of MAJIC 102.3 & SiriusXM, Media Innovator Award
- Stacey Ferguson – Chief Curator of Blogalicious, Mocha Maven Award
- Triscina Grey – Veteran Radio Personality on WHUR-FM, Media Trailblazer Award
- Ida Lewis-Polite – President of Ida’s Idea Clothing, Game Changer Award
- Esther Aguilera – President/CEO Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute, Champion for Change Award
- Reverend Jo Ann Browning – Co-Pastor of Ebenezer A.M.E. Church, Quiet Fire Award
The “Salute Her: Awards Brunch” will be held on Saturday, July 25, from 12 – 2 p.m. at The Howard Theatre (620 T Street NW).