impactGiRls Third Annual Spring Gala brings fashion to the Signature Grand
FORT LAUDERDALE, FL — impactGiRls of Fort Lauderdale announces its highly-anticipated Spring Gala and A-wards Dinner event of the year. The Third annual impactGiRls, inc. Spring Gala and Awards Dinner will be held Friday, April 24 at 6 p.m., at the Signature Grand, 6900 State Road 84, Davie, Fla. This fashion-themed evening will feature a pink carpet fashion show with the creative fashion wear ideas and designs of girls ages six to nine. The gala includes Signature Grand dinner entrées and a pre-dinner light show, a dance and sign language medley performance by the impactGiRls, and a Butterfly sashing ceremony. For the second year, the cast of the award winning and un-defeated Dillard Elementary Drumline and the D Phi E Steppers, will render high pace performances in honor of the occasion. The Divine Silence Mime Ministry will also captivate ballroom guests. Women of Influence in South Florida will also adorn the podium at the Signature Grand as they receive the prestigious 2015 impact Award.
“William McCormick, CEO of 4KUS Consulting Group Inc. and Medivance Billing Service, Inc. will serve as our guest speaker. We are thrilled to have the former NAACP President, local businessman and devoted father as our speaker,” says Angela Dix, director of impactGiRls. Veronica Jackson of Simply Speaking/Elite Events Management, Inc. will perform as the electrifying Mistress of Ceremonies for this year’s gala. All proceeds from this event shall support activities for impactGiRls.
“Impact Girls has set for itself no small mission. It works to provide girls with a level of self-esteem that will change their destinies. Indeed, the strong women of tomorrow must be inspired to be strong and engaged girls today.” U.S. Congressman Alcee Hastings, FL 20th District.
The impactGiRls gala is sponsored by donations and in-kind services from the Galleon Foundation, Order of Excellence Academy of the Arts, Lindell Douglas and Associates, Yeboah Law Group, P.A., Cheryl Levy Designs.Com, The Embassy, Elite Events Management, and B-Junction.com.
impactGiRls, inc. was founded in 2012, with an Afterschool-Not-Afterstreets initiative that provides gender-based programs and mentoring for young girls, navigating girls’ interests in science, math, literacy, finance, the arts, communication, health, fostering self-esteem, mastering challenges, igniting personal achievement, academic excellence, leader-ship and resisting negative gender stereotypes.
All proceeds support impactGiRls, inc. to aid in fulfilling its mission and provide more comprehensive programs for young girls. Tickets: $50 per person, children 12 and under $25. Tables of 10 cost $500. To purchase or for more information call Dee Harden at (954) 937-3514. Formal fashionable attire is encouraged at this fashion statement gala.