New Year Reception and 10 Year Anniversary Celebration

On January 9th from 6:00PM – 9:00PM, Walker’s Legacy is excited to be hosting a New Year Reception & Fundraiser to support the work of the Walker’s Legacy Foundation. Join us for an evening of celebration and networking with food, open bar, giveaways, a pop-up shop, live performances, and music by DJ Oneka!

The Walker’s Legacy New Year Reception is a fundraiser for our nonprofit arm, Walker’s Legacy Foundation. Established in 2016, Walker’s Legacy Foundation exists to provide the entrepreneurial, financial, and professional support needed to improve economic prosperity and reduce economic inequality for multicultural women and girls.

We are very excited to be hosting our fundraiser as a New Year, New Decade Celebration Party to kick off the new year and most importantly, to support the work of the Walker’s Legacy Foundation, our nonprofit arm.

Remarks By:
Ron Busby, President & CEO, US Black Chambers (confirmed)
Remarks from Mayor Muriel Bowser Administration: Jennifer L. Porter, MPH, MCHE, Executive Director, Mayor’s Office on Women’s Policy and Initiatives (confirmed)
Minority Business Development Agency
Ushering in a New Decade: New City Director Announcement, Gaybrielle LeAnn Gant introducing Rochanda Woodard (confirmed)

Special Awards:
Kimberly Springle, Executive Director, Charles Sumner Museum Archives
A’Lelia Bundles, Author, Journalist, Historian, and Great-Great Granddaughter, Madam C. J. Walker

The Walker’s Legacy Foundation is a project of the Washington Regional Association of Grantmakers and all donations and tickets are fully tax-deductible.


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Walker’s Legacy is a digital platform for the professional and entrepreneurial multicultural woman and exists to inspire, equip, and engage through thought-provoking content, educational programming, and a global community.

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