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Annual banquet & fundraising dinner

Spend an evening supporting the youth of the Boys & Girls Club of Aberdeen Area. This year’s special guest speaker is South Dakota native, Kansas State Wildcat, San Diego Charger (‘02-05), Minnesota Viking (‘06-’10) and Los Angeles Ram (2011), Ben Leber.

A 1997 Vermillion High School graduate, Ben played 10 seasons as a linebacker in the NFL. The 6-foot-3, 244-pounder was a third-round draft pick of the San Diego Chargers in 2002 and was an immediate standout as he was named to the Pro Football Weekly and Football Digest All-Rookie teams, finishing the year with 50 tackles. As an unrestricted free agent, he signed with the Minnesota Vikings in 2006 and finished his career with a year as a Los Angeles Ram in 2011.

This is a fundraising event including several ways to support programming for Aberdeen area youth throughout the evening.  If interested in sponsoring a table please fill out the enclosed registration form and return by February 2nd. Tables and tickets are available on a first come, first served basis. Individual tickets are $65 each. Table of 8 sponsorships start at $500. Please call 605-225-8714 ext: 104 for tickets or table sponsorships!


February 16 @ 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM CST


720 S. Lamont St.
Aberdeen, SD 57401 United States



Name: Bryan Kriech

Email: bkriech.bgca@midconetwork.com


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