BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Florida Atlantic University will host the “Making Waves Gala” on Saturday, March 29 at 6:30 p.m. in the Martin F. and Jane Greenberg Foundation Tower of FAU Stadium, 777 Glades Road, Boca Raton campus. Proceeds will provide scholarships and support for veterans and first generation students. FAU has secured 15 sponsors at the $10,000 level or above for the gala, including corporations, local businesses and friends of FAU.
“On behalf of the host committee, I would like to thank our major benefactors for their generous support of the Making Waves Gala,” said Joanne Davis, FAU interim vice president of community engagement and executive director of the FAU Foundation. “Their sponsorships are vital to the success of this event, which will help us provide much-needed financial assistance to deserving veteran and first generation students.”
Commander in Chief ($100,000+) sponsors are Marilyn and Jay Weinberg and Marianne Lerner.
Admiral ($50,000+) sponsors are Sally and Aubrey Strul.
Colonel ($25,000+) sponsors are FAU Lifelong Learning Society, Boca Raton.
Lieutenant ($15,000+) sponsors are Shirlee Jacobs and JWR Construction Services, Inc./Gallo Herbert Architects.
Warrant Officer ($10,000+) sponsors are ADT Security Services; BB&T; Chartwells; Designs by Sean; Dirt Pros of Fort Lauderdale; Florida Power & Light; Patricia and Mark Gordon; JM Family Enterprises; and SFL Productions.
Highlights of the Making Waves Gala include gourmet dining, open bar, live and silent auctions, a “halftime” extravaganza, live music and entertainment spread throughout multiple levels of FAU Stadium. Tickets are available for $150 per person.
BocaNewsNow.com is the leading site for news and information based in Boca Raton, Florida. We have surpassed 2.5-million page views.
We remind readers that an arrest is an accusation. Guilt or innocence is determined in a court of law. Please email us at news(at)bocanewsnow.com if the facts of a news story involving you have changed. This is not a mugshot website. While under no obligation to do so, we will effort to update arrest reports when provided with official information by the arrestee.
Note that ip addresses are logged and may be shared with law enforcement in unique situations.
For advertising information or to submit news tips, please email news(at)BocaNewsNow.com. BocaNewsNow(TM) is a Trademark of MetroDesk Media, LLC. The name may not be used without written permission.