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Keepers of the Culture: Honoring Our Cultural Icons

FEBRUARY 24, 5:00 PM – 7:30 PM

On Saturday, February 24, 2024, from 5:00 pm – 7:30 pm the San Diego African American Museum of Fine Art in collaboration with the San Diego History will honor its 2024 Keepers of the Culture recipients.

Join us in showing appreciation to:

  • Supervisor Monica Montgomery Steppe: First Black woman to win election to the San Diego Board of Supervisors. Secured the unanimous vote to approve the newly established San Diego Black Arts + Culture District.
  • Vernon Sukumu: Community Activist. Former Chair of the Black Federation and the Welfare Rights Organization.
  • Members of the legendary R&-B Group Satisfaction: Roosevelt Carter, Theotis Duncan, Hassan El Amin, Herbert Sims Jr., Floyd A. Smith, and Lenard Tucker.

The doors will open at 5 pm for a reception featuring the musical group Satisfaction. The program will begin at 6 pm.

This event is free, but space is limited.


February 24th
5:00 pm - 7:30 pm
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