As we continue to monitor Coronavirus (COVID-19) developments closely, we are taking everyone’s well-being and comfortability into consideration. The 2020 Igniting Change Black & White Affair is postponed until further notice.
We truly thank everyone for their kind support and energy throughout this process. As updates occur regarding the event, we will be sure to let the public know. We appreciate your understanding and apologize for any inconvenience this postponement may have caused.
On March 20, 2020, Gideon's Promise will be hosting our premiere event, Igniting Change - Black & White Affair at the 595 North Event Center located in West Midtown Atlanta! This event recognizes outstanding trailblazers who are committed to improving the dialogue and engagement in the Atlanta community around the issue of criminal justice reform. This year Gideon's Promise is delighted to honor 2019 Pro-Football Hall of Famer, Champ Bailey with the 2020 Ambassador of Change Award; Stone Mountain Circuit Public Defender, Claudia Saari with the 2020 John R. Lewis Lifetime Achievement Award and the social and professional community space, The Gathering Spot with the 2020 Community Impact Award. Igniting Change is a celebration that features a live band; award ceremony; dinner; dancing; and networking. Get ready for an exciting night!
Friday, March 20, 2020 at 6:00 PM - 10:00PM
(Reception: 6PM; Award Ceremony: 7PM)
595 North Ave NW
Atlanta, GA 30318
|Black & White; Cocktail|
|Gritz & Jelly Butter Band|
Members of the legal community, leaders in criminal justice reform,
Gideon's Promise public defenders, celebrities and many more!
Igniting Change - Black & White 2020 Sponsors
Scroll down to see a video of a special message from Champ Bailey for Igniting Change 2020!