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Dinner kicks off football showcase

By: Staff Report
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Appreciation dinner kicks-off football showcase While football is one of the main attractions for the Allegiant Battle for Veterans Showcase set for Aug. 24 and 25, at Del Oro High School, the opening ceremonies for the event will kickoff on Thursday, Aug. 23. That’s when a dinner featuring guest speakers will be held at Adventure Christian Church, 6401 Stanford Ranch Road, in Roseville. Guest speakers include Stu Weber and Kevin Bracy, along with several wounded veterans. The opening ceremonies will set the tone for the next two weeks of cause-related events with the football games slated at Del Oro, and again at Westlake High, on Aug. 31 and Sep. 1. Advanced ticket sales are available through the Battle office at 3555 Taylor Road, Suite D, or by calling 532-3514. Event promoter Mark Soto said, “Supporting this event will do more for the cause in one night than any other.” For more information, contact Soto at coach@battleforveterans.org. Battle for Veterans 2012 Evening of Honor Schedule Thursday, Aug. 23, Evening of Honor, Adventure Church, Roseville 6 p.m. Sponsor Appreciation Dinner 7:30 p.m. Keynote Speaker – Stu Weber, Kevin Bracy and wounded veteran guest