The Spirit of the League Awards Luncheon is designed to recognize individuals who have exhibited the “Spirit of the Urban League Movement” by overcoming significant challenges in their lives to go on to achieve success and give back to the community. By honoring these individuals our goal is to inspire individuals in our community who may be facing challenging times to be motivated to achieve their highest human potential and take control of their lives and make positive sustainable changes with the support of community organizations and resources.
This year the Urban League of Greater Atlanta will recognize Rashan Ali, radio personality and co-host of ‘Sister Circle’. With a passion for sports and empowering young women, Rashan Ali continues to establish herself as a revered multimedia personality within the sports and entertainment industries. An Atlanta native and graduate of Florida A&M University, she gave her candid perspective on local radio for 12 years on HOT 107.9, V-103 and Streetz 94.5. Since Rashan has immersed herself into television working as a freelance sports anchor for HLN and CNN; sideline reporter for CBS
Sports Network, host of Under Armour Highlights of the Week on the
NFHS Network and as the co-host of Falcons Rise Up Weekly on the
CW Network. Currently, she serves as a co-host on the daily talk show
Sister Circle Live on TV One. Rashan also runs the “Cool Soror”
podcast, a weekly show that highlights outstanding men and women in
Black Greek Lettered Organizations.
The 9th Annual Spirit of the League luncheon will take place on Thursday, June 20th at noon. The event will be hosted at the Ritz-Carlton Atlanta. For more information or to purchase tickets visit http://bit.ly/SOL365