2011 Champions of Change Gala - Raleigh, NC

December 10 - National Inclusion Project Gala
The annual gala was held in Raleigh.  The Champions of Change honorees were Walgreens, Chris Burke, and Kevin Connolly.  The following sites have more information about these nominees:


Clay performed a full concert, including the following set list:

All Is Well
A Thousand Days
O Holy Night
Mary Did You Know
I Survived You
As Long As We're Here
Where I Draw The Line
Don't Save It All For Christmas Day
Unchained Melody
Bring Back My Love  (new song)

New Date for National Inclusion Project Gala

Team Clay posted a news item about rescheduling of the National Inclusion Project gala from Oct. to Dec. due to a network television filming conflict for Clay.  This is the ninth annual Champions Gala.

New schedule:
Friday December 9
7 o'clock
Dessert reception, entertainment and conversation hosted by  Clay Aiken and Diane Bubel at the Fletcher Auditorium (for Platinum, Gold, and Silver Sponsors)

Saturday December 10 (All supporters)
10 o'clock to 11:30 am
Celebrating Inclusion!: Exciting games and activities for children of all abilities (Raleigh Marriott City Center)

Luncheon noon to 1:30 pm at the Raleigh Marriott City Center

At Fletcher Auditorium
Silent Auction Preview 2 o'clock to 4 o'clock
Silent Auction 5:30 pm
Champions Gala awards ceremony 7 o'clock
Live Auction to benefit the National Inclusion Project
Expanded Entertainment including Favorite Holiday Songs

For tickets, go to www.inclusionproject.org

Kathy Kann,
Feb 24, 2012, 8:44 AM