Special Events


What is a Proclamation?

A proclamation is an official declaration recognizing individuals, businesses, organization or events that live or work in Prince George’s County, Maryland. Proclamations are written for the following:
  • Anniversaries, i.e. Church, Wedding, Pastor, Organizations
  • Awards
  • Birthday (60+)
  • Boy Scouts
  • Community Service
  • Eagle Scouts
  • In Memory
  • Public Safety
  • Retirements
  • Tributes
  1. Carol Johnson

    Special Events Coordinator
    Phone: (301) 952-3645

How to Request a Proclamation?

Proclamation requests should be received at least 5 days prior to the event if it is being picked-up; and 10 days prior if it is being mailed. You may contact the Council Member’s Office directly or contact the Special Events Coordinator, Carol D. Johnson, 301-952-3645, or by email.

What is Needed for a Proclamation?

In order to write the proclamation information is needed to include the requesting person’s contact information; a flyer, a bio, a website or written paragraph(s) regarding the individual, business, or organization that is receiving the proclamation, and a date when the proclamation is needed. A mailing address (if being mailed).

Invocation Volunteers

If you are interested in participating in the Council Hearings by providing the Prayer Invocation, please forward your name, title and contact information to Special Events Coordinator Carol D. Johnson.