About the Annual Gala:
The 6th Annual Gala will celebrate NAMC’s accomplishments and notable Nigerians. This year’s theme is “Building Unity.”
The gala will take place on Saturday, April 29, 2016 at the Doubletree Greenway Plaza, located at 6 E Greenway Plaza, Houston, Texas 77046.
Special performances will display the global influence of the Nigerian Diaspora. The Gala is an elegant evening that starts with a cocktail hour during which guests can network with local dignitaries and other honored guests. Afterwards, guests will enjoy a gourmet dinner and drinks of their choice.
Yvonne Orji – Image Awardee and Host
Yvonne Orji is a Nigerian-American actress, comedienne and writer who continues to display her versatility and passion with each project she takes on. On television, she stars in HBO’s hit comedy series Insecure which premiered October 2016. The show follows the friendship of two modern-day black women and all of their uncomfortable experiences and racy tribulations. Yvonne stars as one of these women opposite Issa Rae, who is executive producing the show along with Prentice Penny and Melina Matsoukas.
Dr. Oluyinka Olutoye – Distinguished Professional of the Year
Edose Ohen – Young Entrepreneur of the Year
Adetola Abatan – Officer of the Year
Bolutife Bamgboye – Volunteer of the Year
Place an Ad in the Program Book and/or Be a Vendor!
We will be producing a Program Book for the Gala. Advertising in the book is a great way to get your business in front of numerous members of the Houston Nigerian community. Very limited vendor opportunities available. A table is only $100.
Here are the options:
NAMC will raffle off a variety of gift packages, including tickets to the theater, dining, and electronics. You may purchase tickets in person at the Gala or through a Gala committee member.
Sponsorship Opportunities Available!
We invite you to share in NAMC’s vision. Your generous gift will enable us to fulfill our goals. As a 501(c) (3) organization all contributions to NAMC are fully tax-deductible. Sponsor levels below.
If interested, please complete sponsor form Here.