The Corner

Dance With Me — An Invite for “Corner” Readers

If you’re in D.C. tomorrow and are game for a night out of great fun for a lifesaving cause, consider the Best Friends Foundation’s 20th Anniversary gala.

Best Friends is Elayne (Mrs. Bill) Bennett’s ministry of hope to schoolkids. With a little love, high expectations, and fun, Best Friends simply changes lives of children who might otherwise fall victim to the soft bigotry of low expectations that remains a fact in many schools and communities of, frankly, all races and income ranges.

The celebration tomorrow night will have the Bennett family’s great taste in music on display (you know a little about this if you listen to Bill’s Morning in America): Entertainment includes the Drifters, Marilyn McCoo & Billy David Jr., and Chuck Brown.

When I say fun, I mean fun.

There are a lot of dinners in D.C. every night. There will be a lot this spring. But there will be none like BFF tomorrow night.

See you there?

The dinner is a fun raiser, but also a (pricey) fundraiser. But Best Friends is offering a special rate for Corner readers: $250 per ticket, with about half of the ticket cost tax deductible.

Further details for ticket ordering here. Just mention K-Lo at National Review Online sent you for the discount.

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