National Bankers Association Presents:

Don Davis Legacy Foundation

Awards & Tribute Gala


Vivica Fox

Laz Alonso

Johnny Gill

October 6th, 2016

Music Hall Center for the Performing Arts
Detroit, Michigan

VIP Reception - 5:30pm
Awards & Tribute - 7:30pm

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Our Mission

The Don Davis LEGACY Foundation is a Collaborative Empowerment Initiative bridging the gap between financial need and achievement.

The foundation honors the life of Don Davis, Grammy Award-winning music pioneer, banking mogul and visionary, by continuing his philanthropic efforts to give back and facilitate future successful legacies with scholarships, grants and key programming.  Our aim is to sustain the synergistic impact of partnership with our youth, families, assist organizations and the entire community, that Don Davis so passionately supported.

The Music

The Visionary

The Business

The Man

The Community

The Mogul

Don Davis Legacy Foundation Board of Directors

Kiko Davis
Founder & President

Managing Director
Groovesville Productions & Publishing

Denise Brooks-Williams

Henry Ford Wyandotte Hospital
President & CEO

Patrick J. Gregory

Partner, UHY LLP
Managing Director, UHY Advisors

Kerry Crowley

Minority Alliance Capital
President & CEO

William Phillips

President & CEO Pie Management LLC
First Independence Bank Board

Special Thanks to the Following:


On Thursday, October 6, 2016 starting at 7:45 pm. The Don Davis Legacy Foundation is hosting it's first ever art auction with art provided by artist Charles Bibbs. All of the artwork has a certificate of authenticity provided with the artist signature. The winning bidder will have to pay a buyers premium. If they bid live the buyers premium is 10% Cash and 13% Credit. If they bid online the buyers premium is 13% Cash and 16% Credit, with sales tax of 6% per Michigan sales tax fee.

Artist: Charles Bibbs

Internationally acclaimed artist Charles Bibbs, whose work is featured in museums, galleries, organizations, and homes of many collectors, displays a deep sense of Spirituality, Majesty, Dignity, Strength and Grace in his images, that is done in a combination of realistic and larger-than-life interpretations of contemporary subjects that are ethnically rooted.

Bibbs strongly believe that we are the “Keepers of our Culture,” and as such, has spent much of his time serving on boards of museums and art organizations to support the art community.

Visit Charles' website to learn more about his passion for his art and community.

For Auction: Four custom framed original artworks by artist Charles Bibbs

Select an image below to view the full piece at a larger scale.

The Change

Retail Value: $15,000.00

Angel of Love

Retail Value: $9,500.00

Our Legacy

Retail Value: $10,000.00

Jaz Fantasy

Retail Value: $5,000.00

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