BRADENTON, FL – On November 22, “Little Wishes, BIG DREAMS”, a black tie affair benefiting Boys & Girls Clubs of Manatee County, will honor the 2014 Magnetic Men of Manatee County, chosen for their personal achievements, community involvement and philanthropy. The evening will also include great food, the unforgettable magic of Bill Herz, a diamond chance drawing courtesy of Suncoast Gems and unique silent and live auction items.
The event will take place at the Manatee Performing Arts Center. A cocktail reception will kick off the evening at 6 PM, followed by the presentation of the 2014 Magnetic Men in the Theatre, hosted by Summer Smith of Bay News 9. This year’s Magnetic Men include Ben Bakker, Bill Blalock, Sandy Kirkpatrick, Tom Seguin, Chris Vining and Kerry Ward. In addition, there will be two surprise honorees.
After the Magnetic Men presentation, event-goers will enjoy to a delectable dinner in the Kiwanis Ballroom, catered by Pier 22. Then, guests will be entertained and amazed by Bill Herz, applauded around the world for his unique mix of comedy and magic.
Tickets to “Little Wishes, BIG DREAMS” can be purchased for $150 per person and the attire is black tie. For more information or to purchase tickets, call 761-2582 or visit www.bgcmanatee.org/events.
About Boys & Girls Clubs of Manatee County
The mission of the Boys & Girls Clubs is to enable all young people, especially those who need us most, to reach their full potential as productive, caring, responsible citizens. Boys & Girls Clubs of Manatee County provides hope and opportunity to over 6,000 young people at seven locations (Daughtrey Elementary School, Orange Ridge-Bullock Elementary School, Harllee Middle School, Lincoln Memorial Middle School, Southeast High School and the traditional DeSoto and Palmetto Clubs). Open the door and take a tour of the Boys & Girls Clubs of Manatee County. For more information or to arrange a tour, call 761-2582 or visit www.bgcmanatee.org.