Dr. Adelaide L. Sanford receives Dr. Betty Shabazz Award

By Isseu Diouf Campbell

Women in Islam honored Dr. Adelaide L. Sanford at the 14th Annual Dr. Betty Shabazz Awards held on May 3rd, 2015, at the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture in Harlem.

During the ceremony celebrating female leadership, Lucia Gomez, advocate for immigrant and workers rights and Linda Sarsour, racial justice and civil rights activist were also presented with a Compass Award.