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2019 Africa Homecoming Pilgrimage Awards Dinner - Hosted by Diversity Restoration Solutions, Inc.

Diversity Restoration Solutions, Inc.

Saturday, August 4, 2018 from 6:30 PM to 9:30 PM (EDT)

2019 Africa Homecoming Pilgrimage Awards Dinner -...

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Ticket Type Sales End Price Fee Quantity
Awards Dinner
General admission to Awards dinner program
Jul 22, 2018 $55.00 $3.37
Dinner table sponsorship (10 seats/table)
Ten (10) table seats sponsorship is $600.00 per table. Includes invitation for table captain and one (1) guest to attend a pre-dinner reception with special guests from the Zambia National Homecoming Committee. A list of table guests MUST be submitted either online (click registration button) or to DRS after purchase prior to the dinner. Table sponsorships can be paid by check, money order or credit card. Contact Lisa Sheppard, Events Coordinator at 757-926-5233 for payment submission information. Table sponsorships are very limited.
Jul 15, 2018 Free $0.00

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Event Details

Join Diversity Restoration Solutions, Inc. (DRS) and the Africa Homecoming Network™ for the 2019 Africa Homecoming Pilgrimage Awards Dinner on Saturday, August 4, 2018 at the Marriott City Center in Newport News, Virginia.

This will be DRS' final U.S. program honoring those who have worked to reconnect African Americans and Africans in observance of the upcoming 400th anniversary of the British ruled transatlantic slave trade (1619-2019), which starting in Hampton Roads. The dinner will also kick off the 2019 Africa Homecoming Pilgrimage to Zambia with special guests from the 2019 Zambia National Homecoming Delegation, our ambassadors for our return.

The dinner cost is $55.00/person. Limited table sponsorships are also available for $600.00/table of 10, which includes an invitation for a private pre-dinner reception with the Zambian delegation for the table captain and one (1) guest. For information on table sponsorships or the dinner, contact Lisa Sheppard, Events Coordinator, at (757) 926-5233.  DRS reserves the right to cancel registration and  refuse entrance as it deems necessary.

 

Note:  If you have been invited to register for the private Africa Homecoming Pilgrimage Tourism & Trade Conference, August 1-3, 2018, please click on this link and be directed a separate registration page.  The conference registration fee will include one (1) ticket to the awards dinner, and you can purchase additional dinner tickets if needed on that same page.

 

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2019 Africa Homecoming Pilgrimage Dinner Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

 

How can I contact the organizer with any questions?

If you have any questions regarding the dinner, please call Lisa Sheppard, Events Coordinator, at (757) 926-5233 or email info@diversityrestoration.com.

What's the refund policy?

Once tickets are purchaased, no refunds are allowed

I would like to purchase a table of 10 but there is no price listed? What is the cost and who do I contact?

To purchase a dinner table sponsorship, please contact Lisa Sheppard, Events Coordinator, at 757-675-2062.  A table sponsorship $600.00 per table of 10. Table captains (those responsible for the purchase) will be invited to a private pre-dinner reception (2 guests) with our special guests from the Zambia National Homecoming Committee and government officials.  Your name will also be listed in our dinner program booklet as an event sponsor. Table sponsorships can be paid by check, money order or credit card.  Table sponsorships are limited.

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

It is recommended that you bring your printed ticket to the event.  However, we will have a registration list available for paid attendees.

 Can I update my registration information?

Yes, you can update your registration information as needed or call DRS to update for you.

 Is my registration fee or ticket transferrable?

Yes, your ticket is transferrable.  Please make any changes no later July 31, 2018.

 Is it ok if the name on my ticket or registration doesn't match the person who attends?

No, for security purposes, the name on your ticket MUST matach the person who attends.  If the name on the ticket or registration list does not match, the person is subject to not being admitted to the event.

 Is this a child-friendly event?

Yes, children are welcome to attend because this is their history as well.  Tickets are required for everyone attending.  Children under 10 years old will have a special ticket price.  If you would like to register children under 10 years old, please email info@diversityrestoration.com for special arrangements.  Children under age 5 are free of charge. 

 

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Newport News Marriott City Center
740 Town Center Drive
Newport News, VA 23606

Saturday, August 4, 2018 from 6:30 PM to 9:30 PM (EDT)


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Diversity Restoration Solutions, Inc.

Diversity Restoration Solutions, Inc. (DRS): Diversity Restoration Solutions, Inc. is a Virginia-based social business tourism entity and  international trade development firm.  Our mission is to  conduct Homecomings and project development activities in America and Africa to reconnect families and communities previously separated by institutions of slavery for mutually beneficial social-economic restoration.  To subscribe to the DRS Africa Homeocming Network or for more information on our mission, please visit our website at  www.diversityrestoration.com.

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