2nd Annual Lead Like King Gala
Friday, January 12, 2018
In celebration of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day,
Urban Renewal Center will host
the 2nd Annual Lead Like King Gala
Friday, January 12, 2018 at 6:30pm.
The semi-formal dinner and gala will be held at the First Presbyterian Church of Norfolk in First Hall; 820 Colonial Ave; Norfolk, Virginia.
Tickets are $50 per person.
The Lead Like King Gala will be an annual fundraiser for the URC and an opportunity to commemorate Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s legacy of unity in the community. King’s focus on social justice and racial harmony captures the vision at the Urban Renewal Center “to awaken society to its promised wholeness.”
The gala will consist of a Southern Soul Food dinner, live entertainment and songs from the Civil Rights Movement by Norfolk State University Choir, Soul Music by national recording artist Alex Harris, and an awards ceremony. James Alonso Harris will be the featured pianist and Marquita Biana Castano will be the mistress of ceremony.
Lead Like King Awards component at the gala is the Urban Renewal Center’s way to recognize transformational leadership in individuals from influential venues of society who “Lead Like King.”