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|DATE / TIME||EVENTS / INDUSTRY||LOCATION|
|Sep 27, 2013-|
Sep 27, 2013
05:00PM - 11:00PM
|Entrepreneurs of Tomorrow / NBBCC's annual fundraising dinner|
NBBCC's annual fundraising dinner to benefit Fence At The Top youth mentoring program
Mary Agatha Furth Center, 8400 Old Redwood Highway
The North Bay Black Chamber of Commerce (NBBCC) will host its annual fundraising dinner Entrepreneurs of Tomorrow on September 27, 2013 at the Mary Agatha Furth Center, 8400 Old Redwood Highway in Windsor, CA. This year’s fundraising recipient will be Fence at the Top (fenceatthetop.com), a mentoring program for at-risk youth in Sonoma County formed by Honor Jackson.
This black tie gala will start with a VIP Reception from 4 to 5:30pm. Dinner will take place from 6 to 9pm and feature Cliff Branch, former Oakland/Los Angeles Raiders NFL Player and winner of Super Bowl XI, Super Bowl XV and Super Bowl XVIII, as the main keynote speaker. Dr. Aisha Lowe, executive director of Stand up (standup.org), an education non-profit organization dedicated to ensuring every child has the opportunity to attend an excellent public school, will also speak at the event. The dinner will end with dancing and live music by Ric Alexander from 9 to 11pm.
The North Bay Black Chamber has proudly held its annual fundraiser, Entrepreneurs of Tomorrow, since 1996 to provide much-needed support to local youth programs, mentoring and scholarships for high school and college students. Over the past seven years, NBBCC has managed to raise over $145,000 for several local programs.
Dinner event tickets can be purchased for $50 at http://eoft2013.eventbrite.com. Donations and sponsorships are also welcome and accepted on that site.
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