3RD ANNUAL HOLIDAY GALA SPONSORED BY SOMMER'S AUTOMOTIVE--SOLD OUT!!
Friday, December 14th 7:00 PM
We are very proud to announce the 2012 Young Milwaukee Holiday Gala, sponsored by the Zilber Neighborhood Initiative. We hope to raise money and collect enough toys to provide an unforgettable holiday season for hundreds of children in need. With the help of Sommer's Automotive (www.sommerssubaru.com) this exciting event will be held on December 14, 2012 at the Milwaukee Athletic Club in downtown Milwaukee.
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THIRD ANNUAL “YOUNG MILWAUKEE HOLIDAY GALA” SET FOR DECEMBER 14 AT THE MILWAUKEE ATHLETIC CLUB SPONSORED BY SOMMER'S AUTOMOTIVE
Hosted by Young Milwaukee Charitable Organization, Inc., Event Raises Money and Collects Toys to Benefit The Zilber Neighborhood Initiative
MILWAUKEE – On Friday, December 14, at the Milwaukee Athletic Club, 758 North Broadway, the Young Milwaukee Charitable Organization, Inc. will host the Third Annual “Young Milwaukee Holiday Gala” benefitting the Zilber Neighborhood Initiative.
An evening of music and holiday fun will benefit children in the Lindsay Heights and Clarke Square neighborhoods through toy donations. Journey House (1900 W. Washington St.) and Walnut Way Conservation Corp. (2240 N. 17th St.) will distribute toys donated by party attendees to children this Christmas.
The evening kicks off at 7 p.m. Complimentary hors d’oeuvres and a cash bar will be provided. Guests are encouraged to dress up for an evening of fun and celebration.
Tickets are available now at www.youngmilwaukee.org and are $20 before November 30 and $30 after November 30. Guests to the party are also asked to bring a new, unwrapped toy to the event that will be donated to the Journey House and Walnut Way Conservation Corp.
Last year, the event collected over 900 toys and raised $6,000 as over 500 of Milwaukee’s young professionals braved a snowy night for some holiday fun. This year Young Milwaukee will look to collect over 1,000 toys and raise $7,500 for the Zilber Neighborhood Initiative.
The Young Milwaukee Charitable Organization, Inc. was formed in 2010 by a group of young professional Milwaukeeans and strives to connect young professionals with charitable causes in the Milwaukee area by hosting events and offering volunteer opportunities. For more information, please visit their website, www.youngmilwaukee.org and check them out on Twitter (@YoungMKE) and on Facebook, www.facebook.com/youngmilwaukee.
The Zilber Neighborhood Initiative was formed in 2008, since that time the Zilber Neighborhood Initiative has partnered with neighborhood residents, educators, business owners and nonprofit leaders to improve life in Lindsay Heights and Clarke Square.