Stevie Wonder to Receive NAB Leadership Award
|Apr 19 2013|
Multi-award winning singer, songwriter and activist Stevie Wonder will receive the 2013 Service to America Leadership Award from the National Association of Broadcasters Education Foundation (NABEF). Wonder is being honored at the Celebration of Service to America Gala on June 3 in recognition of his work as an "activist, messenger of peace, and his dedication to helping people with disabilities, and children and families in need." The Service to America Leadership Award recognizes individuals and organizations responsible for improving the lives of others through extraordinary public service and is considered NABEF's highest individual honor. NABEF President Marcellus Alexander shares,"Stevie Wonder has touched millions of lives worldwide through his musical genius and through his tireless contributions as a humanitarian. It is for his extraordinary efforts on behalf of those in need that we proudly honor him with this prestigious award." The Celebration of Service to America Gala will be held Monday, June 3 at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington D.C.
Last changed: Apr 19 2013 at 8:12 AM
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