Updated: 20 hours ago
Date & Time:
Saturday, January 13, 2024
7pm to 12:30am EST
Marriott Melville Long Island, Walt Whitman Road, Melville, NY,
Early Bird Special: Tickets are $175 until December 15, 2023 and $200 Thereafter.
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Remittance for Legacy Gala Tickets payable to "lslip Town NAACP" should be mailed to: lslip Town NAACP, c/o Legacy Gala Committee, P.O. Box 577, Bay Shore, NY 11706
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About the Legacy Gala
We will shine a spotlight on individuals who have made significant contributions to the community.
Our 2024 Gala Honorees are:
Apryl Hargrove, Suffolk County Police Officer
Daniel Lloyd, Minority Millennials
Frances Pierre, Department of Social Services Commissioner
Dr. Jermaine Archer, Chair Black Studies Department at SUNY Old Westbury
Grace Ioannidis, Suffolk County Director of Women Services
Irma Solis, NYCLU
Aletha Fields, NYS Court of Claims
Pilar Moya, Housing Help
Vivian Hart, Pronto of Long Island
Lisa Tyson, Director of Long Island Progressive Coalition
Alicia Figueras-Lambert, Founder of Chela 4 Kids
Karyn Kemp-Smith, PSEG
Shanequa Levin, Women’s Diversity Network
Andres Rodriguez, Youth Honoree from Brentwood Union Free School District
Posthumously, Norman Wagner, Former President of Central Islip Union Free School District
Vanessa Baird-Streeter, Suffolk County Advocate and Entreprenuer
Be prepared to be moved by the powerful words of our honorees and special guests as they share their experiences and insights on community empowerment and social justice.
Enjoy live entertainment that will add a touch of excitement and energy to the evening, making it a night to remember. Savor a delectable dinner that will tantalize your taste buds and provide the perfect setting for meaningful conversations and connections. Connect with like-minded individuals and network with community leaders who share your passion for social justice and equality.
The NAACP Islip Town Branch Legacy Gala is not just an event; it's a statement of our commitment to a better future for all. By attending, you not only celebrate the achievements of these remarkable individuals but also contribute to the continued work of the NAACP in advocating for civil rights, social justice, and equal opportunities.
Mark your calendars and reserve your spot at the 10th Annual Legacy Gala. Don't miss this opportunity to be part of a memorable evening filled with inspiration, empowerment, and the celebration of our community's legacy.
Join us as we come together to make a difference. Together, we can create a brighter and more equitable future for all.
Are you interested in staying the night at the Melville Marriott? Contact them today and tell them you are with the Islip Town Branch NAACP.
Get your tickets now, and let's make history together!