7 honored at Black Women's Expo Awards

April 4, 2013 7:47:10 PM PDT
The Black Women's Expo Phenomenal Woman Awards single out women who've made outstanding contributions and seven African-American women from a variety of areas were celebrated Thursday night.

Among those receiving special recognition was Cleopatra Cowley- Pendleton, whose daughter Hadiya was shot and killed just after she performed at president Obama's inauguration.

ABC-7's Cheryl Burton served as emcee.