The Truth Playmaker Awards is an annual award show that recognizes black excellence in youth who have positively impacted the business, sports, social, and entertainment industry. This luxurious event features a red carpet gala reception, live entertainment, and an awards ceremony graced by elite guests, celebrities, performing artists, influencers, and business professionals.
The Truth Playmaker Honorees of 2019
The Gathering Spot
384 Northyards Blvd, NW, Building 100
Atlanta, GA 30313
This event will take place at The Gathering Spot an exclusive African American owned membership only club for creators, disruptors, entrepreneurs, executives, artists, and forward thinkers who want to elevate their professional and social lives.
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The stories of black excellence are incomplete without the voices of our young people of color, who have been shaping the country since its founding. Their collective stories of black excellence in America is not defined by age. Today and beyond, we joyously celebrate the youth playmakers and groundbreakers who are making lasting strides in technology, philanthropy, art, entrepreneurship, sports, and many other facets of American society. Their passion and unwavering commitment to inclusivity and progress have shown the world the bold brilliance of blackness, and its irreplaceable magic.
In celebration of Black Excellence, we’re spotlighting youth under the age of 17 who just so happen to be black, bold, brilliant, and built for success. These rising playmakers, thought leaders, creatives, and entrepreneurs are making a tangible difference on this generation and those to follow. Collectively, they are the leaders of tomorrow who exemplify the vastness and richness of our culture.
Truth Playmakers Awards 2019
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