Written by Tri-State Defender
The Memphis Urban League Young Professionals (MULYP) has selected finalists for its 3rd annual Agents of Change Awards.
A black tie affair, the Agents of Change Awards will honor young minority professionals making positive changes in the Memphis community. Winners will be named at the event, which will be held Saturday (Dec. 1) at BRIDGES (477 N. Fifth Street) at 7 p.m.
"As young professionals, we feel it is our duty to acknowledge those among us making a tremendous difference in this city," said Lori Spicer, president of the Memphis Urban League Young Professionals. "These finalists truly represent the best of Memphis and we are ecstatic to honor their achievements."
The categories are: Agent of Change Award; Legends Award; Member of the Year (YP to Watch); Innovator of the Year; Health Advocate of the Year (A Healthier You Award); Arts Enthusiast of the Year (Change Artist Award); Educator of the Year (Schooling Our Future Award); The Rising Star Award (On the Cusp); Non-Profit/Faith-Based Organization of the Year (Helping Hand Award).
Tickets to the Agents of Change Awards are $50 and may be purchased online at aocmulyp2012.eventbrite .com.