Christian City Announces 2022 Community Champion Awards Honorees

Staff Report

Wednesday, January 19th, 2022

Christian City announced today its 2022 Community Champion Awards’ honorees, an extraordinary group of philanthropic leaders who have dramatically improved the lives of individuals in our community and beyond. The Community Champion Awards will pay tribute to Egbert Perry in the Individual category, Norfolk Southern Corporation in the Corporate category and Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta in the Nonprofit category. 

The Community Champion Awards was established by Christian City in 2019 to honor individuals and businesses that have demonstrated outstanding leadership and commitment towards the betterment of our Atlanta community. Christian City will recognize each of the 2022 honorees at the gala scheduled for Thursday, May 5, 2022. Guests will be invited to spend a fun evening at the Georgia Aquarium enjoying great entertainment, delicious food and the camaraderie of friends. Renowned broadcast journalist Monica Pearson will serve as emcee. 

Proceeds from the Community Champion Awards will support Christian City’s Children and Family programs which include Children’s Village Residential Program, Crossroads Foster Care and Adoption Program, Safe Place Runaway and Homeless Youth Program and Thrive Graduate Transition Program.

“Each of the 2022 winners have made it their purpose to improve the lives of others in the community,” said Christian City CEO Keith Horton, “This event provides an opportunity to be inspired while supporting our vision of ensuring a safe and loving environment in which the most vulnerable may thrive.”

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