At A Glance - Please join Johnson C. Smith University for the Inauguration Gala for our 14th President Clarence D. Armbrister. Our annual Gala serves as the University’s marquee community event and this year offers the special opportunity to recognize Mr. Armbrister’s installation as President before the Charlotte community. The Inaugural Gala benefits the JCSU Fund, empowering the University to provide innovative and challenging academic programs, as well as, critical financial support for our students.

We are also pleased to welcome Michael A. Nutter, former Mayor of Philadelphia, to present the Keynote Address for the evening.

How to Participate - The University invites corporations and community institutions to share in the exciting evening through the purchase of sponsorship packages, including sponsor tables for your guests, along with recognition at the Gala.

Date - Saturday, April 4, 2020

Location - Convention Center ~ 501 South College Street ~ Charlotte, NC

Time - Cocktail Reception 6 p.m. ~ Gala 7 p.m.

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