Event planned to raise funds for UI Veterans

Photo of Iowa Hawkeye and flag patches on military uniform

On Saturday, March 3, the University of Iowa Public Policy Center will sponsor a fundraiser to support the 1,500 UI student veterans and their families.

Event: UI Veterans fundraising dinner and concert
Date: Saturday, March 3
Dinner: 5:30-7 p.m.
Concert: 7-8:30 p.m. Music by HomeBrewed, a local Rockabilly, Rock & Blues band
Place: Iowa City VFW, 609 Hollywood Blvd # 2
Cost: $15 for dinner and music ($10 for UI student vets with a student ID)
Purpose: Proceeds will support a new student veteran job placement intiative.

Other non-financial sponsors for this fundraiser include Iowa City and Riverside VFWs, UI Center for Diversity and Enrichment: Military and Veteran Student Services, UI College of Dentistry and Dental Clinics, Army ROTC, Air Force ROTC.