Asante (Swahili) / ah∙sun∙teh / Thank You

We are thrilled to introduce Leaders of a Beautiful Struggle’s inaugural Asante Celebration, a momentous event that celebrates our work and the invaluable support of our community and partners. 

As an institution, we deeply value the unwavering support we receive, as it is the cornerstone of our ability to make a meaningful impact.

Sunday, December 10, 2023

6pm to 10pm

VIP Happy Hour: 6pm to 7pm

The Sinclair
3425 Sinclair Lane, Baltimore, MD 21213

Enter through rear of building

Mark your calendars and get ready relax, network and build with one another. Our theme is “An All Black Affair”. We invite you to join us in your all Black attire for a night of elegance and celebration.  

Included in the festivities will be:

  • Live entertainment and music curated by Baltimore’s own DJ 5Starr
  • Silent auction of exceptional goods & services from local Black businesses
  • Delicious selection of food curated by our exceptional Black owned caterer – H3irloom Food Group 
  • Live painting by Baltimore’s world renowned muralist – Ernest Shaw 
  • & much more!

Buy your tickets now!

Special Guests

Rev. Dr. Heber Brown III

Keynote Speaker

Reverend Dr. Heber M. Brown, III has been a catalyst for personal transformation and social change for more than twenty years.

Ernest Shaw

Muralist, Artist & Teacher

Chris Batten is a visual artist whose drawing and painting practice delves into the complexities of America's socio-political landscape. With a focus on issues such as race, inequity, economic deprivation, the mundane, and hysteria, Batten's work explores the phenomenological aspects of violence and moments of peace and balance.

Silent Auction

During the event there will be a silent auction of items from locally owned artists and vendors. 

Information about the silent auction will be posted as the event draws closer.


Media Sponsor

Strength Sponsor

Leader Sponsors

Independence Sponsors

Community Sponsors

In-Kind Sponsors