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2024 Spring Benefit

May 9 @ 10:00 pm - May 10 @ 1:00 am


You’re Invited

Join us as we blend the rich tapestry of our heritage with the innovative spirit that propels us forward. The evening will include culinary delights, specialty beverages, lively entertainment and a ceremony for our esteemed honorees. 

Our Honorees

Dr. Jocelynne Rainey

Dr. Joan Maynard Award

Community Partner Award

Our Sponsors

5:00 pm – VIP Experience by invitation

6:00 pm – Cocktails & Entertainment featuring Kaisokah Moko Jumbies and DJ Donwill

7:00 pm – Awards Program 

Benefit Host Committee

Ainka Shackleford Turner, Chair

Lauren Glant

Ashley Mathis

Timothy Simons

Stacey Toussaint

Board of Trustees

Jessica B. Lee, Chair

Laurent Glant, Vice Chair

Deborah Juantorena, Treasurer

Renee McClure, Secretary

Suhaly Bautista-Carolina

Robert E. Cornegy, Jr.

Sidney B. Joyner

Sylvia Gail Kinard

Brian McNeil

Sharon A. Myrie

Twaun Samuel 

Ainka Shackleford Turner

Sharon Lyu Volckhausen


May 9 @ 10:00 pm
May 10 @ 1:00 am
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