For Immediate Release
CLEVELAND, April 4, 2016 — Presented by Cleveland Scene Magazine & Harry Buffalo, the “CLE Have A Heart Charity Date Raffle” is taking place at the Barley House in downtown Cleveland from 6:30pm to 10:00pm on June 23rd, 2016. Now in its fourth year, CLE Have A Heart’s mission is to create a fun, feel-good event that offers charity-minded men and women the opportunity to meet and make a difference through raising money to change the life of local children living every day with life altering mental and physical challenges.
CLE Have A Heart supports the mission of Working Animals Giving Service for Kids (W.A.G.S. 4 Kids). W.A.G.S. 4 kids is the only 501(c)(3) non-profit organization dedicated to training and placing Mobility Service and Autism Spectrum Service dogs to children up to the age of 18. Singles and couples alike are invited to attend this signature Cleveland event for the opportunity to have a great time for an even better cause.
Homa Bash (Channel 5 News) joins Steve Guy (2014 CLE Have A Heart Bachelor, Author “Memoirs of A Wingman”, Host of CleSound.Com‘s “This Awesome Wrestling Show”), entertaining as hosts this year. Along with enjoying open bar and heavy appetizers, guests are invited to bid on date packages as well as meet and mingle with a co-ed crowd of over 400 including the Heart of Rock N’ Roll’s most eligible Bachelors, while the Silent Raffle will feature amazing gift package items valued at over $8,000. Special Guests includeLearn 2 Love Me hosting their “adult” prize wheel, a tasting by Cleveland Whiskey, Live Music by DJ G and Live Productions on site to capture your red carpet entrance.
100% of proceeds raised go to Working Animals Giving Service for Kids. W.A.G.S. 4 Kids actively supports kids with challenges and their families. W.A.G.S. 4 Kids presents an opportunity for a child we see spending their life having things done for them, to reach out physical, emotionally, mentally and engage with the world around them.
In partnership with Barley House, PPG, TownHall, HotCards.com, ESPN Cleveland,Lamar Advertising,Orville McEachron Photography, Tito’s, Pier W and other partners, you can be assured of not only a great time, but also a great feeling for being part of a great cause. So what do you have to lose? Make A Date To Change A Life. You might change yours in the process.
About Harry Buffalo
Harry Buffalo and CMG Management Co. are committed to partnering with neighborhood charities to help those in need. A tradition started by local leaders Bobby George andCorey May, community fundraising events are important to each restaurant by giving back to their community by serving families delicious, GMO-free food and donating proceeds to local charities and events. Last year, more than $10,000 was donated to local charities through the company’s Community Fundraiser program.
About W.A.G.S. 4 Kids
W.A.G.S. 4 Kids is YOUR 2015 Cleveland Scene Readers’ Choice Best Charity organization that empowers local children with disabilities by providing mobility service and autism service dogs to meet the specific needs of children with disabilities in Northeast Ohio, utilizing their Award-Winning ODRC Accredited Cell Dog Training Program. Service dogs are custom trained to provide therapeutic, emotional and physical support for children with disabilities and their families. W.A.G.S. 4 Kids is focused on spotlighting the abilities of children with disabilities and works year-round to provide “typical” kids the opportunity to do whatever they love toward the betterment of a classmate facing everyday challenges through their Kids Who Can! Youth Empowerment program. To learn more, visitwww.wags4kids.org.