One Week Left to Purchase Tickets for United Way's Annual Meeting

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The deadline to purchase tickets to the United Way of Rutherford and Cannon Counties' Community Celebration is approaching on August 23. The Celebration is set for Wednesday, August 30, 2017, at 11:00 a.m. at Embassy Suites by Hilton in Murfreesboro.

The Community Celebration will serve as an annual meeting, recognizing the organization's accomplishments and impact on Rutherford and Cannon counties through programs and services, corporate and community partners and volunteers of United Way.

Recognition will include Volunteer of the Year, new leadership investors, community partner award winners and an up close look at United Way's impact in the community.

This year's program will feature keynote speaker, The Honorable Alberto R. Gonzales, former Attorney General of the United States. Gonzales is an Air Force veteran, and attended the U.S. Air Force Academy. He is a graduate of Rice University and Harvard Law School. Presently he is the Dean and Doyle Rogers Distinguished Professor of Law at Belmont University College of Law.

Individual tickets are $35 or $350 for a table of ten. Reservations required by August 23, 2017. No tickets will be sold at the door. Reservations may be made online at or by contacting Claire Oliver at

Event Sponsors include Publix Super Markets Charities and Publix Super Markets, Nissan North America, Inc., First Baptist Murfreesboro and Redstone Federal Credit Union.