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Fort Wayne Urban League holds awards gala

The gala is the Urban League's way of raising money every year and celebrating their economic empowerment and impact in the region.

Posted: Nov. 12, 2018 10:24 AM

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WFFT) - The Urban League held their 2018 Thurgood Marshall Leadership Awards gala to celebrate their 98th anniversary.

The gala is the Urban League's way of raising money every year and celebrating their economic empowerment and impact in the region.

FOX 55's own Jentill Neal emceed the event. The gala also celebrated the Urban League's new CEO, Cosette Grant-Overton.

The Urban League also has an annual Read and Rise event in the spring.

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