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Events and Awards

Upcoming Events
All events are open to the public.

For sponsorship opportunities contact Megan Hess at (202) 507-7517 or

DC  Immigrant Achievement Awards

Date: Thursday, April 16, 2015 at 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Venue: Washington Court Hotel
Cost: $150.00 per ticket*
Join us as we celebrate the remarkable accomplishments of immigrants and advocates from around the country at an inspiring and thought-provoking ceremony.
*Includes open bar and appetizers
American Heritage Awards

Date: Friday, June 19, 2015 at 6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Venue: Gaylord National Harbor
Cost: $250.00 per ticket*
Join us for an inspiring evening as we celebrate the talents, contributions, and accomplishments of notable immigrants and advocates! The national winner of the Council's 19th Annual Celebrate America Creative Writing Contest will also read his or her winning entry. Seating is limited. More information on honorees, sponsorship levels, and tickets will be available soon.
*Includes dinner and open bar

Tony Cook Memorial Golf Tournament
Date: Thursday, June 18, 2015 at 2:00 pm tee time for those playing a full round or 4:00 pm for those interested in playing in our new 9 hole option!
Venue: Renditions Golf Course
Cost: $300.00 full round or $150 for 9 holes*
Don’t miss the 23rd Annual Tony Cook Memorial Golf Tournament. Come play 9 or 18 holes at Renditions, a golf course featuring replicas of holes from major championship venues, located in a quiet and serene corner of Anne Arundel County, just minutes away from the Capital Beltway and Annapolis.  With the Patuxent River flowing nearby, the setting is perfect for a unique, grand slam golf experience.
*Includes cart, greens fees, unlimited practice beforehand, round-trip transportation from the Gaylord, grab-n-go lunch and awards reception after the round.

Late Night Party & Lip Sync Contest
Date: Thursday, June 18, 2015 9:00 pm - 12:00 am
Venue: Harrington’s Pub and Kitchen
  (across the street from the Gaylord)
Cost: $20.00 per ticket *
Relax and mingle at the Council’s Annual Late Night Party. This year we will be hosting a lip sync competition that you will not want to miss.
*Open bar and appetizers included

More details and registration information to follow. For questions or information, please contact Claudia Ornelas at