For Immediate Release
February 18, 2022
Contact Information

Johnny Sanders
Miami-Dade Gospel Alliance

(BPRW) 5th Annual Black History Gospel Music Brunch & Awards

Set for Saturday, February 19th

(Black PR Wire) Miami, FL - The Miami Dade Alliance of Gospel Music Professionals/Gospel Industry Network (MDA) is proud to announce its 5th Annual Black History Gospel Music Brunch and Awards. The brunch and awards will be held Saturday, February 19, 2022 at 9:00 am. The event will take place in person at Bethel Apostolic Temple, 1855 NW 119th Street in Miami. The event will be held outside, under a tent on the paved/concretepatio area of the church as an additional precaution to keep individuals safe. Additionally, the number of attendees will be reduced, temperature checks and masking will be enforced. The event will once again feature “edutainment” focused on the legacy of Gospel Music and its significance in History, in addition to LIVE Gospel Music and cultural presentations and performances. The brunch and awards will also honor gospel industry greats and community legends who have made their mark in South Florida and beyond. This year’s honorees include:

Willie CopelandMusician/ArtistBishop Marc & Lady Joy Cooper,Pastors/Recording Artists/Producers; Elder Marietta FreemanOn-Air Personality/Artist; the Late Dwain Ingram, Educator/Recording Artist, Producer (Posthumous);  Kimbrick JordanSound Engineer/ProducerRev. C.J. KellyPastor/On-Air Personality/Industry Administrator, Miami International Airport/2022 Ambassador Award Recipient; Rev. Dr. Walter T. RichardsonRetired Clergy/Musician/Artist/Community Activist, and   Lady Myra Taylor, Clergy/Community Leader/MCee/Artist.

Show your support by placing an ad in the program booklet or by making plans now to attend. Get your tickets…seating is very limited!!! Go to Eventbrite to secure your spot NOW.

Sponsorship, limited vendor and showcasing opportunities are available. For details and more information, please call 786-832-2362 or email Connect with us on Facebook and visit us at This event is presented in part by Bethel Apostolic Temple and Diaspora Arts Coalition.

Can’t make it? Show your support by giving a donation now via CashApp: $mdalliance305 or by scan the code below. No donation is too big or too small. MDA is a registered, not for profit, entity. Thank you in advance for your partnership. Always remember, we are stronger together.