2009 Honor Awards Banquet and Auction October 18, 2009

MARK YOUR CALENDARS for Our Second Annual 2009 Honors Banquet and Silent Auction to support the ongoing work of The Invisible Disabilities Advocate. October 18, 2009.

INTRODUCING OUR KEYNOTE SPEAKER: Karyn Buxman, RN, MS. - Karyn is a well-sought-after, extremely successful national speaker. She was the recipient of The Lifetime Achievement Award by The Association for Applied and Therapeutic Humor (AATH) in 2005 and is in The Speaker Hall of Fame! Karyn brings her medical expertise, personal life experiences and contagious humor to the stage with style and flair! Don't miss this amazing opportunity to see Karyn live at our banquet! www.KarynBuxman.com

INTRODUCING OUR MASTER OF CEREMONIES: Rick Crandall - Rick is a DJ for KEZW Radio in Denver, CO. His show, the Breakfast Club is one of the most popular shows on the air. Rick has been honored for his dedication to Denver's adult community with the Volunteers of America Special Friend Award, The Colorado Broadcasters Association Citizen Of The Year Award twice and The Colorado Broadcasters Association Harry Hoth Award for Public Service. During Rick’s 15-years at KEZW the station has been a finalist for the National Association of Broadcasters Marconi Award for Adult Standards station of the year seven times, and has won the award once. Rick was also one of five finalists for the Marconi Award as Personality Of The Year. www.Studio1430.com

HONORS AWARD RECIPIENTS: Hear incredible and inspiring stories from individuals and businesses making a difference in their communities for people living with Invisible Disabilities. IDA will be giving out 8 awards: Restaurant Award - Retail Award - Health Care Provider Award - Advocacy Award - Volunteer Award - Perseverance Award - Inspiration Award - Founders Award.

5:30 PM - Registration
5:30 PM to 6:30 PM - Silent Auction
6:30 PM - Dinner & Program
A cash bar will be available

TICKETS: $50 per person.

SPONSOR TABLES: Receive recognition for business, cause or family $500+ per table.

LODGING: If you would like to stay the night at the Denver Marriott South, they are offering special discount price of only $89 a night for Banquet Attendee's!

WE NEED SILENT AUCTION ITEMS: If you have an item you would like to donate (gift certificate, product,etc), please email us!

THIS IS A FRAGRANCE FREE EVENT. Please be considerate of people attending who live with allergies, asthma and Multiple Chemical Sensitivities (MCS) by not wearing perfume, cologne or other fragranced products.



1) Sending a donation to http://www.InvisibleDisabilities.org/donations.htm
2) Sponsoring a seat or sponsoring a table at the banquet for recognition of your business, cause or in memory of a loved one!
3) Donating a live or silent auction item.

Hope to see you there!

The Invisible Disabilities Advocate

IDA is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization which provides encouragement, support and assistance to people who are touched by chronic illness, pain and injury. Please help support our organization by attending this evening of inspiration and hope!

Times and Details Subject to Change.

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