Baltimore Orioles’ Manager Will Serve as Emcee for Working Warrior Nation Celebrity Fundraiser

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Buck Showalter to Emcee “Roast on the Coast” Fundraiser benefiting the Working Warrior Nation, which puts wounded and retired veterans back to work in the private sector.

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This program gives these heroes a sense of self-esteem, respect and honor, says Frank Howard.

The Baltimore Orioles’ Manager will serve as the emcee for the “Roast on the Coast” Celebrity Fundraiser, benefiting the Working Warrior Nation.

The “Roast on the Coast” will feature the roasting of MLB player and manager, Frank “Hondo” Howard on Saturday, January 12th at 6pm at the Westin Hotel in Tyson’s Corner, Virginia.

"We need to help establish these heroes back in the job market. What your organization and subsidieris are doing is truly the American way," says Howard. "This program is giving these heroes a chance to return to society with a sense of honor, respect and dignity by helping them learn a trade and to get back into the job market." See the full video of Frank Howard on his volunteer efforts to Working Warrior Nation, visit

The Roast on the Coast will serve as host to past MLB and NFL celebrities such as Dick Bosmon, Jim French and Stump Merrill. Also in attendance will be Casey Cox, Tim Cullen, Bill Connors, Bobby Wine and more.

“This event is going to be hilarious. We have some incredible talent flying in from all over the country for this one night event,” says Event Director, Charlie Haje. “What’s even more important, here, is that we raise awareness and funding for the Working Warrior Nation. It’s a great organization that needs our support for our retired and wounded veterans who are getting back into the private sector workforce.”

Sponsorships, Meet and Greets and VIP opportunities are still available. For more details, email Charlie Haje at charliehaje(at)earthlink(dot)net or call him directly at 850.259.6334.

About Working Warrior Nation
The Working Warrior Nation is a program specifically designed by MVLE, a non-profit organization, to help wounded warriors and retired veterans find meaningful private sector employment. The program provides returning military personnel with customized skills and on-the-job training that will help them upgrade their existing skills and experience to meet the criteria of corporate employers. Working Warrior Nation also reaches out to the business community to find appropriate job matches and general support for our heroes. For more information on the Working Warrior Nation, visit their website at

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