400 Renaissance Drive Detroit
Michigan 48243 USA
ACCESS Annual Dinner set for Thursday March 28, 2019
@Detroit Marriott Renaissance Center .
The 48th ACCESS Annual Dinner honors our commitment to serving our communities, both locally and nationally. The largest event of its kind, this special evening brings together nearly 2,000 friends and supporters including local, state and national officials and leaders from business, labor and nonprofit organizations.
Your support of this landmark event helps us fulfill our mission to engage and empower individuals, families and communities to improve their economic, social and cultural well-being.
Please join us as we work to realize our vision of a just and equitable society with the full participation of Arab Americans. Together we can continue to build our neighborhoods and strengthen our nation.
If you prefer to have a staff member assist you, please contact a Development Team member at (313) 842-4748 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
UNDERWRITER – $25,000 ($23,500 tax deductible): Two premier tables for 10 (20 tickets total); 30-second video message from your organization/company during program; digital recognition in Arab Americans of the Year and ACCESS videos; premier placement of corporate logo on all event displays; premier recognition in all print materials and event publicity; recognition on ACCESS Sustainers’ Wall; digital ad at event; name recognition on ACCESS website for one year
BENEFACTOR – $10,000 ($9,250 tax deductible): Premier table for 10; exclusive recognition at the VIP reception in the 42 Degrees North Lounge; recognition in all print materials and event publicity; recognition on ACCESS Sustainers’ Wall; digital ad at event; name recognition on ACCESS website for one year
COMMUNITY HOST – $5,000 ($4,250 tax deductible): Table for 10; corporate logo on all event displays; recognition in all print materials and event publicity; recognition on ACCESS Sustainers’ Wall; digital ad at event; name recognition on ACCESS website for one year
SUPPORTER – $1,500 ($750 tax deductible): Table for 10; recognition on ACCESS Sustainers’ Wall; digital ad at event; name recognition on ACCESS website for one year
ADVERTISER – $1,000 ($1000 tax deductible): Recognition on ACCESS Sustainers’ Wall; digital ad at event; name recognition on ACCESS website for one year
COMMUNITY TABLE – $1,000 ($250 tax deductible): Named Table for 10
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Ray Hanania is an award winning political and humor columnist who analyzes American and Middle East politics, and life in general. He is an author of several books.
"I write about three topics, the Middle East, politics and life in general. I often take my life experiences and offer them in an entertaining way to readers, and I take on the toughest topics like the Israel-Palestine conflict and don't pull any punches about what I feel is fair. But, my priority is always about writing the good story."
Hanania covered Chicago Politics and Chicago City Hall from 1976 through 1992. Hanania began writing in 1975 when he published The Middle Eastern Voice newspaper in Chicago (1975-1977). He later published “The National Arab American Times” newspaper which was distributed through 12,500 Middle East food stores in 48 American States (2004-2007).
Hanania writes weekly columns on Middle East and American Arab issues for the Arab News in Saudi Arabia at www.ArabNews.com, Middle East Monitor in London, the TheArabDailyNews.com, www.TheDailyHookah.com and at SuburbanChicagoland.com. He has also published weekly columns in the Jerusalem Post newspaper, YNetNews.com, Newsday Newspaper in New York, the Orlando Sentinel Newspapers, and the Arlington Heights Daily Herald.
Palestinian, American Arab and Christian, Hanania’s parents originate from Jerusalem and Bethlehem.
Hanania is the recipient of four (4) Chicago Headline Club “Peter Lisagor Awards” for Column writing. In November 2006, he was named “Best Ethnic American Columnist” by the New American Media. In 2009, Hanania received the prestigious Sigma Delta Chi Award for Writing from the Society of Professional Journalists. He is the recipient of the MT Mehdi Courage in Journalism Award. He was honored for his writing skills with two (2) Chicago Stick-o-Type awards from the Chicago Newspaper Guild. In 1990, Hanania was nominated by the Chicago Sun-Times editors for a Pulitzer Prize for his four-part series on the Palestinian Intifada.
His writings have also been honored by two national Awards from ADC for his writing, and from the National Arab American Journalists Association.
The managing editor of Suburban Chicagoland Online News website www.SuburbanChicagoland.com, Hanania's columns also appeare in the Southwest News Newspaper Group of 8 newspapers.
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