@ New Georgia Encyclopedia
DescriptionPhotograph of Ambassador Andrew Young speaking at the Shining Light Award ceremony in his honor at Morehouse College in Atlanta, Georgia, in March 2003. He stands in front of a microphone. He is pointing his right index finger toward the crowd. This award was established in 1963 by the Atlanta Gas Light Company and WSB Radio to annually honor a Georgia resident who inspires others through service to society. Young has had a distinguished career as a minister, civil rights activist, U.S. congressman, United Nations ambassador, mayor of Atlanta, Georgia, and international businessman.
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