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Posted: Tuesday, December 4, 2012 7:10 PM


Kechie’s Project a non-profit organization, will hold its Holiday Benefit event entitled, “Cocktails for Education,” on Thursday, December 13th, 2012 at The Permanent Mission of Nigeria, 828 2nd Avenue (between 44th and 2nd Avenue), in New York City, from 6:30 pm to 10:30 pm. Funds raised will be utilized to continue providing our sponsored girls with scholarships to attend high schools in Nigeria and supporting our cultural workshop programs in Harlem, NY.

Attendees and supporters of this event include top New York City-based entertainer Greg Banks the artist, Fashion retailers, media personalities, professional model and former “America’s Next Top Model” finalist, Nnenna Agba.
Eric J. Henderson is scheduled as a guest speaker as well.
Matt Hoyle, the Executive Chef at Nobu 57 of New York City will prepare the cuisine for the event and Music provided by DJake (Jake Bright), Director of Cocody Productions.

Kechie’s Project is a unique nonprofit organization specifically focused on empowering underprivileged girls and providing them with educational resources. This takes place in both Nigeria and in the United States as well. Donations to Kechie’s Project provide direct financial support and resources to three schools in Nigeria and the organization also provides cultural awareness programs in New York City Schools. Kechie’s Project is dedicated to direct involvement with minimal administrative costs. This focused approach benefits selected children enabling their growth and providing them with future opportunity. The result is a positive effect on their community and our world community.

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• Location: Manhattan, Permanent Mission of Nigeria to the UN

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