UNCF Signature Fundraiser Comes to DC

The United Negro College Fund’s [UNCF] 4th Annual Mayor’s Masked Ball, the organization’s premiere fundraising event raised a whopping $455,000 adding to their record revenue in a fiscal year.

This years honorees included: A. Scott Bolden, Sodexo and Mount Zion Baptist Church of Arlington, Va.

But here is the fun part…FOOD.

Wild Mushroom and Truffle Ravioli in a Spring Pea Puree with Peperonata and a Parmesan Crisp.


Braised Short Ribs of Beef with a Merlot Reduction Served with a Trio of Grilled Jumbo Shrimp / Pommes Dauphinoise / Roasted Seasonal Vegetables – Carrots, Asparagus and Cherry Tomatoes.


Chocolate Praline Crunch with Salted Caramel.


Also, Morris Day and the Time performed. A real treat for the old heads.


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