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NAACP Islip Town Branch 10th Annual Legacy Gala

Updated: Dec 18, 2023

Event Details:

Date & Time:

Saturday, January 13, 2024

7pm to 12:30am EST


Marriott Melville Long Island, Walt Whitman Road, Melville, NY,

Tickets are $200.

Save service fees by purchasing direct:

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

CashApp: $isliptownnaacp

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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!

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