Negro Election Day
Holiday Celebration 


Thank you to our young people who are coming out to speak about life today


Awards & Speaker Participation

Saturday - July 16, 2022

Introduction of Speakers and Award Presenter, Monieke McNeil, Salem United, Inc. Member

1:30 - 2:00 Guest Speaker  Order 

1.  - Andrea Campbell, Candidate for Attorney General
2.  - Featuring Mayor of 
Lynn, Jared C. Nicholson
3. - Domingo Dominguez, Salem City Councilor-at-large

4.  - Heidi Hankins, “Interpretation Intern” for Salem Maritime
        National Historic Site. 

5.  - Dr. Nancy V. Brown Willis, Atlanta, GA 

                   Negro Election Day
                   Black Heritage Excellence Award


1.  Category:  Social Action & Awareness Award 

  • Frances Martinez - North Shore Latino Business Association 

For a person who continues to be a voice for the community by being socially aware and socially active.   


2.  Category:  Scholar of the Year

  • Simone Amaral  – Student at New Liberty School, Salem, MA

A student who has been a driving force in their community whether through involvement or service. This student has demonstrated a high level of leadership and continues to give selflessly to their community.



3  Category:  Friend & Ally Award
A person who has supported the Black/African Heritage Community and taken risks to ensure the black voices are heard and acknowledged.