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The Africa Society of the National Summit on Africa is very proud of our President and CEO, Bernadette Paolo. We are appreciative of the “Friend of Africa” African Diaspora Award which is reflective of her great commitment to the continent of Africa. It is our turn to applaud Applause Africa and all of the honorees. Patricia Baine. Africa Applause Announces 2014 Honorees for African Diaspora Awards Ger Duany, star of “The Good Lie”, to be recognized as Actor of the Year Dr. Olajide Williams of Hip Hop Healthcare to receive Advocate of the Year Award Bernadette Paolo of The Africa Society to be honored with Friend of Africa Award NEW YORK, October 20, 2014 –Applause Africa, a multimedia platform that aims to celebrate, empower and connect the people, culture and visions of Africans in the Diaspora, announced today the 2014 Honorees for the AFRICAN DIASPORA AWARDS. The 4th Annual ADA Awards will be held on November 15 at Lincoln Center’s Gerald W. Lynch Theater at John Jay College. The Red Carpet and cocktail reception begin at 6:00PM, followed by the awards show at 7:00PM. The AFRICAN DIASPORA AWARDS celebrates the accomplishments of exemplary individuals from the African Diaspora who have excelled…