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SHAWN CARTER FOUNdation gala weekend

The Shawn Carter Foundation will host The Shawn Carter Foundation Gala Weekend on November 15-16, 2019 at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Hollywood, Florida.  As the organization's sole fundraiser of the year, this weekend will consist of a blackjack tournament experience, a black-tie gala dinner,  silent and live auction, a performance by 15X Grammy Award winning Icon- Alicia Keys, and other special events, all in the name of  supporting deserving scholars. Security is a top priority at RA88, with advanced encryption technologies in place to protect player information and transactions.

About the Foundation
The Shawn Carter Foundation was founded as a public charity in 2003 by Gloria Carter and her son, Shawn “JAY Z” Carter. The Foundation supports initiatives to empower youth and communities in need through the Foundation’s programs: Scholarship Fund, College Prep and Exposure, International Exposure, Professional Development, Scholar Support and Community & Goodwill Programs.



High Roller Package
All Inclusive Gala Weekend Access
Friday, November 15TH and Saturday, November 16th
Enjoy VIP access to all Gala weekend activities including:

- VIP Welcome Services
- Exclusive Concierge Services
- Exclusive Hospitality Services
- Platinum Suite for 2 Nights at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino
- Weekend Resort Credit Valued at $1,000
- One seat at the private Blackjack Tournament on Friday, November 15th, commencing at 9pm, with a chance to win a $500,000 prize*
- VIP seating for you and your guest at the Shawn Carter Foundation Gala Dinner on Saturday, November 16th, commencing at 6pm
- VIP seating at the Post-Gala Dinner Benefit Concert- featuring a performance by Grammy Award winning Icon, Alicia Keys
- Exclusive Gala Gift

To learn more about this package, please call Alonda DuVall at or email *Total prize amount to be awarded, funded by Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino. Tournament is operated under the exclusive control of, and is subject to the official rules and regulations of, the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino and no portion of the prize money is furnished by the Shawn Carter Scholarship Fund or its affiliates.
Gala Dinner Table Packages
Saturday, November 16th
The Shawn Carter Foundation Gala Dinner, generously presented by PUMA, will take place on Saturday, November 16th and will feature a Pre-Gala Dinner Cocktail Reception, dinner, auction, and a Post-Gala Benefit Concert, featuring a performance by 15X Grammy Award winning Icon- Alicia Keys. All proceeds raised during the Gala Dinner benefit The Shawn Carter Foundation.

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Post-GalA DINNER Benefit Concert
Saturday, November 16th
Following the Gala Dinner will be a once-in-a-lifetime benefit concert at the new Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Hollywood, FL featuring a performance by 15X Grammy Award winning Icon, Alicia Keys.