Kerry Washington Actress to be honored at charity golf tournament

The ‘Scandal’ star will be celebrated at the foundation's 7th Annual Los Angeles Golf Classic.

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39-year-old Kerry Washington will be presented with Actors Inspiration Award by Screen Actors Guild-American Federation of Television and Radio Artists Foundation (SAG-AFTRA).

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Kerry Washington at the 2016 MET Gala

 

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The ‘Scandal’ star will be celebrated at the foundation's 7th Annual Los Angeles Golf Classic, for the selfless service she has provided for the people in her community over the years.

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Kerry Washington at 'Confirmation' special screening

"Kerry's continuous support for our programs and her fellow actors, and her dedication to countless social and political causes exemplify the essence of this award," says SAG-AFTRA Foundation President JoBeth Williams.

Being an advocate for civil rights, Kerry was appointed by President Barack Obama's Committee on the Arts and Humanities in 2009.

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Kerry Washington for Adweek

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Other awards Kerry has to her name includes the NAACP President's Award in 2013, she has been nominated at the SAG Awards, Emmys and Golden Globes, and in 2014 she made the list of 100 most influential people in time magazine.

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