African-American Leadership Awards

Each year, the African-American Leadership Awards recognize the accomplishments and achievements of African Americans in our community who have made significant contributions to the City of Omaha in the following categories:

  • Business
  • Community
  • Education
  • Faith
  • Government
  • Health
  • Young Professional (ages 21 to 39)
  • Youth (ages 16 to 18)
  • Someone Special

Visit the African-American Leadership Hall of Fame to view past recipients.


2020 African-American Leadership Awards Gala- May 29, 2020

Click here to nominate!
Nominations close February 29, 2020.

The 2019 AALA Winners

Business

Winsley Durand III

Community

Dr. Viv Ewing

Education

Wesley Dacus

Barry Thomas

Faith

Pastor Terry Arvie

Government

Judge Derek Vaughn

Health

Dr. Marvin Stancil

Young Professional

I Be Black Girl

Youth

Sanjaya Bolton

Someone Special

Dr. Danita Webb

Visit the African-American Leadership Hall of Fame to view past recipients.