Fourth Annual Celebrity Waiter Night Raises Over $260,000 to Benefit Ryan Kerrigan’s Blitz For The Better Foundation
Posted By:  Sean Cox
Tuesday, September 27, 2016

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Photo by Kwana Strong Photography

Washington, DC – (September 26, 2016) –
Washington Redskins linebacker, Ryan Kerrigan, welcomed 280 guests to the Grand Hyatt Washington on Monday, September 26, 2016 for his fourth annual Celebrity Waiter Night, presented by Northwestern Mutual, raising over $260,000 to benefit Ryan Kerrigan’s Blitz for the Better Foundation.

Kerrigan’s foundation provides opportunities, support and resources to children and families in need in the Greater Washington D.C. area. Proceeds from the evening will go toward Ryan Kerrigan’s Blitz for the Better Foundation’s programs like installing more Kerrigan’s Korners in pediatric units at local hospitals and funding Reindeer Rush.

For one evening only, several Redskins, including David Burton Jr., Houston Bates, Dustin Hopkins, Spencer Long, and Colt McCoy, joined Kerrigan to trade in their uniforms for aprons to benefit Kerrigan’s cause.

In addition to mingling with their favorite athletes, guests enjoyed a cocktail reception, sponsored by Buck Distributing, and a fantastic three course meal, accompanied by fine wine.

During the program, Ryan Kerrigan’s Blitz for the Better Foundation announced plans to install two more Kerrigan’s Korners in DC area hospitals. After hearing the news, two Blitz for the Better Foundation Executive Board Members stepped up to fund the first Kerrigan’s Korner in Richmond.

Toby Knapp of Hot 99.5 served as the evening’s emcee, while Brian Baumhor of Pacific Coast Auctioneer served as the evening’s auctioneer during exciting live auctions.





 
 
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