Comedian George Wallace Will Host Judge Mablean’s 13th Annual HUF Awards
Some of today’s most talented television and music stars will come together to join Judge Mablean and the Mablean Ephriam Foundation for the thirteenth year in Honoring Unsung Fathers (H.U.F.) on Sunday, June 21st.
Celebrities such as Tamala Jones (ABC’s Castle), Denise Boutte’ (TV One’s For The Love of Ruth and Tyler Perry’s Meet The Browns), Renée Lawless (Tyler Perry’s The Have and the Have Nots), Shari Headley (Tyler Perry’s The Have and the Have Nots), Wendell James (OWN’s Raising Whitley) and Bishop Corletta Vaughn (Oxygen Preachers of Detroit) will present the winning father’s with awards. The nominated father’s include: Stephen Hill (single father raising his son), Thomas James (married over 65 years) Orville Barber.
In addition to these awards, Judge Mablean and the MEF Board of Director will make a special presentation to the Founder’s Awardee; Flex Alexander (Actor/Comedian).
The event will include an awards program and brunch, with entertainment, featuring performance by, Tremaine Hawkins (Gospel Grammy Award Winner) and Mike Phillips (Jazz Saxophonist).
In addition to the Father’s Day Awards, the foundation will present scholarships to students from the Greater Los Angeles area, high school graduates, nursing students and adults between the ages of 25–40.
The Honoring Unsung Fathers Awards program is designed to pay tribute to everyday fathers who provide the love, nurturing and support their children need, but who often go unnoticed. Its purpose is to highlight the fathers in the community who are indeed great role models.
Log into hufawards.com to learn more.