TICKETS ARE $100 & TAX-DEDUCTIBLE TO THE EXTENT ALLOWED BY LAW
PLEASE NOTE: WE'RE AT CAPACITY FOR THE RECEPTION AND TICKET SALES FOR THE TRIBUTE HAVE CLOSED. THANKS TO ALL WHO SUPPORTED THIS EVENT!
Honoring Anu Prestonia & Khamit Kinks
Celebrating 40 Years of Natural Beauty
Saturday, September 28, 2019 6-10pm
The Riverside Church Assembly Hall
490 Riverside Drive, New York, NY 10027
Cocktail Reception with Hors D’oeuvres 6- 7:30
Join us for an evening of joy and recognition with entertainment and remembrances, as we pay tribute to Anu Prestonia, a trailblazer in the natural hair industry. Our evening will include a festive cocktail reception with hors d’oeuvres, a DJ and dancing, live music and dance performances, a video presentation and more. Andsister, a group of women friends, has organized this event at which Anu will surely be jubilant in greeting friends and colleagues, former business associates and fellow industry professionals.
Our Mistress of Ceremonies is author, life stylist and magazine editor Harriette Cole. Performing and presenting will be: singer/songwriter and celebrity vocal Ankh Ra Amenhetep; singer and poet Gha'il Rhodes Benjamin; "Cornrows" author Nana Camille Yarbrough, natural hair pioneer Ademola Mandella; Lisa Price, founder of Carol's Daughter; the inspiring Balance Dance Theatre; drummer Mten Angaza, rising young dancer Maati Kheprimeni Angaza and others, with music for the dance floor by the DJ Des One.
Tickets are $100 and tax-deductible to the full extent allowed by law, thanks to our fiscal sponsor, While We Are Still Here. You can purchase tickets here or by using the PURCHASE EVENT TICKETS button ABOVE.
A personal or professional program journal advertisement, is also tax-deductible and helps to support the tribute and is a great way to leave Anu with a lasting impression of your regard, particularly if you won’t be able to attend. They can be purchased here on our Souvenir Journal page. If you’d like to express your congratulations in a few lines, you can arrange to do that there as well. Or support the event with a much-appreciated donation on the Donate page, tax-deductible as well.
We look forward to seeing you as together we make Anu feel the love, appreciation and respect as a special contributor to our cultural landscape.