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The Association of Haitian Professionals (AHP) 1st Annual Fundraising and Awards Gala will be taking place at the beautiful and exquisite Civic Center on 719 Ellsworth Dr. in Silver Spring MD, March 18, 2017 from 5:30 pm-1159pm.
There will be entertainment for all our guests through music, poetry, performances and art.The event will feature a cocktail reception, sit-down dinner, silent auction, and surprise raffle.This Solidarity Benefits Gala will be a 'Konbit': Community-converging Initiative to rally the public in support of our causes and activities.
The Benefits Gala will strive to raise capital funds towards initial seed monies for these major planned programs and projects with socio-professional and community underpinnings:
- Launching AHP Professional Mentoring Program,
- Initiating AHP Community Project for the Establishment of Multipurpose Haitian Community Center in the Greater DC Metro Area,
- Supporting and expanding the AHP Road to College Mentoring Program,
- Developing AHP Scholarship Endowment Fund and Award Management, and
- Promoting AHP Project: Panorama of Transformative Change Agents - “Haitian Contemporary Heroes” - within our Community to influence/uplift and foster with positive narratives a new Ayiti.
This event is a chance for you to support these AHP initiatives by purchasing ticket(s). If you are unable to join us, please consider donating an item to be used in our auction, making a simple donation or being a sponsor. For more information inquire at firstname.lastname@example.org call 1.888.404.1302.
Your presence will be, no doubt, a great incentive for all of us to continue our mission, and your support will make a difference.
We are a recognized US 501(c)6 non-profit corporation (Tax ID 32-0115948), so donations qualify as business deductions!
*Please bring printed tickets with you to the door*
Are there ID requirements or an age limit to enter the event?
Because attendees will have the option to chose some alcoholic beverages a valid photo ID is required at the door. We are encouraging all to have a designated driver for the night or opt for UBER or a taxi service.This event is open to adults 21 and up only. Sorry, no children allowed.
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Association of Haitian Professionals - AHP
The Association of Haitian Professionals (AHP) is a non-profit corporation headquartered in Washington DC that promotes and supports the professional development of Haitians and those of Haitian descent through education, mentoring, workshops, programs and networking.
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Association of Haitian Professionals (AHP)
PO Box 55001
Washington DC 20040