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Les and Marianne Franklin discuss the challenges facing our youth today in the following short video.Video Still

http://youtu.be/IKwi_Ul0PpU

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The Shaka Franklin Foundation for Youth
24th Annual Love Our Children Luncheon
 
Friday, April 18, 2014
DOWNTOWN DENVER GRAND HYATT HOTEL
1750 Welton Street

Silent Auction: 10:00 a.m. to Noon

Lunch and Program:  11:30-1:30 p.m.

Corporate Chair: Don Elliman, Chancellor, The University of Colorado Denver

Master of Ceremonies: Sydney Justin
-Former defensive back for the Los Angeles Rams, Buffalo Bills and Indianapolis Colts. Lead singer of the Motown Sound Miracles.

Keynote Speaker: Matt Lepsis
-Former University of Colorado Buffs tight end. Played with the Denver Broncos from 1997 – 2007.

Special Guest: Lisa McHale
-Director of Family Relations
-Sports Legacy Institute (concussion research)
-Wife of Tom McHale (deceased) Defensive End for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Sponsorships available from $1,500 to $25,000

Corporate Tables $1,500
Patron Tables $1,000
Individual Tickets $100

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Honorees

Daniel Graham – former CU Buff and former Denver Bronco

Denver Broncos Alumni Charity

 

 

For more information, reservations & purchases contact us at 303-337-2515 or info@shaka.org

FounderLes Franklin,for sure, who had barely started to emerge from the darkness that enveloped him after the tragic loss of his teenage son Shaka when a second son, Jamon, took the same fateful path as his younger brother.

 

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The Franklins, through their foundation, have devoted substantial efforts and resources to helping underserved metro Denver youth develop self-esteem, life skills, and the goal of pursuing higher education.

 

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Mark Your Calendar!

23rd Annual Love Our Children Luncheon

Friday, April 26, 2013

11:30 to 1:30 p.m.

Grand Hyatt Hotel, 1750 Welton Street, Denver, CO

Reserve or purchase your table or tickets now!

For more information call 303-337-2515