2016 Gala

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The second annual Gjergj Kastrioti Scholarship Fund Gala will be held at the San Marino Club in Troy, MI on Friday, November 4th, 2016 at 7:00pm. The proceeds of the event will be used to support Albanian-American scholars in the state of Michigan who are pursuing a four-year degree in one of our state’s colleges and universities. Over 200,000 Albanian-Americans call Michigan home and this organization is helping produce its leaders of tomorrow.

The Gjergj Kastrioti Scholarship Fund is a 501 (c)(3) non-profit organization founded in 1999 with the following mission: support Albanian-American youth in their pursuit of higher education by providing scholarship support. It was founded by a group of Albanian-American university graduates who wanted to make a difference and give back to the community they loved so much.

In the past 15 years, the Fund has awarded 63 scholarships and raised almost $75,000. The legacy of promoting proactive philanthropy and community development continues and we seek your help in raising funds so we can support even more Albanian-American students as they pursue a college degree.

Please join us at the Gala for a fun night of traditional Albanian music, entertainment and great speakers!

Gala Program:
Cocktail Hour
Dinner
Key note speaker: Stuart Huck, a producer of the documentary Besa: The Promise
Traditional Albanian dance performances
Announcement of 2016 scholarship winners
Live Auction
Dancing and fun!

Hope to see you there!

Start Date - End Date

Nov 04, 2016 - Nov 05, 2016

Start Time - End Time

7:00 pm - 12:00 am

Event Location

1685 E Big Beaver Rd, Troy, MI 49506 United States

Cost

$100

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