Photos by Shevry Lassiter / Sure Shot Photography
US Dream Academy’s 10th Annual Power of A Dream Gala took place at the Mandarin Oriental Hotel in Washington. Honorees included U.S. Surgeon General Dr. Regina M. Benjamin, Sheila C. Johnson, Robert Townsend and Dr. Delbert W. Baker. Patti LaBelle delivered a powerful musical performance.
The US Dream Academy was founded by gospel singer Wintley Phipps for the purpose of mentoring at-risk youth. To find out more about the organization, visit http://www.usdreamacademy.org/.