The Mother’s Day Ball

The 2022 Mother’s Day Ball will take place on Saturday, April 30, 2022. Join us at the Washington Duke Inn & Golf Club for an evening of celebrating Durham students and the Emily K Center. For more information on corporate sponsorship opportunities, please reach out to Christin Danchi at or view our 2022 sponsorship packet here.

New seats just became available for this year’s event! Please click here for tickets!

Did you miss the 2021 Mother’s Day (un)Ball when it streamed live? View it here on YouTube anytime.

2022 Mother's Day Ball Tickets Are Available

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2022 Mother's Day Ball Raffle

Enter for a chance to win a one-of-a-kind locket, designed especially for the 2022 Mother’s Day Ball by Durham-based Jewelsmith! Custom designed in honor of our founder, Coach Mike Krzyzewski and his mother Emily, the 14kt white gold locket shimmers with diamonds and sapphires and can even feature a special engraving of Coach K’s signature, should the winner desire. Tickets are $100 each.

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Stay Overnight!

Special room rates of $159/night are available for Mother’s Day Ball guests who would like to stay overnight at the Washington Duke Inn & Golf Club. To book your stay, please call (919) 490-0999 and mention group ID 848678 or click here to book online. Please note that rooms must be booked by 5:00 p.m. EST on March 30, 2022, to guarantee this rate.

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Thank You Sponsors!

We are grateful to the many sponsors who make the Mother’s Day Ball possible. If you would like to know more about available sponsorship opportunities, please write to Christin Danchi at You may also view our 2022 sponsorship packet here.

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