Concert For Disabled American Veterans - Lockport High School





Partnership in Patriotism

Concert Tribute to America's Disabled Veterans

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Friday, November 10, 2006
Lockport High School Auditorium
7 P.M.


Please join us for this emotionally charged, patriotic, and unforgettable evening! Don’t miss this Concert Tribute to America’s Disabled Veterans and the noble sacrifices of our Armed Forces! Featuring the incredibly talented Lockport High School Music Department, all proceeds will help build the American Veterans Disabled for Life Memorial in Washington, DC. Appropriately the Memorial Foundation has chosen “Freedom is not free” as its slogan.
National Spokesperson for the Memorial is acclaimed Actor, Gary Sinise. Star of the hit CBS-TV show "CSI: New York”, Sinise is also famous for his riveting performance as the disabled Vietnam veteran in the movie "Forrest Gump". Please join us to honor all of America’s veterans and particularly those, whose war time courage must endure for the rest of their lives.
The $10 concert ticket price is tax deductible, with checks payable to the DVLMF. All donations received will be sent directly to the Disabled Veterans For Life Memorial Foundation in Washington, DC. Going on sale in September, tickets may be purchased at Mills Jewelers, the Lockport City School District Board of Education Office, and Lockport Town Hall.
Sponsored by Lockport’s Partnership in Patriotism Coalition, the concert will culminate a series of community based fundraising activities planned for the upcoming autumn months. Look for updates on the progress of various local fundraising efforts to be published in the Lockport Union-Sun & Journal. We welcome the entire community to participate in this most worthy effort - individuals, local businesses, and service organizations.
Be a part of it! Consider becoming a Concert Sponsor & be recognized in the program booklet:

Bronze: $20 - $39
Silver Sponsors: $40 - $99
Gold Sponsors: $100 - $499
Platinum Sponsors: $500 and up

    Other ways you can become a sponsor:
  1. Donate an item to be raffled off on Concert Night, November 10th.
  2. Hold your own raffle and donate the proceeds.
  3. Run a 50/50 on payday at your office & donate the proceeds.
  4. Run a basket raffle and donate the proceeds.
  5. Design a unique fundraiser of your own from which to donate the proceeds.
  6. Challenge similar businesses or organizations to match your own donation to the Foundation.
  7. Have your organization purchase one of these beautiful commemorative items for each of its members:

    Freedom is not Free T- shirt @ $10 , patriotic umbrella @ $8, bracelet @ $7

    If you are willing to help or need further information, please contact Renee Knight at 434 – 3827.




    Sponsored by Partnership in Patriotism



    Come Dance With Us!

    Location: B. Leo Dolan Post $410, 42 Niagara Street, Lockport
    Time: Approximately 9pm (immediately following the concert)
    $5 admission - DJ Miles Patterson - Cash bar
    (Stay tuned for further details)



    Donated by George Fritz of Mills Jewelers, our 1st place raffle prize is a beauty!
    Please check it out: Click Here

    Click Here for more: Fundraiser Ideas and Donation Forms

    See our local news coverage: Lockport Journal Articles


    The American Veterans Disabled For Life Memorial will celebrate those men and women whose lives are forever changed in service to our country. For the first time, America will honor some of our country's most courageous heroes - our disabled veterans.
    Please visit the American Veterans Disabled For Life Memorial website.







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