Winners of Black History Month “Who Am I” Collage Contest

The winners of the “Who am I” collage contest with 102 noted African Americans are as follows:

1st place James Sullivan, Portage

2nd place Morning Bishop, Gary

3rd place Angel Brown, Gary

The collage contest was part of the Black History Month celebrations held at the Indiana Welcome Center, located at I-80/94 & Kennedy Ave, this past February. The Lake County Convention and Visitors Bureau hosted the 8 day celebration with theater performances, a soul food dinner, card games, and a book signing.

Sponsors of the event include Wal-Mart (Hammond), Wendy’s (Hammond), Target (Highland), George C. Rogge Agency (Merrillville), R.M. Palmer Company (Indianapolis), Glory Foods Inc. (Columbus, OH), Sylvia Foods Inc. (New York, NY), Madela Publishing (Decatur, GA), and Lance Armstrong Foundation (Austin, TX).