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Special Olympics Florida to Host 9th Annual Gala in Tallahassee

Posted: 7:40 AM, Jun 29, 2016
Updated: 2016-06-29 11:43:39Z
Special Olympics Florida to Host 9th Annual Gala in Tallahassee
Special Olympics Florida to Host 9th Annual Gala in Tallahassee

TALLAHASSEE, FL -- The '9th Annual Dinner and Dancing Fundraiser' benefiting local special Olympic athletes is coming to Tallahassee.

The gala aims to raise both awareness and money for special Olympic athletes. Funds go toward ensuring athletes are able to travel and compete in national competitions year-round.

Special guests include Keynote Speaker Sherry Wheelock, President and CEO of Special Olympics Florida.

Tickets are $40 per person or $375 for a table of 10. The gala will be Saturday, July 9th from 6-10pm at the Doubletree by Hilton, 101 South Adams Street in Tallahassee.

 For more information, visit: http://specialolympicsflorida.org/leon/gold-medal-gala/