The 5th annual 2020 Leading Women’s Society Awards was held Friday, October 17, in Atlanta. The awards honored 20 outstanding women from across the country for their leadership and experience in the fight against HIV/AIDS.

The event was a fundraiser for SisterLove Inc., which also commemorated 25 years of service to the community. The group seeks to eradicate the adverse impact of HIV/AIDS and other reproductive health challenges upon women and their families.

At the event, Dazon Dixon Diallo, president and CEO of SisterLove, welcomed special guests singer Gina Brown and poet Mary Bowman. Live music was performed by Mausiki Scales and the Common Ground Collective.