Glamour honors Women of the year, includes Emanuel AME survivors, relatives of victims

Standing Brave Together: "To have hatred in our heart, we can't give him that power," says Nadine Collier, far left, of the man who shot her mother and eight others in a Charleston church. She is photographed in North Charleston with, from left, Polly Sheppard, Alana Simmons, and Felicia Sanders; each is a survivor or a relative of a victim. (Not pictured: Bethane Middleton-Brown.) Courtesy: Glamour Magazine

Glamour Magazine has announced it’s 25th Anniversary Women of the Year Awards.

Among the honorees are the “Women of Charleston.”

Glamour is recognizing five women who were connected to the Charleston Church Shooting at Emanuel AME on June 17.

Alana Simmons, 26, Nadine Collier, 47, Bethane Middleton-Brown, 45, Felicia Sanders, 58, and Polly Sheppard, 71 will be honored on November 9 at Carnegie Hall in New York City for “guiding America toward compassion and tolerance.”

READ MORE: Charleston Church Shooting: How These Five Survivors Are Guiding America Toward Compassion and Tolerance

See All of the 2015 Glamour Women of the Year Honorees »

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