Livonia, Michigan (PressExposure) April 26, 2008 -- The Fallen & Wounded Soldiers Fund(FWSF), a Michigan-based non-profit organization, will be holding its third annual auction benefit dinner to support US veterans on Saturday, April 26, from 6 PM to 10 p.m. at Laurel Manor in Livonia. The keynote speaker is Colonel Oliver North (Ret.); MC, Chuck Gaidica. The program features both silent and live auctions as well as a pre-event private reception.
Among the host committee members are: Senator Carl Levin, Congressman Joe Knollenberg, Congressman Pete Hoekstra, Congresswoman Candice Miller, Sheriff Michael Bouchard; and State Senator Michael Bishop.. Tickets are $100 per seat, 10 seats per table.
Corporate sponsorship opportunities are available for levels ranging from $2,500 to $15,000+. All proceeds from the event will be used to help veterans and their families. Last year's benefit dinner helped raise over $150,000 in donations in 2007. To secure a sponsorship, contact Chris Cornelius s at 248-417-6984 or FWSF1@aol.com
Co-founded by Christopher Cornelius, Tino DelSignore and John Gingell, the Fallen & Wounded Soldiers Fundis a non-profit, non-partisan, volunteer organization dedicated to supporting US soldiers and their families.
Proceeds from corporate and private donations as well as fundraising events are used to support the organization's mission. The organization is wholly staffed by businessmen and volunteers who believe in giving back to our armed forces and their families. Fundraising activities include an annual dinner with silent auction, a golf outing, comedy nights, and other community events.