The Magic of Lift Me Up! Gala November 17, 2012
by Karen Briscoe
The Magic of Lift Me Up! Gala will be November 17, 2012 at BMW of Sterling. It will be a magical evening including Cocktails and Dinner, both Silent and Live Auctions and concluding with a Magic Show.
Lift Me Up! is a therapeutic horseback riding program in Great Falls, Virginia that is dedicated to providing safe and effective instruction to children and adults with a variety of disabilities. The money will enable the organization to continue helping those with disabilities. Georgia Corey, Program Director of LMU! said of the event “Please join us for a spectacular evening full of magical surprises. It will be fun and raise money for a good cause.”
Sponsorship Opportunities are still available at all levels. The Great Houdini level is $10,000; David Copperfield level is $5,000; Criss Angel level is $3,000; Harry Potter level is $1,000 and Magic Hats for Lift Me Up! is any contribution that allows LMU! to continue its life enhancing mission. All sponsors will be presented in event advertising, gala program, Lift Me Up! website and some levels include complimentary tickets.
About Lift Me Up!
Lift Me Up! is a therapeutic horseback riding program that for 37 years has been dedicated to helping children and adults in the Washington, DC metro area with physical, mental and/or emotional disabilities improve both their physical and mental well-being. More than 300 volunteers comprised of area teens and adults assist the student riders and the North American Riding for the Handicapped Association, PATH certified riding instructors. Lift Me Up! serves over 100 riders with special needs in ages ranging from age three to adult. B.I.T.S, which stands for Back in the Saddle, is the latest program offered by Lift Me Up! and was developed to assist wounded warrior riders from the military. LMU! is a 501 (c) (3) charity and a member of PATH, International (Professional Association of Therapeutic Horsemanship). Information is available on the newly debuted website: www.liftmeup.org.
BMW of Sterling is located at 21826 Pacific Blvd in Sterling, Virginia. Cocktails and the Silent Auction begin at 7:00 pm. Dinner and the Show are at 8:00 p.m. A paperless invitation is available to view at:
Karen Briscoe has been on the Board of Lift Me Up! since 2006 and was Gala Chair in both 2006 and 2007. Karen Briscoe and Lizzy Conroy are active and experienced Realtors ® in the Northern Virginia, Washington DC market place and would be delighted to assist whether for home buying or selling. The Huckaby Briscoe Group was recognized in September 2011 as one of the Wall Street Journal Top Real Estate Teams in the United States. Please contact via the means most convenient for you: www.HBCRealtyGroup.com, 703-734-0192, Homes@HBCRealtyGroup.com.