Washington, DC (PRWEB) December 26, 2008
The Foreign Diplomats Ball committee in conjunction with the Embassies of the Federal Republic of Ethiopia and the Republic of Ghana will host a pre-inauguration ball celebrating the inauguration of President-Elect Barack Obama and Vice-President Elect Joseph Biden, Jr. at the historic James Monroe Mansion in Washington, DC on Sunday, January 18, 2009 from 5:30 pm to 11 pm. President-Elect Barack Obama and Vice-President Elect Joseph Biden, Jr. along with several prominent dignitaries, politicians and entertainers, as well as the ambassadors and staff of all embassies in Washington, DC have been invited to attend. Tickets will be made available to the general public after December 29 following a brief pre-public sale period to embassy staff and other diplomatic dignitaries.
Tickets are $300 per person for regular admission and $500 per person for VIP admission. Tickets may be obtained by accessing the Facebook event site at
http://www.facebook.com/home.php?ref=home#/event.php?eid=38980624153 or through clicking The Foreign Diplomat Ball link on the websites of the Ghanaian and Ethiopian embassies at: http://www.ghanaembassy.org and http://www.ethiopianembassy.org.
The event will feature continental cuisine from Ethiopia, Ghana and other African nations and live performances by Ethiopian-born Grammy Award nominee, Wayna and master International phenom Ghanaian drummer Okyerema Asante . The event is being produced by Enjoyment Enjoyment Inc, in conjunction with JJ Ghatt Public Relations LLC and TMK Sports and Entertainment LLC.
Media credentials may be obtained by contacting JJ Ghatt for JJ Ghatt Public Relations, LLC 240-235-5028, [email protected] A generous portion of the proceeds will benefit nonprofit organizations that promote democracy and freedom in Ghana and Ethiopia