After years of continued devotion beautifying the unhoused in Los Angeles, Shirley Raines, a 2020 ESSENCE Essential Hero recipient, bestowed the CNN honor.
ESSENCE Essential Heroes Awards Highlights Black Mental Health Professionals Providing Life-Changing Services
Meet five Black career women impacting change in the mental health field.
These amazing educators are making sure children in their communities learn, thrive, grow and gain access to crucial resources.
During the second edition of the 2020 ESSENCE Essential Heroes Awards, we teamed up with Disney Parks to celebrate five amazing mothers.
Together with her team of family and friends, Shirley has been provided food, hot showers and makeovers for over 400 homeless individuals during the pandemic.
ESSENCE Essential Heroes Awards: A Car Give Away, Must-See Performances & More Moments That Will Leave You In Tears!
These unforgettable moments from the ESSENCE Essential Heroes Awards will warm your heart and leave you smiling from ear to ear!
Watch the ESSENCE Essential Heroes Awards now on essence.com and the ESSENCE Facebook Page!
Join Eva Marcille, Jamie Foxx, June's Diary And More This Wednesday For The ESSENCE Essential Heroes Awards!
Grab your tissues and get ready to shed happy tears as we honor more than 20 essential workers with a few surprises that you won't want to miss!
Tune in to essence.com on November 18 at 6PM EST as we salute, honor and celebrate our ESSENCE Essential Heroes!
Visit www.essence.com/essentialheroes to read their stories and vote for the nominees whose stories inspire you the most!