The Black & White Champagne Brunch
Raise your glass...
Join us for the New York Urban League’s Black & White Champagne Brunch hosted by Bevy Smith and Emil Wilbekin on Saturday, September 26, 2015 at The Hilton Hotel. We will raise a glass to celebrate higher education and support the Whitney M. Young, Jr. Scholarship Fund. The Brunch event will include a VIP Reception, Silent Auction, and feature musical entertainment and performance by the Brooklyn United Marching Band. The New York Urban League will present the Drum Major for Education Award to Shawn Dove, CEO Campaign for Black Male Achievement and a special appearance by Danielle Brooks.
Attire: Black and White, Brunch Chic
Want to prepare for the Silent Auction? Enjoy this preview of the silent auction items sure to offer premium experiences for all manner of persons— the professional, art lover, foodie, theater buff, etc.
Tatia Adams Fox, President and Owner, New School of Etiquette; Branding and Marketing Strategist
Garnesha Crawford, Government/Public Sector Innovation at Bloomberg Philanthropies
Joanita Ricketts, Mergers and Acquisition, Corporate Advisory for MUFG
Rahshib Thomas, Director of Human Resources
Dr. Marcella Maxwell, Clinical Supervisor of Teaching Fellows, Brooklyn College
Dolly Christian, New York Urban League, Board Member Emeritus
Chad Roberson, President of the NYUL Young Professionals
Erika Beckles, Corporate Diversity Media Recruiter for BuzzFeed
William D. Holiber, Chief Executive Officer and President of New York Daily News Company
Alisha Cowan Vieira, Producer, NBC Universal
Kamari Aykes, Software Developer
Beatrice Lors-Rousseau, Grant Writer
Jemar Ward, Director, Recruitment Strategies for NYC Human Resources Administration
Join the Grand Marshall Host Committee for the New York Urban League’s Black & White Champagne Brunch on September 26, 2015 at The Hilton. As a member of the host committee, you agree to purchase two VIP Tickets ($300) to the brunch and lend your name to the event for use in promotions. We hope you will further help by sharing this event with friends, colleagues, and family.
Help make our first Black & White Champagne Brunch a huge success by joining the Host Committee!
Learn more about becoming a member of the Black & White Brunch Host Committee by sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
TABLES AND SPONSORSHIP
Consider a table or two for your company or friends! Each sponsored table provides direct support to the scholarship fund and the purchase of laptops for scholarship recipients. Also, sponsorship provides varying levels of visibility for your brand at the event and throughout NYUL’s program year.
Complete this form to make a table contribution: Scholarship Brunch Tables and Sponsorship Form
If you have any questions about the event or sponsorship opportunities, please contact Novella Ford, Development Director at email@example.com or 212-926-8000 ext. 126