Lois and Oshunbumi Fernandez receive the 2017 Philadelphia Association of Black Journalists Community Service Award
The Community Service Award is simple, yet powerful. It is given to a journalist, member of the media or community person who has had a positive impact on African Americans or Black people of African descent. The 2017 honor salutes the founder of The creator of the Odunde Festival and the CEO of Odunde 365 year round community enrichment programming. Odunde is the nations longest running African street festival.