Mystery and intrigue await you and your guests at the
Akron Urban League's 98th Anniversary Gala
Saturday, August 12th at the John S. Knight Center
This annual premiere fundraiser brings the community together for delicious food and cocktails, unique live and silent auction items, an inspiring program, music, and dancing. Don a mask and indulge in a night of celebration while helping the Akron Urban League raise funds to continue our mission of improving the quality of life of the citizens of Summit County, particularly African Americans, by advocating and facilitating programs that are economically and educationally transformational.
Emcee of the Evening:
Two-time Emmy and Gracie award-winning journalist at
WKYC Studios 3News, Northeast Ohio's NBC affiliate.
6pm - Doors Open / Cocktail Hour Begins / Silent Auction Items on Display
7pm - Opening Remarks
7:15pm - Dinner Served / Live Music by the Ronell Regis Trio
8pm - Program & Live Auction
8:30pm - Silent Auction Closes
8:45pm - Closing Remarks
8:50pm - Dancing with DJ Ez Money Begins
11:00pm - End of Event
Attire: Black Tie Optional, Masquerade Masks Encouraged!
Complimentary Valet Parking