The Esteem Awards took place Sat July 2, 2022 see honorees below

The Esteem Awards is a 501c3 organization dedicated to promoting positive images of the African American/People of Color, Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer/Questioning (LGBTQ)+ communities.

Since 2007, the Esteem Awards has honored over 300 local and national organizations and individuals for their continued efforts in supporting the areas of entertainment, media, civil rights, social services, business, and the arts.

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Esteem Awards Finalists

These honorees were selected by a committee of past honorees who reviewed an array of nominations.

2022 Chicago Finalists

2022 National Finalists