About Essence of a Lady's 35th Anniversary Celebration

Essence of a Lady, Inc. Presents its 35th Anniversary to women, youth, business owners and community leaders. 

If you are trying to leverage your business, promote your products or services to women and youth, or want to learn more about community support from local and national organizations, this is the event for you.

Essence of a Lady has supported youth through its mentoring programs and financial literacy programs for over 20 years! This year, we celebrate the youth who participated in our first faith-based initiative and recognize the adults who have supported us over the past year and 35 years!!


Friday, May 31st from 6pm to 8pm: Special VIP Reception for : VIP Ticket Holders, Event Speaker/Sponsors and Vendor Sponsors!

Location: Private- Once registered in one of the 3 categories listed, details of private location at a penthouse lounge at an apartment loft downtown will be sent.

Details: You get to network and connect with powerful local and national business leaders, as you enjoy appetizers and libations.

Saturday, June 1st from 9am to 1pm: Females are Fabulous(Males are aMazing) Conference:  Everyone who wants to learn about leverage their business, building a strong network, branding your business, establishing a strong mindset, building a legacy of generational wealth, using AI to compete in this everchanging market. Location: New Life Evangelistic Center, 8040 Lone Star Road, Jacksonville, FL 32211

Details: Attend this FREE event that allows you to learn from powerful and successful business owners, coaches and consultants from around the country!!

5pm to 9pm: Explore Jacksonville on a Luxury Bus! Going shopping, to the beach and a comedy show!!

Location: Shopping at Towns Center, walk the strip on Atlantic Beach, and attend a comedy show.

Details: 15 women will come together to explore Jacksonville! For a nominal fee of $100, you can go shopping (pay for any items purchased) and go to a comedy club to wrap your trip up (included). There will be snacks and libations.

First 15 to pay will be included in this outing!!

Sunday, June 2nd from 3pm-6pm: Essence of a Lady's 35th Anniversary Celebration and Scholarship Gala

Location: Eagle's Nest Event Center, 8040 Lone Star Road, Jacksonville, Fl 32211

Details: Women, men and youth come together to celebrate Essence of a Lady's 35th anniversary, be a part of an amazing program of fashion show and scholarship presentation as we recognize sponsors and community leaders who became philanthropists and gave back to youth!! Also, there will be catered food, music and entertainment.

For more information on sponsorships, click "SPONSOR US" or contact Dr. JoAnn Ajayi-Scott at 832-303-9358.