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Pierre Garçon Projected To Raise Over $30,000 For Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Washington
Washington Redskins Wide Receiver rallies supporters to sell out his inaugural charity event
Garçon will welcome approximately 200 Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Washington supporters, including Washington, D.C.’s prolific team owners, business connoisseurs, professional athletes and internationally recognized celebrities to The Millennium Building on Thursday, June 6, 2013, for a semi-formal “all-white”
“I am thankful for the support and generosity of so many from the Nation’s Capital and across the country to make this event come together in a short period of time,” Garçon said. “This event will hopefully set the bar high for me to make the coming years just as memorable.”
The intimate event will feature a special address from Garçon and Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Washington board members, live musicians, passed hors d’oeuvres and complimentary cocktails. Adding to the excitement, attendees will have the opportunity to participate in both live and silent auctions with items donated from Pierre Garçon, Washington Nationals, Target, Kimpton Hotels, Kitchen Cray, Drapers, Dr.Shines Mobile Spa, Sheraton Hotels, River Creek Club, Platinum Lifestyle Management, Fujimar Restaurant, Panorama Productions and many more recognized brands.
NOTE: For media interested in attending the event, contact Tiffanie Wagner (phone: 434-202-9535 or email: Tiffanie@esinahs.com) by 5 p.m. ET on Wednesday, June 5. Any media member without a credential provided by Tiffanie Wagner will not be permitted access to the event. For information on Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Washington, contact Marcus Lee (202-540-2328 or firstname.lastname@example.org).
About Pierre Garçon
Pierre Garçon (#88) is a star wide receiver for the Washington Redskins. More importantly, Garçon is a young international philanthropist in America with unique ties around the world, helping countries from Haiti to cities such as Dubai. He is dedicated to supporting youth organizations and youth development/
About Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Washington
BGCGW serves over 16,500 youth annually at 18 sites throughout Washington, D.C., Maryland and Virginia. Through a variety of educational, sports and recreation, health, arts, and character development programs, BGCGW creates a positive environment where children are encouraged to develop their ambitions and turn them into GREAT FUTURES. For more information, please call 202-540-2300 or visit www.bgcgw.org.