For Immediate Release: March 27, 2018
Media Contact: Tony Cook, Director of Public Relations and Marketing
Phone: (504) 671-5478
Delgado Foundation Board members and roasters are available for media interviews before the event. Please contact Tony Cook at 504-671-5478 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
New Orleans – The Delgado Community College Foundation will host the 2018 Roast of the Town fundraising event on Friday, April 20, 2018, at the Harrah’s New Orleans Theater, 8 Canal Street, New Orleans. Proceeds from the event will benefit scholarships and programs at Delgado Community College.
The event will roast Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards. Roasters will include former Louisiana Governor Edwin Edwards, Louisiana State Senator Troy Carter, Orleans Parish Clerk of Civil District Court Dale Atkins (now judge-elect 4th Circuit Court of Appeal), Speaker Pro Tempore of the Louisiana House of Representatives Walt Leger III and New Orleans City Council Member-elect Helena Moreno.
Eric Paulsen, WWL-TV news anchor, will be the Master of Ceremonies.
The evening will include a reception and silent auction beginning at 7 p.m., followed by dinner, the roast and a live auction. A $10,000 raffle will be held for the purchase of $100 per ticket.
Attendees must be 21 or older. For more information, or to purchase table packages or tickets, email email@example.com, or call (504) 671-5412.
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