*”For Colored Girls” cast members including Loretta Devine, Kimberly Elise, Macy Gray, Hill Harper, Omari Hardwick, and Tessa Thompson will come together and honor award-winning producer and casting director Robi Reed and others at the 10th Annual Heroes in the Struggle Gala Awards Presentation on World AIDS Day, Wednesday, December 1, 2010 at the Avalon Hollywood.

Join event co-chairs Cookie and Earvin “Magic” Johnson to honor Bill Clinton, Founder of the William J. Clinton Foundation and 42nd President of the United States; Blair Underwood, Award-Winning Actor, “The Event”; Lee L. Daniels, Academy Award-Nominated Producer and Director, “Precious;” Sheila C. Johnson, Businesswoman and Philanthropist, Executive Producer, “The Other City;” Marvelyn Brown, AIDS Activist; Frank J. Oldham, Jr, President and CEO, National Association of People with AIDS; Willis Edwards, Civil Rights Icon, Board Member, NAACP; Robi Reed, Award-Winning Producer, Casting Director, “For Colored Girls”; National Basketball Association, Corporate Hero.

Robi Reed

Reception and silent auction, 6:00 pm.

Awards presentation, 7:30 pm

Tickets available now at www.heroesinthestruggle.com

For more information call (213) 353-3610 ext. 121