Detroit, MI (PRWEB) May 14, 2013
WHEN: Saturday, June 8, 2013 - 6:30 – 11:00 pm
6:30 – 7:30 pm Private VIP Reception
Food stations begin at 7 pm.
WHAT: A Salute to Detroit Hometown Heroes 2013, a benefit for Mack Alive and its Partnership for a Drug Free Detroit program, sponsored by A Forever Recovery. The event includes food stations, entertainment and a sports & entertainment silent auction.
WHERE: Hall of Legends – Ford Field
2000 Brush Street, Detroit, MI
WHY: To salute and honor citizens of metro Detroit for their community service and commitment to improving the quality of life in Detroit, while bringing greater awareness to substance addiction solutions.
- Lem Barney, former Detroit Lion and NFL Hall of Famer
- James Nicholson, president and CEO, PVS Chemicals
- Greg K. Monroe, Detroit Piston and founder of Greg K. Monroe Foundation
- Alberta Tinsley Talabi, State Representative and Mack Alive founder
- Michael Curis, Sr., president Curis Enterprises
WHO: A Forever Recovery, a rehabilitation provider and Partnership for a Drug Free Detroit, a Mack Alive initiative, host A Salute to Detroit Hometown Heroes 2013.
The Host Committee includes: Per Wickstrom, CEO of A Forever Recovery, former All-Star and Detroit Tiger Willie Horton; World Champion boxer Tommy “The Hitman” Hearns; former Detroit Lions Herman Moore, Ron Rice, Mel Farr, Rob Rubick, Corey Schlesinger and Jim Thrower; former Detroit Piston coach and player Ray Scott, former NBA player and All-Star Derrick Coleman and Ricky Bryant, former New England Patriot.
TICKETS: Available at http://www.detroitshometownheroes.com, or call 313-447-1425.