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King Holiday 2008 Photo Album

 

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Dinner Chairman, Darren Anderson, President of CFSA (Community Financial Service Association of America)

Honorary "Toastmaster" TV & Radio Talk Show Host Sean Hannity, speaks at pre-event press conference

CORE Executive Director, George Holmes, displays King Holiday Award at pre-event press conference

Mistress of Ceremonies, Lynn Whitfield, addresses pre-event press conference

Bishop T.D. Jakes speaks at pre-event press conference

Former Commander of U.S. troops in Iraq, General Ricardo Sanchez, speaks at pre-event press conference

(l-r) Honorees, Dennis Bassford & Bishop T.D. Jakes; Barry Slotnick, Roy Innis; Dinner Chairman, Darren Andersen and Honoree Gen. Ricardo Sanchez

Dwanye Chapman (Dog the Bounty Hunter) and wife Beth join program participants at pre-event press conference

King Holiday "Leadership Award" recipient, Bishop T.D. Jakes

Public Service Honoree, Dennis Bassford, President of MoneyTree, Inc. and CORE Chairman, Roy Innis

Rceipient of the 2008 "Buffalo Soldier Award", General Ricardo S. Sanchez, former commander of all U.S. troops in Iraq

Mistress of Ceremonies, Lynn Whitfield and CORE Chairman, Roy Innis, pose with King Holiday Award

(l-r) Bishop T.D. Jakes; Dennis Bassford; Mistress of Ceremonies, Lynn Whitfield; Roy Innis, General Ricardo Sanchez Dinner Chairman, Darren Andersen

The USO Troupe of Metropolitan New York performed the 'National Anthem'

American Idol semi-finalist, Chip Days, performed 'Lift Every Voice & Sing'

CORE Executive Director, George Holmes, introduces Dais Guests

Honorary "Toastmaster" Sean Hannity, welcomes guests to the event

Mistress of Ceremonies, Lynn Whitfield , welcomes guests

Dinner Chairman & Chairman of CORE's Advisory Board, Joseph Lovece, Jr. welcomes guests to event

CORE National Chairman, Roy Innis, receives standing ovation

Innis presents 2008 King Holiday Award for "Public Service" to Dennis Bassford, President of MoneyTree, Inc

Dennis Bassford, President of MoneyTree, Inc. accepts 2008 King Holiday Award for "Public Service"

General Ricardo Sanchez receives 2008 King Holiday "Buffalo Soldier" Award form Roy Innis and Lynn Whitfield

Bishop Jakes receives King Holiday Award for "Leadership" from CORE Chairman, Roy Innis

CORE Chairman, Roy Innis; Honoree Bishop T.D. Jakes and Mistress of Ceremonies, Lynn Whitfield

Bishop T.D. Jakes accepts 2008 King Holiday award for "Outstanding Leadership"

Hon. Joyce Beaty, Minority Leader of the Ohio House of Representatives

Minority Leader of the Ohio House of Representatives, Hon Joyce Beaty, presents CORE Chairman, Roy Innis, with Proclamation

CORE Chaiman, Roy Innis, introduces "Dog the Bounty Hunter"

Dwayne Chapman aka "Dog the Bounty Hunter" presents portrait of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. to CORE Chairman, Roy Innis

"Dog the Bounty Hunter" addresses audience

Harambe Dance Group entertained the guests with traditional African dance

Harambee Dance Group

Harambe Dance Group drummers

USO Troupe of Metropolitan New York entertained the guests with a medley of patriotic songs during dinner

CORE Chairman, Roy Innis, with honorees Dennis Bassford (left) and General Ricardo Sanchez (right)

(l-r) Honoree, Dennis Bassford; CORE Chairman, Roy Innis; Honoree, General Ricardo Sanchez & Guest Speaker, Hon Joyce Beaty

Sean Hannity with Beth & Dwayne Chapman (Dog the Bounty Hunter)

(l-r) CORE Spokesperson, Niger Innis, Dwayne Chapman (Dog the Bounty Hunter) and wife Beth; Honoree Dennis Bassford and wife

 

 

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