Thank you to everyone who came out for our First Annual Casino Night for Veterans in New York City on Wednesday, April 5th! We had an incredible turnout and raised over $50,000 to help our nation’s veterans!
Click here to see photos from the event!
Medal of Honor Sponsor – $25,000
Silver Star Sponsor – $15,000
Legion of Merit Sponsor – $10,000
Bronze Star Sponsor – $5,000
Commendation Sponsor – $1,000
Each ticket includes entry, dinner, drinks, and $100 worth of casino cash.
Each Poker Hour Seat includes one reserved seat during the Poker Hour at a table with either Pete Rose or Florent Groberg.
VIP Reception will be a pre-event reception held on site from 5:30-6:00 with Pete Rose and Florent Groberg.
Attendees to VIP Reception will receive a personally autographed baseball from Pete Rose.
Peter Edward “Pete” Rose Sr. (born April 14, 1941), also known by his nickname “Charlie Hustle”, is an American former professional baseball player and manager. Rose played in Major League Baseball (MLB) from 1963 to 1986, and managed from 1984 to 1989.
Kris “Tanto” Paronto is a former US Army Ranger with the 2nd Battalion, 75th Regiment. During his service as a Ranger and as a military contractor, he was deployed to South America, Cnetral America, the Middle East, and North Africa. Tanto is best known for his role in the Benghazi conflict, when terrorists attacked a U.S. compound in Benghazi, Libya. Along with his team, Tanto aided in the protection and extraction of over 20 lives during a conflict that lasted for 13 consecutive hours, now immortalized in the book and film “13 Hours”.
Retired U.S. Army Capt. Florent “Flo” Groberg was born in Poissy, France, May 8, 1983. Groberg became a naturalized U.S. citizen, Feb. 27, 2001, and joined the army in 2008. He was awarded the Medal of Honor for his actions in combat while serving in Afghanistan, when he tackled a suicide bomber and saved countless American lives.
Kerik was born in Newark, New Jersey. He served in the United States Army from 1974 to 1977 before working various law enforcement jobs in the United States and abroad. Joining the New York Police Department (NYPD) in 1986, Kerik is most well known for his time at the NYPD and New York City Department of Correction, as he served in commissioner positions for both city agencies. Kerik’s tenure as police commissioner included overseeing the police response to the September 11 attacks in 2001.