Saturday, May 10, 4:00pm – 6:00pm
Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History
315 East Warren Avenue, Detroit, Michigan 48201
Join The Wright Museum in celebrating the power of motherhood with an afternoon concert and accompanying contest!!
**The Concert** – A poetry, song, and music celebration, featuring jessica CARE moore, Naomi Long Madgett, La Shaun phoenix Moore, Octave, and more!
Tickets are $10 and can be purchased at the museum, or online at: http://amazingmom.brownpapertickets.com/
**The “My Amazing Mom” Contest** – An online public voting photo contest! Entry requires a Facebook account. No concert ticket purchase is required to enter the contest.
– If asked, click “OK” to allow the GroSocial app to interact with your Facebook account.
– Submit a photo of your mom and a one-line description of why she’s amazing!
– Get the word out to have people vote for your entry!
(NOTE: Individuals may vote once per day, so enter early!)
The top five photos with the most votes on Facebook by Wednesday, May 7, 2014 at 11:59 PM EST win and will be honored at The Wright Museum’s special Mother’s Day Concert taking place Saturday, May 10. The top winner will win the grand prize of $500 cash (courtesy of Ford Foundation), and all five winners will receive a pair of tickets to The Wright Museum’s Mother’s Day Concert (value $20) AND a pair of tickets to the Ford Freedom Award celebration on Wednesday, May 21 at Music Hall Center for the Performing Arts (value $80).
NOTE: In order to qualify to win, contestant and their LIVING mother must be able to attend the Saturday, May 10 Mother’s Day Concert at 4 pm. Winners will be notified on May 8, 2014.