The USA Network recently announced the recipients of the 2014 Characters Unite Awards. New Orleans Loving Festival Founder, JERALD L. WHITE was among the ten winners selected from hundreds of nominees for their extraordinary efforts to combat hate, intolerance and discrimination, and making significant contributions to promoting greater tolerance, respect and acceptance in their communities. Characters Unite Honorees will be acknowledged during hometown award ceremonies and will receive $5,000 grants from USA Network and distributor partners – Bright House Networks, Cablevision, Charter, Comcast, Cox Communications, Mediacom, Suddenlink, Time Warner Cable - to support their projects or related nonprofit organizations. Additionally, honorees will be featured on-air in a PSA... MORE>>>
The New Orleans Loving Festival is a Multiracial Community Celebration & Film Festival that challenges racism through outreach and education. The "Loving Festival" is an initiative of Charitable Film Network.