Gala

"Pep Rally Under the Stars" Gala


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JOIN US FOR THE 2015 "Pep Rally Under the Stars" GALA TO RAISE FUNDS THAT WILL MAKE COLLEGE POSSIBLE FOR MORE d.C. AREA TEEN MOTHERS AND FATHERS!  

"Pep Rally Under the Stars" is the principal fundraising event for Generation Hope. In the spirit of celebrating collegiate excellence, it will be held at the Georgetown University Hotel & Conference Center and is attended by 300 guests who include leading figures from the political, media, entertainment, education, and business worlds -- all joined together to celebrate education and our vital work and mission.  Not just another gala, "Pep Rally Under the Stars" allows guests to wear their best attire along with college memorabilia from their alma mater or favorite school!

Thank you to our 2015 Sponsors!

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  • Montgomery College
  • United Way of the National Capital Area
What I love about this event is it’s about celebrating those students who got back up again. It’s really about hope.
— Dr. DeRionne Pollard, Generation Hope Board Member

Agenda
7:00 pm:
Cocktail Reception, Silent Auction, & Bar

8:00 pm:
Dinner, Program & Dancing

Attire
Black-tie optional, college memorabilia

 

FRIDAY, JUNE 26, 2015
GEORGETOWN UNIVERSITY HOTEL & CONFERENCE CENTER

Single Ticket:  $135
Couple:  $245
Table:  $1,100 (seats 10)

Ticket and table purchases include reception, dinner, presentation, auction, and dancing.  Ticket prices increase after June 12th, so purchase yours today!

2015 Honorary Chair:

Dr. Donna Cooper
Regional President, Pepco Holdings, Inc.

2015 Host Committee: 

  • Kelly Brinkley
  • Pat Cornell
  • Maritha Gay
  • Debbi Jarvis
  • Rachel Needle
  • Teresa Payne-Nunn
  • Dr. DeRionne Pollard
  • The Honorable Jeffrey Slavin

2015 Planning Committee

  • Ericka Boston
  • Jasmine Fields
  • Sherry Y. Foster
  • Caroline Griswold
  • Liz Link
  • Jessica Tirado
  • Yvonne Lowe
  • Tiffany Francis
  • Anne Linnemann
  • Judine Slaughter
  • Monique Davis
  • Evonne Irondi
  • Kesha Chandler
  • Megan Stamper
  • Jazmen Miller
  • Elizabeth Alva 
  • Ruby Lewis

 

Inquiries
For event and media information:

Nicole Lynn Lewis
Founder & CEO