Women for Obama Fundraiser Luncheon Hosted by Mattie McFadden-Lawson
Featuring Special Guest, First Lady Michelle Obama
Wednesday, February 1, 2012
Private Residence, Los Angeles, CA
§ A 4,800 square-foot tent was constructed to create an elegant afternoon for more than 300 guests
§ First Lady Michelle Obama gave a rousing and inspiring 21-minute speech at the luncheon
§ The event's Mistress of Ceremonies was actress LaTanya Richardson Jackson
§ Guests enjoyed entertainment was provided by Maysa Leak (former lead singer with Incognito) and Abraham McDonald ("Oprah's Karaoke Challenge" Winner)
§ Celebrity and VIP guests included Samuel L. Jackson, Angela Bassett, Eva Longoria, Melanie Griffith, Viola Davis, Octavia Spencer, Donna Mills, Cookie Johnson, Niecy Nash, LeToya Luckett, Keshia Knight Pulliam, and Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa
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