ABYSSINIAN DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION (ADC)—
ONE OF THE COUNTRY’S MOST CELEBRATED
COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT ORGANIZATIONS—COMMEMORATES ITS 20th ANNIVERSARY WITH THE
ADC to Honor Longtime Partners and Friends: Simpson & Thatcher’s Richard Beattie; Columbia University’s Prof. Lionel McIntyre; Kathryn Wilde of Partnership for New York City and New York Daily News’ Own Mortimer Zuckerman
WHO: Abyssinian Development Corporation (ADC), the nationally renowned and consistently innovative not-for-profit organization dedicated to renewing and reclaiming the spirit of community in one of
WHAT: Guests can take in all that the ball has to offer while enjoying a live musical performance by Chrisette Michele, the Grammy Award-winning R&B artist whose latest album, EPIPHANY, recently debuted at number one on the Billboard 200 chart. The event will Honor Richard Beattie—chairman of Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP and founder of New Visions for Public Schools; Prof. Lionel McIntyre—the Nancy and George Rupp associate professor in the Practice of Community Development and former director of the Graduate Program in Urban Planning and founding Director of Urban Technical Assistance Project at Columbia University; Kathryn Wilde—president and CEO of the nonprofit Partnership for New York City; and, Mortimer B. Zuckerman—chairman and editor-in-chief of U.S. News & World Report, publisher of the New York Daily News and co-founder and chairman of Boston Properties Inc.
WHEN: Tuesday, June 2, 2009 at 7:00pm
WHERE: The ADC Renaissance Tent on
WHY: Hosted by ADC founder—Rev. Dr. Calvin O. Butts, III—the Harlem Renaissance Ball will be an opportunity for ADC, its longtime partners, friends and constituents to come together and celebrate two decades of extraordinary accomplishments, programs and services that have contributed to the electrifying revival of the Harlem community.
RSVP: To make a donation/RSVP, visit: http://www.adcorp.org/buy2.php
ADC: Abyssinian Development Corporation (ADC) is a 501 (c) (3) not-for-profit comprehensive community development corporation dedicated to improving the quality of life in
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