42nd Annual West Hamilton Dinner
Chapter Fall Awards Ceremony & Silent Auction
November 5, 2016
This event raised scholarship funds for highly qualified graduating JROTC high school seniors and ROTC College freshmen and other programs sponsored by the chapter. Awards presented at the event (2015) were:
DC Chapter Voluntarism Award
COL (R) Andre Barnes
COL (R) Tommy Osborne
COL (R) Ken Younger
LTC (R) Ernest Jones
LTC Kim McGhee
CPT Keshia Pride
DC Chapter Robert "Bobby" Burke Award
LTC Crede Lyons
DC Chapter Junior ROCK of the Year
CPT Glenn Brown
DC Chapter ROCK of the Year
LTC (R) Shawn Hawkins
Lifetime of Leadership Award
COL (R) Conrado B. Morgan
Thank you all for your support of the 41st Annual West Hamilton Membership Dinner occurred on 24 OCT 15 that started at 6:00pm at the Embassy Suites Springfield (5 mins from Fort Belvoir), 8100 Loisdale Road, Springfield Va 22150, (571)-339-2000. Chairperson and emcee was Kim McGhee. You may contact her at firstname.lastname@example.org
It was an evening of fun and celebration! It is with your support that the event was successful. So, we thank you again on behalf of the Washington, D.C. Chapter of The ROCKS, Inc.
Free childcare on-site was provide for registrants for children (five and older).
6:00 - 7:00 pm President Reception and Silent Auction in the Garfield Room
6:30 - 7:30 pm Social Hour-"Networking and Mentoring"
7:30 pm Welcome Chairperson/MC is Kim McGhee
7:35 pm Opening Remarks by the President Sheila Flowers
7:40 pm Invocation
7:45 pm Buffet "Soul Food" dinner including "Wrinkles"
8:30 pm Awards, Silent Auction Results and Payment
9:15 pm Benediction
9:30 pm Closing Remarks by the President
9:30 - 12:00pm Dancing/DJ
SOUL FOOD Buffet
Southern Fried Chicken
Mac and Cheese
Rolls, Tea and Coffee
Free self parking at hotel.
Please go to the registration website or contact Kim McGhee or Sheila Howell-Flowers to be a sponsor for this event!
Thanks to Andre Barnes at email@example.com for working the Silent Auction.
Items available at silent auction: (not all inclusive)
1. One Room Night (Friday or Saturday) at Embassy Suite Springfield, 8100 Loisdale Road, Springfield, Va (Valued at $150.00)
2. Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. Umbrella. Conrado's International, Inc. Greek Apparel at www.conradointernationalinc.com(Valued at $35.00)
3. Four (4) Hours of DJ time from DJ Ice - 703-625-1633 (Valued at $575.00)
4. Gift Certificate from Brozzelli Bros Deli Fort Belvoir (Valued at $25.00)
5. Four (4) Hours of DJ time from DJ Steve McFreak-703-625-3626 (Valued at $575.00)
6. Four (4) Golfers to play in 10th Annual Washington DC Chapter of The ROCKS, Inc. Golf Tournament on 11 JUN 16 (SAT) at 0800 at Forest Greens Golf Course (Valued at $500.00)
7. Large stuffed animal, a Redskins stadium chair, Duracell Lighted
Arm Bands for running in the dark or low visibility
8. Picture frames, a "Baptism" art print, a jewelry box and jewelry tree, and wine bottle and wine glass framed art.
******A special thank you to Kim McGhee and the volunteer committee for putting together a splendid event on October 25, 2014 and October 24, 2015!