UofL to present Community Spirit Awards

Event is April 14

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (March 23, 2015) — The presidents of the Louisville Urban League and Kentucky State University as well as a Louisville artist will be honored for their community outreach efforts April 14 during the UofL/Yearlings Club annual community reception.

The awards honor people who show a sustained commitment to improving the quality of life of community citizens and students and whose civic engagement and social responsibility extend beyond their expected service.

The 2015 Community Spirit Awards will go to:

  • Elmer Lucille Allen, ceramic and textile artist and retired Brown-Forman Corp. chemist
  • Raymond Burse, Kentucky State University president
  • Benjamin Richmond, Louisville Urban League president and chief executive officer