2010.09.14 > For Immediate Release
contact: Wendy Townley - University Relations
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Maverick PR to Host Italian Night Benefit Dinner Sept. 26
Omaha - The University of Nebraska at Omaha (UNO) chapter of the Public Relations Student Society of America (PRSSA) will hold its 7th annual La Notte Italiana on Sunday, Sept. 26, from 6 to 9 p.m. at All Saints Episcopal Church, 9302 Blondo St.
The benefit dinner raises funds for UNO’s PRSSA chapter, Maverick PR, which is sponsored by the School of Communication. All proceeds from the evening help the chapter pay for student travel, competitions, campus and community service projects and special events.
The dinner features authentic Italian cuisine from several local restaurants, including Anthony’s, La Bella Vita, Olive Garden, Orsi’s, Pasta Amore, Sortino’s and Venice Inn. A silent auction offers a variety of themed baskets from spa to sports packages.
Advance tickets cost $20 for adults; $12 for students; and $5 for children under 12. Tickets can be purchased or reserved through Karen Weber, PRSSA faculty adviser, at (402) 554-2246 or email@example.com through Friday, Sept. 24. Tickets at the door cost $25 for adults and $15 for students.
For more information, contact Kristin Webb, PRSSA president and event coordinator, at firstname.lastname@example.org or visit www.maverickprssa.com.
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