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Veterans Honoring Veterans dinner set

February 15, 2002|STAFF REPORT

The second annual Veterans Honoring Veterans dinner will be in the Old Eucalyptus School House in El Centro, from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Feb. 24. The schoolhouse is at 796 W. Evan Hewes Highway just west of El Centro.

Keynote speaker will be Brigadier Gen. (ret.) Oren Fox.

All Imperial Valley residents who have served in the U.S. Armed Forces are invited to attend. There is no cost for veterans but for those veterans bringing a guest, there is a $12 charge per plate.

The dinner is organized by local veteran Fred Riveria and the United Veterans Council of Imperial Valley as a way of saying "thank you" to those who have served their country. The dinner relies heavily on the support of local community sponsors.

Reservations are required and the deadline for bookings is today. Call 355-8620 for more information and to reserve a seat.

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