The Universal Impact of Ethiopian Kingdoms to the Pan-African World!
Posthumously Honoring the Magnificent Emperors of Ethiopia: Emperor Tewodros II, Emperor Yohannes IV, Emperor Menelik II, Empress Zewditu, and Emperor Haile Selassie I
The Society of Ethiopians Established in Diaspora
26th Annual Awards Dinner on Sunday, May 27, 2018
Washington, D.C. The longest serving Ethiopian nonprofit in the United States committed to preserving and promoting cultural heritage, community service, and academic excellence for the past 25 years will make history again on Sunday, May 27, 2018, with an unprecedented tribute showcase to what they term, the “Magnificent Five,” the last five emperors of Ethiopia. The Society of Ethiopians Established in the Diaspora (SEED), lauded for it’s unparalleled impact to the Ethiopian community for recognizing highly accomplished students and role models in the Ethiopian community, will posthumously honor Emperor Tewodros II, Emperor Yohannes IV, Emperor Menelik II, Empress Zewditu, and a special feature program for the last emperor, H.I.M. Haile Selassie I in an effort to uplift and recognize Ethiopia’s universal and unique impact in the Pan African movement, black freedom struggles around the world, the civil rights movement in the United States, and in Ethiopia herself.