The OCC Annual Dinner will be held on Thursday, November 8, 2018 at the Embassy Suites by Hilton Norman Hotel & Conference Center. New Sponsorship packages are available and attached HERE . Please consider sponsoring our largest fundraiser of the year as we continue our programs and further our reach throughout the state of Oklahoma by empowering, motivating, and educating communities on issues of faith and social justice!
We will have drawings for exciting prizes throughout the dinner, recognize award recipients, and enjoy plenty of fellowship with one another. Come learn about new initiatives within current programs as well as new areas of focus. Our keynote speaker will be none other than the Rev. Lawrence Ware.
Rev. Ware is co-director of the Africana Studies Program and Teaching Assistant Professor and Diversity Coordinator in the Department of Philosophy at Oklahoma State University. He is a contributing writer to Slate Magazine, The New York Times and The Root. He has been a commentator on race and politics for the Huffington Post Live, NPR, and TV One. Lawrence has taught and lectured across the country on issues ranging from race to economic policy. He organizes the Critical Conversations series, which hosts a number of events on campus related to race, gender, and religion. . Please come hear from an amazing speaker, writer, leader, and civil rights advocate.
We are implementing a new special on tickets this year! Early bird specials will go on sale beginning July 1, 2018 and will end on October 1, 2018 for $60.00! After October 1, tickets will be priced regularly at $70.00 and the deadline for ticket purchases will be November 1, 2018.
Tickets ARE available for purchase below or on our 2018 OCC Annual Dinner page!