- July 29, 2014
-- Hosted by Stacy Adams (Celebrity Fitness Trainer) (http://fitnesstogether.com/
trainers) and Business owner, Souny West (W Salon) (http://www.wsalonva.com/)
, guest will have the opportunity to socialize and network while nibbling on light hors’ oeuvres and enjoying the sounds of top 40 hits. A portion of the ticket sales will go to the non-profit, Luke’s Wings (http://www.lukeswings.org/)
, which unites wounded warriors, veterans and heroes with their loved ones when they need them most.
A toast will commence at 7:00pm for Mrs. DC America 2014, Meredith Egwuatu (http://www.mrsdcamerica.org/
, who heads off to compete at Mrs. America (http://www.mrsamerica.com/)
in Tucson, Arizona, August 22-29th. Meredith is a 27-year old wife and mother of one daughter. She will compete at Mrs. America touting the platform "Leadership Development through Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math." Meredith is currently the Director of Business Development at an IT consultant firm in the DC metro area. She works with federal agencies consulting them in their IT needs. She works with agencies such as the Department of Defense, Department of Homeland Security, and Department of Army. A graduate of the University of Texas, Meredith specialized in leadership strategies such as Global Leadership Strategy and Minority Leadership.
“This reception that has two missions: One, to give a meaningful send-off to Meredith as she heads to Mrs. America. We want her to know that the DC metro community is rooting for her to win the national crown. Two, our organization makes it a point to give back to those who take care of our community. Military members and their families make daily sacrifices to protect our freedoms. Raising money for their needs is simply the right thing to do,” says Executive Producer Mrs. DC America, Raquel Riley Thomas (http://www.mrsdcamerica.org/meet-the-executive-producer.html
Below are the details:
Who: Mrs. DC America Organization
What: "Toast with the Queen" Reception and Fundraiser 2014
When: Thursday, Aug 7, 2014
Where: Barcode Lounge, 1101 17th, NW, Washington, DC (Metro:
Admission Cost- $30 (www.mrsdcamerica.org
), includes light hors d'oeuvres
Media: Please email firstname.lastname@example.org
for media pass no later than AUG 6, 2014.