10th Annual Salute to Soldiers Gala and Silent Auction at National Infantry Museum

August is always Gala month for the National Infantry Museum Foundation. The special black-tie evening, hosted by the 1775 Society, includes a cocktail reception, silent auction, delicious dinner, and dancing. With a different theme each year, guests look forward to this popular event. The theme this year is Light Up the Night: The NIM Turns 10!

The Gala committee is soliciting items for the 2019 silent auction, including trips, experiences and local art. If you would like to donate an item to the auction contact Jane Bayer at 706-685-2604 or jbayer@nationalinfantryfoundation.org.

WHO

The Gala is hosted by the 1775 Society, the museum’s premier membership group. You don’t have to be a member to attend. Tickets are $150 per person; become a 1775 Society Member and receive complimentary tickets.

WHAT

This unique event is the museum’s signature fundraiser.

WHEN

Saturday, August 17, 2019

Cocktails and silent auction at 6:00 pm

Dinner is served at 7:00 pm, followed by dancing.

WHERE

The National Infantry Museum and Soldier Center is located right outside the Fort Benning Rd. gates of the Maneuver Center of Excellence:

1775 Legacy Way

Columbus, GA 31903

WHY

The National Infantry Museum and Soldier Center relies on your financial contributions to continue the mission: honoring the legacy of the United States Army Infantry. The museum is operated by a private, non-profit 501(c)(3) organization, the National Infantry Museum Foundation; all donations are tax-deductible.

Courtesy: National Infantry Museum

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