Miss America 2006 Jennifer Berry will present the Service to Children Awards at the 2006 National Association of Broadcasters Education Foundation (NABEF) Service to America Awards Gala on Monday, June 12 at the Ritz Carlton in Washington, DC.
She will be presenting the awards to independently-owned KVAK-AM/FM Valdez, AK, and Univision-owned WLTV-TV Miami, FL for their outstanding programs, campaigns and public service announcements produced for the benefit of children.
The NABEF is a non-profit organization dedicated to serving the public interest in supporting and advocating: education and training programs, strategies to increase diversity, initiatives stressing the importance of the First Amendment, community service, philanthropy and other timely broadcasting issues.
Former President William Jefferson Clinton will be awarded NABEF’s Leadership Award, which recognizes an individual or organization not involved in broadcasting for exceptional leadership in improving the human condition.
- Details about the Service to America Awards are available at www.nabef.org.
About the Miss America Organization
The Miss America Organization is one of the nation’s leading achievement programs and the world’s largest provider of scholarship assistance for young women. Last year, the Miss America Organization and its state and local organizations made available more than $45 million in cash and scholarship assistance. For more information, go to www.missamerica.org.