January 28, 2017 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
DoubleTree Hotel- Downtown Pittsburgh
1 Bigelow Square
Pittsburgh, PA 15219
Michael Baltzer

Saturday, January 28th, 2017. 6:30-9:00PM. The Coro Martin Luther King Jr Leadership Awards celebrate those in our community who have made significant accomplishments towards the common good by modeling Dr. King’s inclusive approach to leadership.

james-a-joseph_sm_sqKeynote Speaker: Former Ambassador James A. Joseph
He is Professor Emeritus of the Practice of Public Policy Studies at Duke University and founder of the United States – Southern Africa Center for Leadership at Duke and the University of Cape Town. He served four Presidents. In 1995 he became the only U.S ambassador to present his credentials to President Nelson Mandela. He developed a leadership curriculum based on his observations of Mr. Mandela’s leadership style. It includes intellectual, emotional, moral and spiritual dimensions. Click here to Learn More.

 This year’s Finalists are:

Distinguished Individual Leadership Award: Emmai Alaquiva, Leah Lizarondo, and Dr. John Wallace. Click here to learn more about the Finalists.

Distinguished Coro Alumni Leadership Award: Barbara Arroyo, Erin Baker, and James Doyle. Click here to learn more about the Finalists.

Distinguished Organizational Leadership Award: 412 Food Rescue, Homewood Children’s Village, and Pennsylvania Innocence Project. Click here to learn more about the Finalists.

Distinguished Emerging Leadership Award: Hashaam Jamil, Nicole Harrington, and Delante Murphy. Click here to learn more about the Finalists.

Click here to see this year’s Nominees

Click here to learn about Past Recipients

Sponsorship Opportunities

Interested in sponsoring the event? Please contact Greg Crowley at 412-258-2689 or gcrowley@coropittsburgh.org for more information or Click here to Purchase.

Items for Raffle
To contribute an item to be raffled off at the event, please contact Jennifer Holliman at 412-258-2670 or jholliman@coropittsburgh.org.

Contributors to Raffle: Ace Hotel Pittsburgh, Andy Warhol Museum, Arsenal Cider House, Attack Theatre, Butterjoint, Carson Street Deli, Children’s Museum of Pittsburgh, City Theatre, Commonwealth Press, Community Kitchen Pittsburgh, Rodan + Fields, Delanie’s Coffee Shop, Dinette, Eat N Park, Henne Jewelers, Hotel Indigo, Legume, Massage Envy, Monterey Bay Fish Grotto, Nakama, OTB Bicycle Cafe, Pittsburgh Buttoneer, Pittsburgh CLO, Pittsburgh Fitness Project in Lawrenceville, Pittsburgh Zoo, Primanti Brothers, Quantum Theater, Thai Me Up, Zenith Cafe