Washington , DC (PressExposure) August 15, 2011 -- Contact: Em Henry-Johnson
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
FRIENDS OF HOWARD FOOTBALL HOSTS MEET THE BISON LUNCHEON FOR HOWARD UNIVERSITY FOOTBALL TEAM
Local group organizes celebratory luncheon to raise money for Howard University Football program and introduce the 2011 Howard University Football Team.
Friends of Howard Football, a local alumni-based fundraising group that promotes interest in the Howard University football program, hosts the "Meet the Bison" luncheon in the Howard University Blackburn Ballroom on Sunday, August 28th from 12 pm to 3 pm.
The "Meet the Bison" luncheon is a fundraising opportunity for friends, family, alumni, and Howard University supporters to be introduced to the 2011 Football team. The entire Howard University Football program coaching staff, including head coach Gary "Flea" Harrell, will be in attendance to make introductions and familiarize supporters to the Howard University Football Team and the Howard University community.
Event tickets are $55.00 per person or $550.00 for a 10 person table. Tickets are available at the Friends of Howard Football website or at http://2011fhfmeetthebisonluncheon.eventbrite.com. The ticket purchase deadline is Wednesday, August 24th. Advance registration is required and seating is open and based the first-come-first-served basis; except for reserved tables. All ticket sales are final and no refunds will be available.
Throughout the year, representatives of the Friends of Howard Football group organize fundraising events that benefit Howard University's Football Program. These events afford Friends of Howard Football members the opportunity to network and socialize in a festive environment, while raising funds to support the football program. Their goal is to help provide the best academic and athletic opportunities for the student-athletes, while maintaining Howard's high standard of excellence.
For more information about the Friends of Howard Football, Inc., the Howard University Football program, or to purchase tickets to the "Meet the Bison" luncheon please visit [http://www.friendsofhowardfootball.org] or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.