Ladies & gentlemen:
On behalf of the Virginia Black History Month Gala Association (VaBHMA) I would like to extend an invitation for you to join us at the 19th Annual Virginia Black History Month Gala on Saturday 23 February 2019 from 6pm to 9pm at the Hilton McLean Tysons Corner Hotel in Tysons Corner, Virginia!
Next year's Keynote Speaker is entrepreneur, Howard University Graduate, and Television/Film Actor Mr. Lazaro “Laz” Alonso. Laz has starred in such films as; This Christmas, «Jumping the Broom», Avatar, Detroit, and Spike Lee’s Miracle at St Anna just to name a few.
Born and raised in Washington DC, Laz always knew he wanted to be an actor. Before becoming an actor, this Howard Univesity Bison worked on Wall Street as an investment banker after earning a Bachelors Degree in Business Administration with a concentration in marketing.
He now splits his time between New York City and Los Angeles. In 2012, he received the 2012 NAACP Image Award for «Outstanding Actor In A Motion Picture.» You can see Laz in the BET television miniseries, «The Bobby Brown Story.»
To purchase your tickets visit our new Eventbrite website at: https://eventbrite.com/e/vabhma-2019-gala-laz-alonso-keynote-tickets-43624637465
(Early Bird Special: Purchase your general admission tickets before Friday, 28 September and pay only $85.00 per person)
We also have 150 rooms blocked at the Hilton McLean Tyson Corner Hotel exclusively for our guests. To receive our special rate of $99 dollars per night use our online Reservation Link at:
You can also call the hotel at (703) 847-5000 and use code: «VBHMA».
We look forward to hosting you and your family at next year's gala as we plan one of the DMV's most anticipated events.
If you have any questions contact me at: [email protected]
or by cell at (540) 907-1857.