Sunday, April 26, 2009

Democrats to Celebrate at Spring Ball

Following is the press release from the Montgomery County Democratic Central Committee.


Press Release
April 25, 2009
For Immediate Release

Contact: Milt Minneman
Communications Director
FAX: 301-299-4604
Cell: 301-910-4676

Democrats to Celebrate at Spring Ball, Sunday, May 3, 2009

The Montgomery County Democratic Central Committee presents Democrats: A Party for all Seasons, Sunday, May 3, 2009, from 4:30-9:30 PM at the Bethesda North Marriott Hotel and Conference Center, 5701 Marinelli Road. The event starts with a reception and silent auction at 4:30PM, dinner at 6:30PM, followed by the presentation of the Democratic Party 2009 awards and then dancing until 9:30PM.

Representatives Chris Van Hollen and Donna Edwards. Comptroller Peter Franchot, Attorney General Doug Gansler and County Executive Ike Leggett will individually present the following awards:
• David Hart, Helga Butler, Ronit Dancis, Maia Hunt, Donice Jeter, Jon Randall, Harriet Shugerman and Charles Washington, the Bethesda Obama Office Supervisory Team - jointly the Democrat of the Year Award,
• Sue Byrnes - the Precinct Official Award,
• W. Gregory Wims - the Community Service Award,
• Louise Armentrout - the Lifetime Service Award.
• Ralph and Betsy Stephens - jointly the Volunteer of the Year Award.
• Molly Ruhl - the Outstanding Services by a Former Elected Official Award,

Tickets are $100 each ($125 at the door) and up at sponsor levels.
Guests are asked to bring a can of food for a local food bank.

For more information, call the Committee at 301-946-1000.