2019 HUMANITRIAN AWARDS DINNERCharity & Social Events
MCCJ will host its 2019 Humanitarian Awards Dinner honoring six South Florida leaders with the organization’s Silver Medallion Awards. Receiving Silver Medallions will be Ruth W. Greenfield, Musical Prodigy and Activist; Saif Yamani Khan lshoof, FIU Vice President of Engagement; John C. Sumberg, Managing Partner at Bilzin Sumberg Baena Price & Axelrod LLP; and Alexandra Villoch, Miami Herald President & Publisher. The Reverend Diane Shoaf will be honored with The Clergy Medallion, and the Robert H. Traurig Lifetime Achievement Award will go to Burton Young, Marital and Family Attorney. The black-tie optional event begins with a cocktail reception at 7:30, followed by dinner and presentations at 8:30 p.m. The evening will be hosted by WPLG Local 10s Calvin Hughes, along with Dinner Chairs, Gail and Albert E. Dotson, Jr., and Honorary Chairs Brian Dervishi, Michelle Ramirez-Patricios, and the Reverend Dr. Patrick ONeill. This years Dinner will be dedicated to the memory of Roberta J. Shevin and will launch the Roberta J. Shevin MetroTown Scholarship Fund.