Durham County, The City of Durham and CAMPAIGN4CHANGE presents
"I.MATTER MEGA EVENTURE" An all day of FREE Life Changing Events open to the public Saturday, Jan. 21st, 2017 @ the Carolina Theatre in Downtown Durham Sister to Sister Empowerment Summit: 8:30am - 12:30pm Resource Booths will be available in the lobby 9am-12:30pm: The Sister to Sister Summit mission is to connect with our underserved single mothers and parents thats struggling with issues in the home. Our goal is to offer resources and opportunities to help improve their health and well-being. Our aim is to influence productive decision making in their homes, communities and connect them to networks for support. Sister to Sister is a group of approximately 15 successful women who will share their expertise, skills, knowledge, resources and personal experiences to assists struggling young Mothers for one whole year. The Sister to Sister group will help these young women develop sustainable change for themselves, their family and their community. The Summit is open to the public, to attend the Summit workshop sessions you must have a ticket which you can attain for FREE below.
EVENT BREAK: 12:30PM - 2:30PM
3PM - "POWER OF WORDS" Poetry Slam, hosted by; Dasan Ahanu; The "Power of Words Poetry Slam" is an exciting part of the Campaign4Change Mega Eventure. The POWS brings together the areas best poets to participate in a unique poetic completion unlike any other you will find. With themed rounds, this event displays not only the poets skill and creativity, but also their dexterity. Each poet is there to uplift, inspire, and challenge the audience while also showing them the power of words! This year's slam will be the first POWS all women's slam spotlighting and showcasing the voices of women.
EVENT BREAK: 5PM - 7:30PM
8PM - "Ridin wit' Joe Crack" Stage Production: written and produced by; Vegas Don
Campaign4Change(C4C) presents it's breathtaking, stimulating, mind- blowing stage production. Entering its 14th year of production in 2017, Campaign4Change incorporates todays top music hits, live performances by professional recording artists, spoken word, and a riveting message delivered by prominent speaker Vegas Don. The production is a captivating two-hour drama based on the personal life experiences of former gang leader and ex-drug dealer turned anti- crime advocate Mr. Otis Lyons, aka Vegas Don. Lyons is also the playwright and executive producer of the production. The Production is inspiring and it brings awareness to the negative mindset of today's society as well as those who battles with the many social ills of the world.
*ALL GROUP TICKETS OF 10 OR MORE PLEASE CONTACT: Mrs. Richmond @ 919.864.1989
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CAMPAIGN4CHANGE STOP THE VIOLENCE 12TH ANNUAL AWARDS BANQUET!
"Celebrities on the Red Carpet" Come enjoy, music, entertainment, catered food and open bar. Join us to honor C4C's Humanitarian of the Year, Sponsor of the Year, Lifetime Mentor, Community Advocate of the Year, Partnership Award, Giveback Award, Appreciation Award, Phenomenal Woman Award and our highest honor the Vegas Don Award. This year's Keynote Speaker is Mayor Pro Tempore, Mrs. Cora Cole-Mcfadden. Be exalted and enraptured by an amazing performance by Fred Jones. This is a formal event with many prestigious guests to meet, greet and enjoy the beautiful ambience.
Tickets Only: $50 per person or $75 for two
Sponsor a table of 4 for $175 *For more information contact: 919.519.8156