Friday, September 22, 2017
The Black Academy of Arts and Letters
1309 Canton St, Dallas, TX 75202
The Legacy of Service Foundation in partnership with Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., Omicron Mu Omega Chapter will host the 29th Image Award Recognition at the Black Academy of Arts and Letters, 1309 Canton St., Dallas, TX 75202, September 22nd honoring Evelyn Hamilton.
Ms. Hamilton has created many opportunities for students in the Dallas Community through her work as a Music teacher with DISD, and philanthropic work with Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc, Phi Delta Kappa, and Top Ladies of Distinction. She has actively worked to develop young men and women through after school, mentoring, and leadership programs.
Ms. Hamilton is recognized for her musicality and ability to use music to create pathways to success for many students. The lessons her students have learned through her classes have instilled in them the qualities and focus that has catapulted many of them to extraordinary success. Her past students are in various fields including medical, legal, education, business, and the arts.
As the Image Award recipient, Ms. Hamilton is being recognized for these works for which she has logged more than 50 hours annually. She continues to support several initiatives that provide opportunities for people in Dallas.
As a perpetual honor, Ms Hamilton will have an endowed scholarship named in her honor to provide financial support to students for many years to come. During the Image Award reception and beyond, persons may make a tax deductible donation to the Evelyn Foster Hamilton Endowed Scholarship and help us to create a legacy that ensures Ms. Hamilton's impact on student's success will live in the years to come.
The Image Award honors outstanding citizens who have made significant contributions in the community. On September 22nd please join us as we honor Evelyn Foster Hamilton.