Friday, November 21, 2014
Atlanta's Annual masked ball is coming soon
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 11/10/2014
Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed to Host 31st Annual UNCF Mayor’s Masked Ball
Erica Qualls-Battey, Ed Baker and Thomas W. Dortch Jr. Will Chair
The Coca-Cola Company, UPS and Delta Air Lines Marquis Sponsors
WHO: The Honorable Kasim Reed, Mayor, City of Atlanta; Dr. Michael L. Lomax, President and CEO, UNCF and Maurice Jenkins, Executive Vice President, National Development, UNCF as they host the 31st annual
Mayor’s Masked Ball,one of metropolitan Atlanta’s signature fund raising galas and premier social events of the holiday season. Started 31 years ago by former Mayor Andrew Young and Billye S. Aaron, the Ball is hosted by the city's current Mayor and is largely supported by local corporate and civic entities. A much anticipated holiday event that raises unrestricted dollars for UNCF's support for local students, the Ball attracts a diverse array of attendees from across the metropolitan area, including local celebrities, dignitaries, civic and elected officials.
WHAT: 31st Annual Mayor’s Masked Ball. This is Mayor Reed’s fifth UNCF Mayor’s Masked Ball, an event which will benefit UNCF and its 37 member colleges and universities.
2014 Mayor's Masked Ball Chairs: Erica Qualls-Battey, General Manager, Marriott Marquis, Ed Baker, Publisher, Atlanta Business Chronicle and Thomas W.Dortch, Jr., President TWD, Inc.
Marquis Sponsors: The Coca-Cola Company, UPS and Delta Air Lines
Attire: Strictly Formal. Ladies Long Gown and Mask. Gentlemen Black-Tie and Mask.
Tickets may be purchased on line at www.uncf.org or call 404 302-8623.