Difference Makers 2010: An eBlack Champaign-Urbana Publication was prepared for and released during the November 5-6, 2010 eBlackCU Campus-Community Symposium. In addition to hosting critical discussions around issues of digital technology and community, the symposium also recognized over 100 people who have worked to make a difference in Champaign-Urbana's African American community. Symposium attendees received copies of Difference Makers 2010 and Community Engagement @ Illinois.

Front cover, Difference Makers 2010The digital version of the booklet is available for download (~12 MB): eBlackCU_Difference_Makers_2010.pdf

The following people were recognized as difference makers:

  1. Linda Abernathy
  2. Ted Adkisson
  3. Barbara Algee-McGee
  4. Khair Ali (Freddie Davis)
  5. Harold Allston
  6. Aaron Ammons
  7. Carol Ammons
  8. Andre Arrington
  9. Patricia Avery
  10. Rev. Dr. Eugene Barnes
  11. Nathaniel Banks
  12. Imani Bazzell
  13. Brian Bell
  14. Ed Bland
  15. Mary Haywood-Benson
  16. Dawn Mosley Blackman
  17. Rev. Zernial Bogan
  18. Erma Scott Bridgewater
  19. Ron Bridgewater
  20. Jamar Brown
  21. Herbert Burnett
  22. Charles Burton
  23. Sally Carter
  24. Jerome Charles Chambers Jr.
  25. Lonnie Clark
  26. Phyllis D. Clark
  27. Vacellia Clark
  28. Tyla Conerly
  29. Larine Y. Cowan
  30. Rev. Dr. Harold Davis
  31. Ollie Watts Davis
  32. Connie Dillard-Myers
  33. Nate Dixon
  34. Gerald (Candy) Foster
  35. Benita Ann Rollins-Gay
  36. Tiffany Gholson-Johnson
  37. Barbara Gillespie-Washington
  38. Vernessa Gipson
  39. Alvin Griggs
  40. Bishop Gwin
  41. Christopher Paul Hamb
  42. Essie Gordon Harris
  43. Rev. Cyprus Hughes
  44. Jeff Hunt
  45. Kim Irwin
  46. Kevin Jackson
  47. Minor Jackson
  48. Gayle Jeffries
  49. Michael Jeffries
  50. Carla Jones
  51. Lyn Jones
  52. William Jones
  53. Sandra Kato
  54. Cynthia Keaton-Williams
  55. Will Kyles
  56. Phoebe Lenear
  57. Hattie LeNoir-Price
  58. Carol J. (Alexander) Lewis
  59. Rev. Larry Darnell Lewis
  60. Robert E. Lewis
  61. Sonya A. Lynch
  62. Joe McVay
  63. Martel Miller
  64. Janice M. Mitchell
  65. Thom Moore
  66. Rev. Charles O. Nash
  67. Margaret Neil
  68. C.D. Nesbitt
  69. Diane Nesbitt
  70. Tanya Parker
  71. Tracy Parsons
  72. Dr. William M. Patterson
  73. Hattie Paulk
  74. J.W. Pirtle
  75. Perzavia Praylow
  76. Marsha Reardon
  77. Giraldo Rosales
  78. Melodye Rosales
  79. Ken Salo
  80. Anna Wall Scott
  81. Pastor Shelby
  82. Clarence Shelley
  83. Alton J. Shevlin
  84. Karen Simms
  85. Samuel Smith
  86. Christopher M. Span
  87. Joe A. Stovall
  88. Hester Nelson Suggs
  89. Shandra Summerville
  90. Deacon Willie T. Summerville
  91. Rhonda Alaina Sykes
  92. Averia Thompson
  93. Terry Townsend
  94. Cynthia W. Turner
  95. Ronnie Turner-Winston
  96. Bishop King James Underwood
  97. Dr. Evelyn Underwood
  98. Esther Louise VanDyke
  99. Robert Walker, Sr.
  100. Joan Walls
  101. LaTanya Washington
  102. Dr. Preston L. Williams Jr.
  103. Douglas Williams
  104. Ervin T. Williams
  105. Otis Williams
  106. Seon Williams
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