Get in the Game to Support Our Veterans!
Sikorsky’s Veterans Appreciation Weekend August 27 and August 28
Recognizing the service of our country’s veterans, Sikorsky Aircraft and the Teamsters Local 1150 will host a weekend of family friendly activities in August to help raise funds for veteran’s charities. As an employer of more than 4,000 veterans, headquartered in a state with over 300,000 veterans, Sikorsky is proud to honor those who have served.
Saturday, August 27: Home Run for Heroes Charity Fundraiser
Join us for The Home Run for Heroes Charity Fundraiser Bridgeport Bluefish game, and root on the Blues and our area’s veterans. The evening will feature pre-game activities, on-field and between-inning events and a seventh-inning fireworks display. Please also bring a canned food item to assist area veterans in need.
Tickets for the game cost $10, which includes $7.00 for the game ticket and $3.00 to support veteran’s charities. Information and support services will also be available to veterans. To purchase tickets, please contact Bob Goughan at (203)-416-1756 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
If your company is interested in sponsorship opportunities at this marquee event, please contact Sue Hitchcock at (203)-386-5672 or email@example.com. Sponsorship categories include group game tickets, box suites, ticket donations to veteran’s charities, and attendance sponsorships for wounded veterans.
Sunday, August 28: Sunset Run For The Warriors®
The Run For the Warriors® road race is a unique event dedicated to the men and women wounded in the global war on terror, and their families. The 10k run and one-mile fun run start at 4 p.m. at the Huntington Green in Shelton. Registration is open at http://run.kintera.org/Shelton2011.
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