WASHINGTON, Aug. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Perennial is proud to host "Party
With A Purpose," a series of receptions during the week of August 25, 2008
at the Democratic National Convention in Denver, Colorado. Each of the
eight events will feature a theme, ranging from a "Welcome to Denver
Celebration," to a "Celebration of Civil Rights Icons" reception honoring
the achievements and contributions of Coretta Scott King and Fannie Lou
Hamer, among others, on Tuesday at Earls Restaurant.
Throughout the week, "Party With A Purpose" events will include
appearances by prominent figures such as the Rev. Al Sharpton and other
high-profile, influential personalities. On Tuesday evening at Vinyl
Nightclub, actor Hill Harper from CSI: NY will headline a reception for his
foundation, "MANifest Your Destiny," a non-profit youth organization
dedicated to empowering, encouraging, and inspiring underserved males to
succeed. On Wednesday morning at Earls Restaurant, actress Annette Bening
will receive the Spotlight Initiative Award from the Creative Coalition in
conjunction with her work for the film "14 Women."
The week culminates with two significant events on Thursday, August 28.
On Thursday morning, a celebration of the 45th anniversary of Dr. King's "I
Have a Dream" speech will feature Dr. King's children, Martin Luther King
III and Elder Bernice King. Later that evening at the Hyatt Host Hotel, the
"Yes We Can" reception will follow Senator Barack Obama's acceptance of the
Democratic nomination for President of the United States. Special guest
Will.i.am and friends from his groundbreaking music video "Yes We Can" will
attend, along with members of his band, The Black Eyed Peas, and numerous
For more information on all of Perennial's events at the Democratic
National Convention, please visit www.pwap2008.com.
About the Perennial Family
Perennial Strategy Group serves public, private, and non-profit clients
targeting revenue generation strategies that utilize government and
industry relations, global diversity, and management consulting expertise.
Perennial Sports and Entertainment is a sports management firm,
representing athletes internationally in all major sports, as well as the
NBA referees union and the MLB umpires union.
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