FT. LAUDERDALE – Dr. Germaine Smith-Baugh, CEO of the Urban League of Broward County has been named one of South Florida’s 2012 Distinguished Young Leaders.
The prestigious Distinguished Young Leader Award is named for the esteemed Supreme Court Justice Thurgood Marshall who was dedicated to justice, law and education.
On June 7, the Thurgood Marshall College Fund (TMCF) will honor Dr. Baugh along with four South Florida young leaders who exemplify Justice Thurgood Marshall’s commitment to justice, civil rights and education.
Dr. Germaine Smith-Baugh
Established in 1987, TMCF supports and represents nearly 300,000 students attending its 47 member-schools that include public Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs), medical schools and law schools.
The 2nd Annual Distinguished Young Leader Awards, presented by the Thurgood Marshall College Fund
will be held on Thursday, June 7, 2012 starting at 6:30pm with Strolling Supper/ Reception and a 7:30pm Awards Program at The Westin Colonnade Coral Gables (180 Aragon Avenue, Coral Gables), individual tickets are $150.