Sep. 4, 2009  

South Florida Black Journalists Scholarship and Awards Event

MIAMI GARDENS-There’s still time to RSVP for the South Florida Black Journalists Association’s annual awards and scholarship reception. This signature event is set for 3 to 6 p.m., Sunday, Sept. 13 at Florida Memorial University’s Lou Rawls Center for the Performing Arts. Neki Mohan, reporter/anchor at WPLG Channel 10, will be mistress of ceremonies for the event.

Tickets are reasonably priced at $35 for non-members, $25 for members and $15 for students who show their student identification. Just RSVP to by Sept. 13 and pay at the door.

Florida Memorial University is located in Miami Gardens just off the Palmetto Expressway/FL-826 exit at NW 37th Avenue/Douglas Road. So come out and mingle with journalists and other business leaders as we recognize the best media coverage in South Florida’s black community.

What: SFBJA Annual Awards and Scholarship Reception (hors d’oeuvres & beverages, steel band music, guest speakers, silent auction, goodie bags)

When: Sunday, September 13, 3 to 6 p.m.

Where: Florida Memorial University’s Lou Rawls Center for the Performing Arts at 15800 N.W. 42nd Avenue, Miami Gardens, Fl. 33054 (free campus parking)

Why: To acknowledge the best in media coverage of South Florida’s black community and to award scholarships to tomorrow’s journalists

Tickets: $25 member; $35 non-member; $15 Students, w/ID

*(Limited free passes available to unemployed member/non-member event volunteers. E-mail if interested.)

RSVP: Please RSVP to the South Florida Black Journalists Association at and you can pay at the door.

Questions? Send e-mail to:

Can’t make it? Consider a donation. We’re a 501(c)(3) non profit. Contributions are tax deductible.

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