April 21, 2003
Sports Radio 950 KJRam and former Huskies will host the First Annual KJR Benefit Dinner, Thursday April 25 at 6:30pm. The dinner will take place at the El Gaucho Restaurant in Seattle.
Proceeds from the evening will benefit the Curtis Williams Memorial Scholarship Fund, and the Mike Utley Foundation (dedicating to helping all people with spinal cord injuries). Mike Utley will be making a guest appearance and speaking on the behalf of his charity.
Former Huskies in attendance will be last year's recipient of the Curtis Williams Scholarship, Braxton Cleman, as well as Wilbur Hooks, Seattle Seahawk Jerramy Stevens, Willie Hurst, Dick Baird, and Hugh Millen. Other local celebrities will include KJR Jocks Dave "The Groz" Grosby, Dave "Softy" Mahler and Mike "The Gasman" Gastineau.
The evening will also consist of a live auction and entertainment. Former Husky, Wilbur Hooks will providing the live entertainment with his singing vocals. Auction items include two sideline Husky Football Tickets and stadium tour, autographed Husky Football Helmet, and autographed items from Ray Allen and Rashard Lewis. Tickets are $100.00 per person and seating is still available.
El Gaucho is located at 2505 1st Ave., Seattle WA 98121. For more information call 206-494-2108.