UNCF To Hold 65th Annual Anniversary Dinner
(Fairfax, Va)- On March 5, 2009 at the Sheraton New York Hotel and Towers, UNCF will hold its 65th Annual Anniversary Dinner. The Dinner’s highlight will be the presentation of two prestigious awards, the Frederick D. Patterson Award and the President’s Award, to nationally recognized individuals in recognition of their work on behalf of minority education. Recent recipients of these awards have included award winning actor & philanthropists Denzel and Pauletta Washington, former presidents George H.W. Bush and Bill Clinton, Gen. Colin Powell, Mayor Michael Bloomberg and film star Samuel L. Jackson.
WHAT: The UNCF 65th Annual Anniversary Dinner will include a presentation of the Frederick D. Patterson Award (named for UNCF’s founder) and the President’s Award
WHEN: Thursday, March 5, 2009
Reception begins at 6 p.m.
WHERE: Sheraton New York Hotel & Towers
811 7th Avenue 53rd Street
New York, N.Y. 10019
For more information about UNCF, visit www. uncf.org.