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23rd Annual Scholarship Fundraiser, May 16, 1998

Envision 2001
Saturday, May 16, 1998 at the Los Angeles Sheraton Downtown

Community Service Awards/Honorees

  • Synthia Saint James, Artist
  • Women of Vision Award – Constance L. Rice, Civil Rights Attorney
  • Women of Vision Award – Myrtle Faye Rumph, Community Activist
  • Women of Vision Award – Sylvia Serena Swilley, M.D.

Scholarship Recipients

  • Nakia Woodson (Whittier Law School)
  • Gary Austin (Loyola Law School)
  • Charles E. Thomas (Boalt Hall School of Law)
  • Lolita E. Pierce (UCLA School of Law)
  • Celsa L. Snead (UCLA School of Law)

 Major Sponsors

  • Hughes Aircraft
  • Sony Pictures
  • Daily Journal
  • Bank of America
  • Countrywide
  • L.A. Care Health Plan


BWLF President Carla Durham Pittman
BWL, Inc President Eulanda Lynn Matthews
Invocation/Benediction Reverend Elzie J. Richardson, Jr., Park Hills Community Church, Los Angeles
Mistress/Master of Ceremonies Pat Harvey (Co-Anchor KCAL-9 News)