The Greater Washington Urban League will hold its 43rd annual Whitney M. Young Jr. Memorial Gala on March 13 at the Omni Shoreham Hotel, 2500 Calvert Street N.W. at 6:30 p.m. Attire for the event is black tie and sneakers. Special guests will include Honorary Chair Roger A Krone, CEO Leidos, Inc.; Master of Ceremonies Jim Vance, news anchor at NBC4-TV; Michael Eric Dyson, civil rights activist and author; Kendal Isadore, vocalist; and Elaine Kwon, pianist.

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