SAVE THE DATE! NOMINATE! EDUCATE! 

SAVE THE DATE for the 2020 Annual Heritage Dinner on Friday, February 29, 2020. Mark your calendar and prepare to join us for another evening of culture and excellence as we shine a spotlight on youth and adults in our community. Tickets will be available soon. 

NOMINATE an outstanding person in the community to receive the 2020 African-American Leader of the Year Award. Complete the nomination form here  . Nomination deadline is December 20, 2019. 

The African-American Heritage Advisory Board helps to EDUCATE the next generation of leaders through the annual Henry Cowherd Scholarship for graduating high school seniors. Class of 2020 seniors who attend Aurora high schools are eligible to apply. Download the application here  and return via the instructions on the application by December 20, 2019.  

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About the Board


The African American Heritage Advisory Board is a non-partisan advisory board that is community based and funded by the City of Aurora, serves to educate and act as a bridge between the African American community and all other communities within the City of Aurora.