Liberian American Veterans Association
The Liberian American Veterans Association (LAVA) will be hosting her first annual military ball in Charlotte NC, July 4 weekend. Friday, July 5, 2013 will be the welcome party; Saturday, July 6, 2013 soccer games/family day (10am - 3pm), Saturday, July 6, 2013, formal ball starts at 6pm to 4am (red carpet and receiving line 6pm - 6:55pm). Sunday, free BBQ starting at 12 noon at the park.
This will be the first time for Liberians in the different branches of the military to come together with friends, and family to celebrate as one family. Please come out and support the Liberian Military Community.
LAVA is a charity/not for profit org gears toward supporting the future of Liberia. LAVA is comprised of past and current U.S. servicemen and women of Liberian descent from all branches of the US military. Proceeds from this inaugural weekend will be used to undertake charity projects in Liberia. Projected date for LAVA's 2013 charity outreach is set for December 2013. LAVA’s members will be going to Liberia in December to establish scholarships for deserving students. The scholarships will honor three of our fallen comrades who paid the ultimate sacrifice in Afghanistan and Iraq.
Sequence of EVENT:
Friday July 5, Welcome Party at Tropix Bar & Lounge 4701 N. Tryon St. Charlotte NC 28215
10pm-4am Cost $10 for ticket
Saturday July 6, Family Day, location: 2900 Rocky River Rd, Charlotte, NC 28262
10am-3pm. Activities: Soccer Games, kids games, Military Static Display
Saturday July 6, LAVA OFFICIAL MILITARY BALL,
Place: National Guard Hall 4240 West Blvd Charlotte NC
Cost $50 (ALL TICKETS WILL BE PREPAID, NO TICKETS WILL BE SOLD AT THE GATE)
Sunday July 7, FREE BBQ
Place CAMERON PARK
YOUR OFFICIAL TICKET WILL BE MAILED TO YOU WHEN YOU PURCHASE YOUR TICKET ONLINE.