President Dukes to be Recognized by 100 Black Men of Prince George’s County, Inc.

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Article by: Artelia C. Gillam

 LARGO, Md. – Dr. Charlene M. Dukes, president of Prince George’s Community College (PGCC), will be feted by the 100 Black Men of Prince George’s County, Inc., with a 100 Way Award during the organization’s 6th Annual Community Brunch at the MGM National Harbor on April 15, 2017.

The brunch, hosted by actor and philanthropist Lamman Rucker, is the organization’s signature event to raise money and bring awareness to its mentoring programs for Prince George’s County.  Guy Lambert, news director at WPGC 95.5FM, will host the red carpet and Marcus Johnson, jazz keyboardist and founder/CEO of FLO Brands, will host the VIP Reception. Johnson will also be featured as a guest performer during the event.

The other honorees include:

* Jim Vance – Emmy Award Winner and NBC4 Anchor
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 Micheline Bowman – Media Maven and the Creator of “Meet Me Monday”
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 Denice Cora-Bramble, MD, MBA - Executive Vice President and Chief Medical Officer, Ambulatory and Community Health Services of Children’s National Medical System
* Donna Graves – Board Chair of the Prince George’s County Chamber of Commerce
* Hon. William D. Missouri – Chief and Administrative Judge, Retired (7th Judicial Circuit of Maryland)
* Dr. Mickey L. Burnim - President of Bowie State University
* Dr. Wayne Frederick - President of Howard University

The 100 Black Men of America, founded in 1963, is an international organization that has the largest number of African-American male mentors in the United States; with chapters in the United Kingdom and the Caribbean. Chartered in 2012, the 100 Black Men of Prince George’s County, Inc., provides programs in education, health and wellness, economic empowerment and mentoring for youth and their families.