Annual UNCF Masked Ball held downtown

More than 900 people attended the event Saturday, Dec. 3, 2016. (WISH photo)

INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) – More than 900 people were at the JW Marriot Saturday evening for the United Negro College Fund’s annual Masked Ball.

It was a gala to raise money to send minority students to college.

Attendees were treated to entertainment and dinner.

Lori Wilson and J. Anthony Brown were the master of ceremonies.

Last year, the gala raised more than $700,000.

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