Monday, December 9th
CDM Annual Christmas Celebration
A Savior! Born for You!
Unto you is born this day in the city of David a Saviour, which is Christ the Lord.—Luke 2:11
First Assembly of God
700 W Braddock Road
Alexandria, VA 22302
This event is FREE! Registration opens in November.
Dinner and dessert, photo booth and children activities, vendors, fun games and door prizes, special music and ministry.
Child care is available following dinner for ages 2 to 10.
For more than 25 years, Michele has empowered professionals to write and speak effectively through dynamic speeches, creative workshops, specialized training sessions, and impactful one-on-one coaching. A sought-after communicator, the native New Yorker has inspired audiences in corporate settings, U.S. government agencies, and military bases. Michele has made an impact among professionals from Afghanistan, Japan, Peru, Taiwan, and Thailand who are non-native English
The passion needed to inspire others to excellence has come from Michele's God-given tenacity to move beyond personal challenges. A sexual assault survivor, she has also encountered the trauma of infertility and a disrupted adoption. These life-altering experiences set the stage for Michele to learn invaluable life-lessons, which she passionately shares in corporate and faith-based settings.
Michele shows your audience
• Embrace the life you have versus the life you want
• Conquer fears that keep you grounded
• Live your best life despite challenges
Heralded as a "Beauty movement" by the Huffington Post, this world-class communicator also authored
Hairlooms: The Untangled Truth About Loving Your
Natural Hair and Beauty. Michele's non-fiction book globally challenges women, teens, and girls to love themselves from the inside out.
Hairlooms includes Michele's personal interviews with the late Dr. Maya Angelou, Hollywood Actress Nicole Ari Parker, and more than 25 esteemed thought leaders who discuss some aspect of women's beauty and self-esteem. NBC's NBCBLK recently named Hairlooms a must-read along with works from Pulitzer Prize winner Toni Morrison and Hollywood’s Jenifer Lewis (NBC’s Black-ish).
Michele's media features include the Huffington Post; NPR-affiliated Wealthy Radio broadcast; TV Ontario's The Agenda; and CBS and ABC affiliate states throughout the U.S. When Michele is not activating audiences, she enjoys crocheting, songwriting, and spending time with the love of her life and husband, Kyle.
Even though this event is free and open to the public, we would greatly appreciate a donation of any amount to cover the cost, the speaker, the food or the decorations from this celebration.
Please consider becoming a MONTHLY partner to this 501(c)3 where every month your support is taken out automatically to support CDM and our ministry to spread the message of HOPE around the world.
Your donation of any amount is tax-deductible.
God is continuing to bless CDM and we can't wait to see what God will do with us next year!
Will you partner with us?