Inside the Congressional Black Caucus Phoenix Awards Dinner Published September 26, 2011 • Updated on September 26, 2011 at 5:17 pm President Barack Obama and Michelle Obama were among the guests on Saturday. 14 photos 1/14 Getty Images President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama at the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation Annual Phoenix Awards dinner, 2011 2/14 Getty Images President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama arrive at the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation Annual Phoenix Awards dinner on Saturday, Sept. 24. 3/14 Getty Images President Obama kisses first lady Michelle Obama as they arrive. 4/14 Getty Images Former boxer George Foreman shows his support for President Obama during the dinner. 5/14 Getty Images Congressional Black Caucus (CBC) Chairman U.S. Rep. Emanuel Cleaver II (D-Mo.), President Obama, U.S. Rep. John Lewis (D-Georgia), Reverend Joseph Lowery, first lady Michelle Obama and CBC Foundation Chairman U.S. Rep. Donald Payne (D-N.J.) pose together. 6/14 The First Lady wore a beautiful long black sequined skirt and black sash. 7/14 Getty Images U.S. Rep. Al Green (D-Texas) presents a Phoenix award to George Foreman. 8/14 Getty Images This is the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation's 41st annual legislative conference. 9/14 YBF President Obama encouraged guests to rally with him and support the American Jobs Act. 10/14 YBF The 41st Annual Legislative Conference ended the weekend with the Phoenix Awards Gala, which recognized the Congressional Black Caucus and George Foreman, Sr.; Rev. Dr. Joseph E. Lowery and Rep. John Lewis. 11/14 Getty Images President Obama waves at the crowd after speaking. 12/14 YBF Dr. Michael Eric Dyson showed his support with a group of attendees. 13/14 YBF U.S. Surgeon General Regina Benjamin and Congressional Black Caucus Foundation president and CEO Dr. Elsie Scott. 14/14 Getty Images President Obama greets well-wishers after speaking. 0 More Photo Galleries Brag on Your Grad: Celebrating 2020 Graduates in DC, Maryland and Virginia Photos: Protests, Unrest in DC Following George Floyd’s Death Protesters, Enraged by Black Americans Killed, Gather Nationwide NBC4-T44 Friday Fun: Show and Tell!