Join us on Saturday, February 8th, 2020 as we cruise away from our winter blues as we set sail for an evening in festive Mexico! From the moment you cross the gangway, you’ll feel as though you’ve been swept away to the colorful Mexican coast. With an evening of enjoying a Mexican buffet, Ballet Folklorico Dancers, Mariachi Band, Piñatas and many more activities.
VIP Reception 5:30 pm – 6:45 pm – Meet students & alumni while enjoying an open bar and light hors d’oeuvres
Cruising for Dreams 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm – Pull out your summer attire and join us in the Horizon Convention Center Ballroom for dinner and cruise themed activities.
The proceeds are benefiting Erskine Green Training Institute. EGTI is the first of its kind postsecondary vocational training program for people with disabilities. Opened in 2016, EGTI provides training in hospitality, food service, healthcare, and inventory distribution.
The program provides a uniquely personalized training experience for each student. During the 10 – 13 week training sessions, students attend class, master key job skills, and gain valuable work experience through an internship.
In addition to hands-on job training, the curriculum addresses critical soft skills like appropriate workplace etiquette, teamwork, taking direction, and effective communication skills.
Enjoy the event and stay at the Courtyard by Marriott afterward. Rooms are blocked and ready for your reservation for a price of $99 a night! Make your reservation online.