The National Diversity Awards - a prestigious black tie event, which will celebrate excellent achievements of grass- root communities that tackle the issues in today’s society, giving them the recognition for their dedication and hard work that positive role models, charities and community organisations do on a daily basis.
The National Diversity Awards will be held at The Queen's Hotel, Leeds, September 20th 2013 where there are several award categories including Positive Role Model, Community Organisation and Entrepreneurial of Excellence awards, which will be split into five categories including race & religion/faith, age, disability, gender and LGBT. Other awards include Diverse Company of the Year Award and Lifetime Achiever Award.
The National Diversity Awards are designed to showcase the efforts of those who have demonstrated an outstanding devotion to enhancing equality, diversity and inclusion within today’s society; thus embracing the excellence of all our citizens irrespective or race & religion/faith, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, disability and culture.
The National Diversity Awards Aims:
The Promotion of Equality and Diversity
To Create role-models from all sections of society
The elimination of discrimination on the grounds of race, gender, gender identity, disability, sexual orientation, religion or age
Celebrate the acheivements of people, community/chartity organisations and Companies that strive for a more inclusive society
Highlight how diverse communities have contributed to the economy of the United Kingdom