Southwest Louisiana Patriot’s Ball
The City of Lake Charles Mayor’s Armed Forces Commission will host the Seventh Annual Southwest Louisiana Patriot’s Ball on Saturday, June 29, at the Lake Charles Civic Center Contraband Room, 900 Lakeshore Dr. A social half-hour will kickoff the event at 5:30 p.m. followed by dinner at 6 p.m. During the evening, the Patriot’s Ball will honor three individuals and one corporation with the annual Patriot of the Year Award in recognition of patriotic service to the community. Immediately following the awards ceremony, there will be music provided by a DJ, and dancing.
Please join Mayor Roach and the Commission as we honor our Patriots for their outstanding work and support to our community. The 2013 Patriot Award Recipients are: John DeRosier, James Stewart, Ronald Williams, and CORPORATE PATRIOT Axiall Corporation (Formerly PPG & Georgia Gulf).
The Southwest Louisiana Patriot’s Ball is the main annual fundraising event for the Mayor’s Armed Forces Commission, which supports area veterans projects and activities.
Individuals, social groups, and businesses interested in attending the dinner can purchase tickets at the Lake Charles Civic Center, phone inquiries, 337-491-1256, or at the USS Orleck Museum, 604 N. Enterprise Blvd., phone, 337-214-7447, or at the USS Orleck On-line Ship Store at http://orleck.org.