New Philadelphia African Methodist Episcopal Church cordially invites you to share in “Formal Attire” an evening of elegance and celebration at the “New Philadelphia Diamonds & Pearls Gala”. This event will be held at the beautiful Los Angeles Marriott Hotel Marquis Ballroom, located at 5855 West Century Blvd. Los Angeles California 90045, on Friday March 16, 2012. The social hour will start at 6:30 PM and the Gala will start at 7:00 PM until midnight. We eagerly await your attendance, and value your participation in presenting “This is your Life” the Rev. Daryl Walker an innovative and enlightening commemoration of our illustrious Pastor.

This enchanting evening with begin with dinner, and laughter as we enjoy a program with the hilarious entertainment of comedian, Mr. Bone Hampton. You will also enjoy the excitement of a silent Auction, Vendors, Photography, and music by Joel Bond and “The No Name Band” who will have you up and dancing and so much more.

The ticket cost for this exciting event is $85.00 per person on or before February 12, 2012 and no later than February 29, 2012. Should you prefer to purchase a table for distinguish guest, family members, church members, or friends the cost is $850.00. Your ticket purchase can be made by check, cashier check or money order made payable to New Philadelphia AME Church Gala. Payments can also be made and accepted directly through pay pal at the church website www.nuphilly.com and follow the
“Diamonds and Pearls Gala” link.

For your convenience, the Marriott has reserved limited room availability at the special New Philadelphia AME Church rate of $90.00 per night. You can make your reservation by calling 1 800 228-9290 and give the name of the church. Hotel accommodations will be through February 24, 2012.

For those interested in placing an Ad in the Souvenir Program Book Advertisement the deadline is February 29, 2012 and the prices are as follow:

Inside Front Cover Page ……. $150.00 Inside Back Cover Page ..…… $150.00
Outside Back Cover ……..….. $200.00 Full Page……………..………….. $100.00
Half Page ……………………… $75.00 Quarter Page ………….………. $50.00
Patron ……………………………$10.00
Note: Photos will be printed in Black and White and should you elect to place your own photos, please add an additional $10.00 each

For questions pertaining to the “New Philadelphia Diamonds & Pearls Gala, please contact Carolyn Pyles via email at cpyles00@aol.com or Carolyn Wilder at tccdc@ca.rr.com or the church office at (310) 537-8777

Sincerely,

Carolyn Pyles,
Chairperson

Carolyn Wilder
Co-Chairperson