“We are excited to partner with Nate Burleson’s CATCH Foundation and look forward to enriching the lives of area students and their families,” said Wendy Kemp, Director of Community Relations at Quicken Loans.
Detroit, MI (PRWEB) October 10, 2011
Quicken Loans, a 50-state lender of refinance and purchase mortgages, is proud to support Detroit Lions Wide Receiver Nate Burleson’s inaugural, ‘Nate Burleson Celebrity Server Night’, an exclusive fundraising event for Burleson’s CATCH Foundation at Morton’s Detroit (Troy), located at 888 W. Big Beaver, Ste. 111, on Monday, November 14, 2011 beginning at 7 p.m.
The evening will feature Burleson and many of his Lions teammates trading their pads for aprons to serve a four-course meal to guests for this special evening. The event will also include live and silent auctions.
"I'm really excited and look forward to hosting my first event here in Detroit in support of my foundation,” said Burleson. “The fans have been great, my teammates are all supportive of me and my foundation and, most importantly, all the money raised will go to a great cause as we work with schools in Detroit to help provide the students with essential needs. I also must provide a big thank you to Morton’s and Quicken Loans who both really stepped up to help out with this dinner. I appreciate these two great companies and hope to see a lot of fans and supporters come out on November 14th.”
The purpose of the Nate Burleson CATCH Foundation, which was started in 2009, is to reach and teach area children and their families by providing them with educational tools to succeed as well as enriching their lives by showing them how to care for others, themselves and their future.
“We are excited to partner with Nate Burleson’s CATCH Foundation and look forward to enriching the lives of area students and their families,” said Wendy Kemp, Director of Community Relations at Quicken Loans. “This is a great opportunity for Quicken Loans to invest in the community and make a positive difference in the lives of so many.”
“We are so excited to be hosting this fabulous event for Nate and are honored he chose Morton’s as the home of for his foundation’s first fundraising endeavor in Detroit, “ said Steve Salmon, Morton’s Troy General Manager. “This will be such a special night for our guests to be served by Nate and his teammates all for a special cause.”
Tickets for this exclusive event are $250/ticket (Sponsor tables of 8 are also available) and can be purchased by calling Sherrie Handrinos, Boost 1 Marketing, at 734-341-6859. For more information, please visit, http://www.nateburlesonfoundation.org.
About Quicken Loans Inc:
Quicken Loans Inc. is the nation’s largest online retail mortgage lender and among the five largest overall retail home lenders in the United States. The company closed a record $29 billion in retail home loan volume across all 50 states in 2010, and closed its 1 millionth loan. Quicken Loans employs approximately 3,700 team members and generates loan production from five web centers located in Michigan, Ohio and Arizona. The company also operates a centralized loan processing facility in Michigan as well as its San Diego-based One Reverse Mortgage unit. Quicken Loans ranked #1 in customer satisfaction among all home mortgage lenders in the United States by J.D. Power and Associates for 2010. “QuickenLoans.com” has been named “Best of the Web” by Forbes and Money magazines. The company also has been named to FORTUNE magazine’s list of the country’s “100 Best Companies To Work For” eight consecutive years, ranking as high as #2, and named in the Top-15 of Computerworld magazine’s “100 Best Places to Work In Technology” for seven years in a row. Quicken Loans ranked #1 in the Detroit Free Press’ ‘Top Workplaces of 2010’ List. Last year, the company moved its headquarters and 1,700 of its 3,700 full-time team members to downtown Detroit. For more information about Quicken Loans, please visit http://www.quickenloans.com.
Morton's Restaurant Group, Inc. is the world's largest operator of company-owned upscale steakhouses. Morton's steakhouses have remained true to our founders' original vision of combining generous portions of high quality food prepared to exacting standards with exceptional service in an enjoyable dining environment. The Company owns and operates 77 Morton's steakhouses located in 64 cities across 26 states, Puerto Rico and six international locations (Hong Kong, Macau, Mexico City, Singapore, Toronto), as well as Trevi, a Las Vegas Italian restaurant. Please visit our Morton's website at http://www.Mortons.com.
About The Nate Burleson CATCH Foundation:
The purpose of the Nate Burleson CATCH Foundation is to reach and teach children and their families by providing them with educational tools to succeed as well as enriching their lives by showing them how to care for others, themselves and their future. For more information, please visit, http://www.nateburlesonfoundation.org.