2nd Annual Crystal Coast Sheep Dog IA Charity Ball
Saturday, April 19, 2014 from 5:00 PM to 11:30 PM (EDT)
2nd Annual Crystal Coast Sheep Dog Charity Ball
Date & Time: Thanks for everyone's patience while we rescheduled the event due to unforseen winter weather! The new date is 19 April 2014. Cocktail Hour starts at 5:00 PM, dinner is served at 6:00 PM, and the awards and ceremonies begin immediately following dinner. Music and dancing go until 11:30 PM.
Dress Code: Black Tie Event - Military and First Responders are encouraged to wear their Dress Uniform (ex. Evening Dress or Dress Blue "A"). Civilians should wear formal attire.
Amenities: There will be a Silent Auction, a ceremony to honor the fallen, Awards for Sheep Dogs of the Year, Cash Bar and great company and camaraderie!
Guest Speaker: Our Guest of Honor and speaker will be SgtMaj Justin D. LeHew, who received the Navy Cross for valor in combat during Operation Iraqi Freedom.
Meal Choices: 10 oz Prime Ribeye Steak, Italian Marinated 8 oz Chicken Breast, Shrimp and Grits, or Vegetarian Pasta w/your choice of Alfredo or Marinara. All meals offer sides of Garlic Mashed Potatoes and Vegetable Medley. Please use the drop-down menu during registration to select your meal choices.
Many thanks to Riverside Steak & Seafood in Swansboro for catering this event!
Organizers: Sheep Dog Charity Ball Committee, comprised of Crystal Coast community
volunteers and philanthropists, geared towards recognizing the commitment & sacrifice made
by our military, law enforcement, fire & rescue, and EMS personnel.
Participants: Military, law enforcement, fire & rescue and EMS units and personnel from across the region. Supporters and sponsors of Sheep Dog Impact Assistance, and the general public are welcome to attend.
Beneficiaries: The Crystal Coast Chapter of Sheep Dog Impact Assistance focuses on supporting the unique needs of our veteran "Sheep Dogs" - society's protectors, the men and women that form the ranks of America's military, law enforcement, fire & rescue, and EMS. Disaster relief missions, and disaster preparedness education classes for communities in need, are an additional part of their mission. All funds raised at this event will stay in the local area.
Helping Others is a Way of Life
Sheep Dog IA is a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization
When & Where
Crystal Coast Chapter of Sheep Dog Impact Assistance
Riverside Steak & Seafood in Swansboro will be catering our Charity Ball this year. We really look forward to their fantastic menu offerings! They can be contacted at (910) 326-8847 if you'd like to reserve a table for dinner some evening.
It's official! SgtMaj LeHew will still be attending the Sheep Dog Charity Ball! We're all so grateful that he's able to take time out of his busy schedule to come spend the evening with us, especially after we initially postponed the event. If you haven't already done so, please take the time to register so you don't miss the opportunity to hear this great American hero speak from the heart. I'm pretty stoked, and I hope you all are too! Please call or email if you have any questions about the Charity Ball.