Houston Forward Times

07 May 2014 Written by  Forward Times Staff

A Celebration of Mothers around the World: Diamonds and Pearls Mothers’ Day Celebration

Yvette Adams Profile PictureHouston -- Mom, Mum, Mama, Mèdra, Amma, Mama, Mzazi, Mzaa: a child's first word is often an expression of love towards the most important person in their world. On Saturday, May 10, join Extraordinary Events as they celebrate their 7th Annual Diamonds and Pearls Mother’s Day Celebration. Mother's day is a special occasion that is meant to honor all the mothers for their love, support, care, and sacrifices. If you are planning to do something unique for her this mother's day then why not take your mother on a journey around the world by embracing different traditions practiced within cultures and regions throughout the world. Enjoy a glimpse of how families celebrate mothers around the globe as a public expression of love and reverence. The evening highlights will include honoring remarkable mothers from nominees in Houston and the surrounding counties for this important honor.

There will be a Media Reception 6:00 - 7:00 and 7:00 - 10:00 PM Awards, Dinner & Dance Gala. It will be held at the Elks Lodge Grand Ballroom 10150 W. Airport Blvd. Stafford, Texas 77477. The event will require black tie formal attire and women are often invited to wear traditional formal attire from their country.

Our Mission: Diamond and Pearls Gala is a community catalyst empowering women and children through resources and strategic partnerships that will help them become self-sufficient.

Who We Are: Diamond and Pearls Gala was established in February 2007 by Extraordinary Events Catering (EEC) LLC. The President of EEC, Yvette Adams, has always supported local communities and organizations through contributions, donations, community outreach events, volunteering and more. This year’s non-profit organization is Bee Busy Learning Academy attire and a portion of the proceeds will be benefitting the Agency. Visit their website at: www.beebusy.org

SPONSORS: United Health Care, Tri Quest Management, Elks Lodge, Gulfgate Dodge Chrysler & Jeep, Lucy’s Ethiopian Restaurant, DeSeimone Law Office

MEDIA SPONOSRS: Great Day Houston, Forward Times, Houston Style Magazine, Thryv 360, MJWJ Global Radio Network, Pagegirl101 Solutions and INTV Network.