Dream Awards


The King Arts Complex and the Women’s Service Board honors individuals that have lived their lives and their dreams making differences in the lives of others. Each honoree has demonstrated purpose, persistence, and passion.

Dream Awards

Tuesday, May 12, 2020

5:30 PM - 8 PM

Reception: 5:30 PM - 6 PM

Nicholson Auditorium

The Dream Awards presentation is a celebration of service and is open to the public. Invited guests include major donors and key civic and cultural leaders. This award is the highest honor bestowed upon a supporter of the King Arts Complex’s. “We know that community benefits when we support the King Arts Complex”, explained Women’s Service Board President Linda Broadnax.

2019 Dream Award Recipients 
NIA Performing Arts — Community Service

Shirley Elkins— Volunteer Service

The Ohio State University  — Corporate Service

Dr. William T. McDaniel — Board Service


2018 Dream Awards (pictured above):

    Charlene Greene - Women's Service Board

Olivia Johnson - President, Board of Trustees 

     Ken Freeman, WCMH NBC4  — Corporate Service

David & April Smith — Volunteer Service

Dan Moncrief III — Board Service 

 Bert Castle, MLK Breakfast— Community Service  

Demetries Neely - Executive Director

Linda Broadnax - President, Women's Service Board