Creating History

The Associated Black Charities held a fundraising dinner on Feb. 5 at the Marriott Marquis in New York to celebrate the 17th annual Black History Makers Awards. Pictured here (l. to r.) are Bill Campbell, former mayor of Atlanta; Ed Bradley of CBS’ 60 Minutes, who hosted the dinner; Johnnie Cochran, attorney and recipient of this year’s Black History Makers Award; Willie E. Gary, first winner of the William H. and Camille O. Cosby Philanthropic Award, Associated Black Charities; and Ken Kaess, president and chief executive officer of DDB Worldwide, who served as dinner chairman.