To conclude Black History Month, Goodwill Industries of Kentucky Chief External Affairs Officer DeVone Holt was honored by 100 Black Men of Louisville, Inc., with an Icon Award at its Night of Excellence Gala on Saturday, February 25 at the Seelbach Hotel Hilton Louisville.

It was the first Night of Excellence Gala put on by 100 Black Men of Louisville, a nonprofit organization with the mission of improving the quality of life within the communities of Metro Louisville and enhancing educational and economic opportunities for all African Americans. Their Icon Award honors a specifically iconic Black man from and in Louisville.

Proceeds from the event benefitted 100 Black Men of Louisville and all of its community programs. To learn more about 100 Black Men of Louisville, visit