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Dan Reeves named guest speaker at Boys and Girls Club event

AMERICUS, GA (WALB) -

The Americus-Sumter Boys and Girls club is getting ready for their annual fundraiser.

The 16th annual steak and stake dinner will help raise funds to help the over 100 kids they see daily.

NFL Legendary Atlanta Falcons coach and former Sumter County native Dan Reeves will be the special guest speaker. Former President Jimmy Carter and his wife will be the honorary guests at the dinner.

"We are a non-profit organization. We do a great service to the community of Americus-Sumter County, as well as Macon County. We depend on community contributions and grant funding and donations.  This is just one event to help build our budget," said Lori Gadson.

Tickets are $75 per person. The event is Tuesday, July 22 at 6 p.m. at the Georgia Southwestern State University student success center. A silent auction will start at 5 p.m. For more information on tickets contact Lori Gadson at 229-942-5114 or Eric West at 229-942-1602.

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