The stars were sizzling over the weekend at the 14th annual Neighborhood Awards events hosted by Steve Harvey at Mandalay Bay Las Vegas.
On July 22, Keith Sweat, Charlie Wilson and Dog E. Fresh dazzled the crowds at the Freedom Friday concert.
On July 23, Steve Harvey who is also the co-creator of the event, ushered in a 14th anniversary star-filled celebration in honor of the nation’s neighborhood leaders, educators, churches and businesses (comprising 49 finalists nominated in 12 Awards categories), at the sold-out 2016 State Farm Neighborhood Awards (formerly the Hoodie Awards).
— Steve Harvey (@IAmSteveHarvey) July 24, 2016
The awards show featured multiple GRAMMY-winning hitmakers Maxwell, Erykah Badu, and Rock & Roll Hall of Famers The O’Jays, who all delivered electric live performances.
Sheryl Underwood, Toni Braxton and Yolanda Adams were among the presenters.
Jill Scott closed the weekend out on July 24 with a sold-out performance at Mandalay Bay Beach.
The 2016 State Farm Neighborhood Awards Weekend included support by State Farm, Tracfone, Masterbuilt, Cracker Barrel, McDonald’s, Crème of Nature, DHerbs, and Wells Fargo.
Check out the full list of winners below:
Best High School Coach, sponsored by Masterbuilt
Kim Christian, Cheerleading, Gwynn Park High School (WHUR 96.3-FM Washington, DC)
Best Beauty Salon, sponsored by DHerbs
John T. Elliott’s Professional Hair Design & Day Spa (WWDM 101.3-FM Columbia, SC)
Best Nail Salon, sponsored by Wells Fargo
Her Design Studio (WBTJ 106.5-FM Richmond, VA)
Best Car Wash/Detail Shop
Pro Wash (WHUR 96.3-FM Washington, DC)
Best Church Choir
St. Mark 4B Missionary Baptist Church Mass Choir (WWDM 101.3 Columbia, SC)
Best Soul Food Place
Dusties Southern Style Buffet (WVAZ 102.7-FM Chicago, IL)
Best Barbecue Place
Kenny’s Ribs & Chicken (WVAZ 102.7-FM Chicago, IL)
Best School Teacher, sponsored by Cracker Barrel
Dr. Shandra Claiborne-Payton, Virginia State University (WBTJ 106.5-FM Richmond, VA)
Best High School
Monroe Comprehensive High School (WMRZ 98.1-FM Albany, GA)
Best Barber Shop, sponsored by Crème of Nature
Fadeologist (WAMJ 107.5-FM Atlanta, GA)
Best Church, sponsored by McDonald’s
First Baptist Church of Glenarden (WHUR 96.3-FM Washington, DC)
Good Neighbor Award, sponsored by State Farm
Nehemiah Davis, Nehemiah Davis Foundation (WDAS 105.3-FM Philadelphia, PA)
To learn more about the Neighborhood Awards, click here.