Our Will You Marry Me? Grand Prize Winners Eugene Glover and Kendra Shuler will receive Royal Caribbean’s Royal Romance all-inclusive “Symphony Wedding” package for up to 100 people onboard a Royal Caribbean International cruise ship, roundtrip airfare for the winning couple to/from their home airport to/from the port, 2-night overnight accommodations for up to 50 guests, 10 additional Staterooms for up to 20 Guests and a seven-night Caribbean honeymoon cruise.
Thanks to your votes, all six couples are winners. Each will receive a seven-night Royal Caribbean honeymoon cruise.
The 2008 Will You Marry Me? couples practice walking down the aisle at our special toast at the Essence offices in New York City.
The couples enjoy their special Valentine’s Day in New York City.
A surprised Chrissy Hannon opens a special framed copy of Demetrius Richmond’s proposal to her
Will You Marry Me? editor Nazenet Habtezghi thanks the couples for sharing a special moment in their lives with millions.
Essence Communications, Inc. President Michelle Ebanks congratulates the grand prize winners, after sharing with the group the historical importance of marriage in the Black community.
Essence chairman and founder Edward Lewis greets Texas winners Gregory Harden and Carmen Snoddy.
Grand Prize Winners Eugene Glover and Kendra Shuler pose with Essence chairman and founder Edward Lewis.
Essence celebrates Black love.