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B2BAB Blessed to Be a Blessing to Hold Its Third Annual Blessing Bag Fundraiser Brunch
Poyed by Velvette B2BAB 3rd Annual Blessings Bag Fundraiser Brunch to Honor Local Human Services Organization #SurpriseTheStruggling Campaign
By: POYED by Velvette
In its 3rd year, the 2016 fundraiser is a brunch with an expected guest count of 80 women and 20+ young ladies; 70% of which are business owners or entrepreneurs who have collectively donated over 2,800 Sanitary/Toiletry items to place in the Blessing Bags.
Spirited Speaker, Ms. Robin E. Devonish www.robindevonish.com will be the event's host as she is a champion and advocate of female empowerment. To kick off the brunch, a piece 'I See You" written by My Faith Heels creator Leslie Biamby www.myfaithheels.com - being Lyrically Interpreted by Nayilah Antoine (mother-daughter duo) will be dedicated to the women and young ladies at the B2BAB Brunch which will culminate in the celebration and recognition of the 1st B2BAB Award Honorees.
This award ceremony recognizes women and teenage girls that have exhibited B2BAB Initiative's and core belief that the Greatest Gift is to become the Blessing; STS Founder and Executive Director Dr. Jacquelyn Wilson, SmHEARTgirls Founder and Facilitator AP, Lynelle Rennis, P.R.a.D.A, NP Founders Janine Smalls-Gueye and Lanise Herman-Thomas with their Executive Staff, POYED by Velvette's Event Specialist, Charice Williams and Founders of Positive Teen Seen, Quasbah Virginie & Chance Haynes will all make history as the first honorees with their appearance at the 3rd Annual Blessed to Be a Blessing Fundraiser.
Creating the Blessing Bags during the brunch is POYED by Velvette's way of engaging the donors with their personal touch of giving. The Blessing Bags in addition to the overflow of toiletry and sanitary items will be donated to this year's B2BAB chosen Charitable Organization #SurprisetheStruggling 501 c3, not for profit who is meeting the needs of homeless women and teenage girls globally. To learn more about this organization or to donate please visit www.surprisethestruggling.org STS will distribute the donated blessing bags during the Holiday Season to homeless women and teenage girls locally as well as to a village in Jamaica, Haiti, and Africa.
Thanks to the In-Kind Raffle donations provided by CC's Treats, Eloquent Essentials, Embrace Your Cake, Evelyn's Consultant Services, LoveWinx Consultant – Iris Dudley, Positive Teen Seen, POYED by Velvette, Organic Threadz and Soule by Brittany D ALL proceeds raised from the raffle will be donated to the Charitable Organization Peoples Resource and Development Association (P.R.a.D.A) 501 c3 not for profit and will be used to purchase new chairs, desks and gym equipment for the Y.E.S. Academy; A program that provides education and recreational services for children of low-income families in two locations (Bronx and Harlem). To learn more about this wonderful charitable organization and their programs please visit www.pradanp.org .
The 2016 B2BAB Community Partner SmHEARTgirls a mentoring program that empowers girls to find their voice by teaching them to Be, Love and Respect themselves... has generously provided the event space for the B2BAB Brunch in addition to Blessing Bag donations. Their members will be paired with a B2BAB Business Service provider and will receive mentorship from them prior to the start of the brunch.
A special and heartfelt thanks to B2BAB Brunch donor Embrace Your Cake www.embraceyourcake.com your generosity is a further testament to the power of kindness. B2BAB is a huge advocate of female empowerment because of the wonderful support from other female entrepreneurs. They are truly the Blessing. Our gratitude is unmatched for the talent that will be present offering their skills to make this brunch even the more successful. Photos and graphic design are provided by Photography by Sena a Lifestyle & Family Photographer www.photosbysena.com. Media coverage will be provided by Go Open Other Doors an online radio show that promotes a commitment to a lifestyle of resourcefulness www.blogtalkradio.com/
The overall excitement and take away is in knowing that our guests will enjoy an afternoon filled with networking, fellowship and female bonding while creating Blessing Bags. They'll delight in a tasty 3-course meal provided by SOULE by Brittany D with an array of chocolate covered treats and dessert shooters to choose from provided by Shocolate Kisses and Kei Kei's D-Lites.
B2BAB will continually thank and acknowledge the success of the Blessing Bag Fundraiser credited to the partnership of female entrepreneurs and individuals coming together. Our Title, Premiere and Supportive Partners deserve a multitude of thanks and appreciation for their continuous support and donations. B4AllOccasionz, Beauty By Vee, CC's Treats, Colors of Survival, Eloquent Essentials, Embrace Your Cake, Eye Imagine Fashion, Evelyn's Consultant Services, I'm Really Dope, Kei Kei's D-Lites, LOVEWINX Consultant – Iris Dudley, My Faith Heels, Nerium Consultant – Y'velle Barnes, Organic Threadz, Photography by Sena, Positive Teen Seen, P.R.a.D.A NP, SheCuteBkNy, Shocolate Kisses, Sister Prison Wives Best Friends & Family, SmHEARTgirls, SOULE by Brittany D, Sweets Girlz, The G.O.O.DLife and countless individuals.
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