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-2021 – BLP SAVE OUR GIRLS Documentary – Winner Best Documentary 2021 National Film Awards (NFA) Awards Sierra Leone. An Annual Celebration of Sierra Leone’s Best.

-2021 – Winner VIPSOCIO Acceleration Global Culture Award recognizing BLP’s work in rebuilding Broken Communities and supporting the Girl Child in Africa

-2020 – The African Film Festival “Founder’s Best Story Award” for SAVE OUR GIRLS Documentary. A documentary focused on uplifting vulnerable girls from streets to Classrooms providing a true transformative experience for Gender Based Violence Victims in Sierra Leone

-2019 – AgroBiz African Powerful Partnership Awards (Words of Wisdom Awards) – A person who has been instrumental in educating and mentoring individuals toward achieving women’s empowerment with collaborations. Awarded during the United Nations 63rd Commemoration on the Status of Women #UNCSW63 in New York at 1 U. N Plaza

▪ 2019 – AFRIFAMU 2019 African Community Achievement Award for outstanding Contribution to Self-Reliance and Community Development through BLP’s Mothers Club Program in Texas

▪ 2017 – City of Houston ‘Proclamation’ from Mayor Sylvester Turner on commitment in Advocating for the Poor through Sustainable Musical Influence

▪ 2016 – Deedee Entertainment Humanitarian Award Recipient on outstanding Community Stewardship and leadership in the Black Community

▪ 2016 – The African Film Festival Humanitarian Award Dallas Texas for the Educate Texas program and the Prison Inmate Reintegration program in Texas

▪ 2014 – Governor’s Citation from Governor Martin O’ Malley of the State of Maryland on successfully organizing “Concert for Ebola Relief” (The first Diaspora response to the Ebola crisis in West Africa in 2014)

▪ 2013 – Citation from the Mayor of Houston Annise Parker for outstanding Media Campaign on Bright Light Projects’ Houston against Violence Campaign organized by BLP in 2012

▪ 2012 – Cameroon American Community of Houston (CAMCOH) Award for Excellence In Community Leadership and stewardship

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