33rd Annual Jazzy Holiday Luncheon
Friday, December 6, 2013 from 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM (EST)
Jazzy Holiday Luncheon is the Gantt Center's major annual fundraiser and is one of the longest running annual traditions in Charlotte. The proceeds from the event benefit the Gantt Center Annual Fund which enables the Center to provide programming to present, preserve and celebrate the arts, history and culture of African-Americans and those of African descent.
We encourage you to join us as we share the year's highlights and key accomplishments and present 2013 Gantt Center Awards to three recipients who have made tremendous contributions to the Gantt Center and the broader Charlotte community:
Sally and Russell Robinson- Community leaders, philanthropists, and arts patrons.
Tyrone Jefferson of A Sign of the Times- Award-winning musician, band leader, and arts activist.
Compass Group- Corporate citizen and community supporter.
Early birds may purchase seats to the luncheon in advance. Individual tickets are $75 through September 30, 2013. Secure your seat at this year's luncheon and awards event. To purchase tickets by phone, please contact Kris Cole at (704) 547-3781.
Corporate sponsorships are welcomed! For information about corporate sponsorships or group accommodations, please contact Tiffany Graham at (704) 547-3739.
When & Where
Harvey B. Gantt Center for African-American Arts+Culture
Founded in 1974, Charlotte’s Harvey B. Gantt Center for African-American Arts + Culture (formerly the Afro-American Cultural Center) exists to present, preserve and celebrate the art, history and culture of African-Americans and those of African descent through dance, music, visual and literary arts, film, educational programs, theatre productions and community outreach. Named for Harvey B. Gantt, the prominent Charlotte architect and community leader and former Mayor of Charlotte, the Center is housed in an inspired and distinguished award-winning structure and is home to the nationally celebrated John and Vivian Hewitt Collection of African-American art. Please visit www.ganttcenter.org