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ABOUT PURPOSED FOR EXCELLENCE

Purposed for Excellence is a curated experience crafted to build communities of color by creating a safe space to have necessary and meaningful conversations. Participants will explore purpose, identify blockages, create strategies, and leave with a renewed energy to go forth in excellence! Each moment of the retreat is meant to empower the excellence already within and unite the participants on this common journey of living in purpose. Both men and woman are invited into the conversation because to grow as a community, we must work together as a community.

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TRANSFORMING THE MIND, HEART, AND HANDS

THE LUXURY OF THE SPIRIT

The retreat is designed to immerse you in a physical space of excellence, while providing you experiences to spark your thinking. The mind is a powerful tool for you to create the world you see. It is said that “luxury is a state of mind.” You must first believe in excellence, for it to manifest.

Healing and growth start from within so the heart’s work involves recognizing your feelings, engaging in self care and reflection on your why. In addition to the curated activities, there will be multiple spaces that participants can access to take a personal break such as the sauna, workout facility, swimming pool, and courtyards. When we feel good, the energy that we create in the world is good.

The hands involves reaching back into the community and building the connections necessary for the entire village to strive. There are multiple opportunities to network built into the schedule such as the daily social hour, poolside reception, Champagne n S’moores BBQ, Garden Luncheon, and the Ebony Excellence Cocktail Hour and Banquet. Ultimately, our actions speak and we get to choose to walk in purpose and act in excellence.

The workshops

THE 7 P'S OF PURPOSE

There are seven interactive conversational workshops throughout the duration of the retreat that were crafted to transform the mind, heart, and hands.

POWERFUL STARTS AND STORIES

Set intentions,illustrate “Who I am” and practice strategies for relationship building

PAIN AND PEACE

Create narratives that will shape how you move forward in excellence.

PURPOSEFUL CREATION

Identify your purpose and create a personal mission, vision, and value statement.

POSITIONS AND PROGRESSION

Gather insight and strategies on how to be an “object in motion.”

PRACTICAL MAINTENANCE

Yoga, mediation , and practices self care.

PARTNERS IN HEALING

Learning how to ask for support can be life-changing.

PERSONAL REFLECTIONS

Review intentions and create action plan for post retreat.

THE MANSION, the food, the amenities

THE LUXURY OF SPACE & TIME

We rented out the entire mansion just for you. Each room uniquely crafted to provide the comfort of home with a flare of elegance. You are encouraged to make this your home away from home for 4 days. Allow yourself to relax and unwind, be pampered, and embrace the mindset of luxury.

Each meal is cooked with love by a personal chef. The chef skillfully crafts dishes that look great and taste even better. You can taste the love in each bite. From the hearty breakfast sourced with fresh ingredients primarily from nearby farms to three course dinner, you will not be disappointed.

Get lost in the space. Take a walk around the grounds and relax on a swing set. Take a dip in the pool. Go for a morning run. Play a round of tennis or basketball. Breathe in fresh air and serenity.

What's Included

Accommodations

Unique and inviting guest rooms
Oversized windows to bring the outside in
Hypoallergenic linens
Television
Radio
Wifi
Mini fridge
AC
Bath robes

Amenities

Access to Retreat and all materials
Sauna
Swimming Pool
Yoga
Fitness Center
Basketball Court
Tennis Court
Nature Trails
Lawn Games
Board Games
Movie Room
Guest Parking
Personal Concierge Services

All Inclusive Meals

3 Breakfasts
2 lunches including Garden Luncheon
3 mid day receptions including Poolside Reception
3 dinners included including Champagne & S’mores BBQ and Ebony Excellence Banquet

Select Drinks

Non-Alcoholic drinks at each meal
Select alcoholic drinks at Champagne and S’mores BBQ
1 hour Cocktail Party prior to Ebony Excellence Banquet

ADD ONS

Alcoholic Beverages

Outside of noted events, alcoholic beverages will be available for purchase. Retreat participants are allowed to bring outside alcoholic beverages, however, these must only be consumed in the privacy of the guestrooms.

Spa Services

Spa services are available for an additional fee. Please see concierge at arrival to schedule appointments.

Special Occasion Services

Beautiful bouquet of flowers, Chandon champagne, chocolates and a candlelit-turndown, Pamper basket filled with personal care goodies, and 7-inch cake available for purchase at concierge.

Travel Insurance

It is recommended that you purchase travel insurance as all sales are final.

Transportation

All transportation must be purchased separately. In addition, there is no transportation provided to visit area neighboring the mansion. Please speak with concierge if you require taxi service while at retreat.