KAA-MaCC 5th Anniversary Gala & Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony
The Kannapolis African-American Museum and Cultural Center, Inc. (KAA-MaCC) will kick off its Fifth Anniversary with a celebratory black-tie gala on Saturday, October 6, 2018, in the gorgeous Kannapolis Laureate Center. This evening’s theme continues to be for this year and at all times “Continuing the Quest for History Untold.”
KAA-MaCC Hall of Fame inductees include Entrepreneur, Warren Clay Coleman [posthumously] (Legacy); Maestro, Travis W. Alexander (Celebrity); and Lifetime Achievement inductees - Internationally noted Conductor and Educator, Dr. Barbara W. Baker; Educator, Bettye McConnaughey McLaurin; and Entrepreneur, Stephen L. Shipp, Shipps Fire Extinguisher Sales & Service.
Venue: Kannapolis Laureate Center located at 401 Laureate Way, Kannapolis, NC 28081. Festivities will begin with the Hall of Fame VIP Reception (4:00-5:30 p.m.). Doors will open for the Silent Auction (5:00-5:45 p.m.) and the Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony will begin at 6:00 p.m. followed by after-dinner dancing. The Honorable Mayor of the City of Salisbury, NC, Al Heggins, will serve as Mistress of Ceremony. The speaker will be Rev. Dr. D. B. Cannon, Executive Director of The A.M.E. Zion Church, Department of Global Missions and Editor-in-Chief for The Missionary Seer.
Sponsorship opportunities and souvenir journal advertisements are available to benefit KAA-MaCC’s new History Collection Program. For supporters who cannot attend, underwriter opportunities are also available to take advantage of the gala’s promotional opportunities. A sponsorship proposal is available on the website or call the Administrative Office. Deadline: Sponsorship Commitment Form due on September 17, 2018.
Visit the website (www.kaa-macc.org) or call the Administrative Office (704.925.1314) to purchase tickets (Hall of Fame VIP Reception $100/ General Admission $50). Attire: Black-tie optional.
Date & Time
October 6, 2018
4:00PM - 9:00PM
The Laureate Center Kannapolis 401 Laureate Way Kannapolis 28081 NC US http://www.cabarrusmagazine.com/businesses/nc-kannapolis-the-laureate-center-kannapolis
Hall of Fame VIP Reception $100, General Admission $50