2016 8th Annual Awards Fundraising Gala - Thursday, November 10, 2016, NYC
posted Sunday, August 28, 2016


Determined To Educate, Inc. 501 (c)(3) 8th Annual Awards Fundraising Gala - “THE YEAR TO KEEP ON MOVING”
Thursday, November 10, 2016
6-9:30pm EST
630 Second/Grand Ballroom
630 Second Avenue, 35th Street and 2nd Avenue, NYC
New York , NY 10035

Business Attire
6-7pm Cocktail Hour with Silent Auction
7:15pm Program Begins

For tickets and donations please click on this link

Determined To Educate, Inc. has declared this year ‘The Year TO KEEP ON MOVING’. We will be honoring extraordinary human beings who continue to keep focus on our children and our communities. Benefitting our Programs “The Journal Project-Our Stories” (Children’s Literacy) and our “I AM DETERMINED, THE CHOICE IS MINE” Campaign.

This Year’s honorees are:

***JB Smoove -  Actor/Comedian: Star of “Barbershop: The Next Cut”/November 2016 Release of “Almost Christmas”/“Real Husbands of Hollywood” on BET/“Curb Your Enthusiasm” on HBO

***Derek Anderson - 2006 NBA Champion/1996 NCAA Champion: Author of “Stamina”/Philanthropist/Motivational Speaker

***Cheryl Wills - Anchor/Senior Reporter for Time Warner Cable’s Flagship National News Network, “NY1 News”

***Royce Russell - Criminal Defense Attorney at Law At Emdin & Russell, LLP

***Ajene Christian -  Assistant Principal, Harlem Children’s Zone Promise Academy/Charter High School