The Metro-Manhattan (NY) Chapter of The Links, Incorporated will host its ninth biennial gala, Realizing the Dream: Celebrating Excellence in Education and Leadership, on Sunday, December 9th beginning at 3:00 p.m. at Cipriani 42nd Street in New York City. The biennial gala will support the chapter’s hands-on programs and initiatives to prepare students for college-readiness, reduce health disparities, advance arts education and build leadership in the Greater Harlem community.
Distinguished guests from New York City’s arts and entertainment, financial and political sectors will attend the benefit gala.The evening affair will begin with an elegant cocktail reception, followed by dinner and dancing.
This year’s gala will recognize JP Morgan Chase for the firm’s commitment to making a positive difference in the communities where it operates. JP Morgan Chase will be honored for its commitment to meaningful and sustainable change in the highest-need neighborhoods and communities across the globe. The firm’s philanthropic goals are closely aligned with the mission and efforts of The Metro-Manhattan (NY) Chapter of The Links, Incorporated in providing transformational programming to serve the Harlem community.
Ticket reservations and additional information available at www.metromanhattanlinksinc.org. Individual tickets begin at $250, table packages begin at $1,000.
The Metro-Manhattan (NY) Chapter of The Links, Incorporated’s Ninth Biennial Gala
Sunday, December 9, 2012 – 3:00 – 8:00p.m.
Cipriani 42nd Street – 110 East 42nd Street, New York City
DINNER CHAIR: LaShann DeArcy Hall
HONORARY CHAIR: Inez N. Richardson
HONORARY COMMITTEE: Monica Azare Davenport; Kimberly Davis; Hazel N. Dukes; CarolineTaylor Ellerson; Toni Fay; Carla Harris; Brenda Neal; Chrystie B. Price; and Danyale Price
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