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October 19, 2004

( CORRECTION) Special Halloween Costume Ball Offer at $20 or $25 until Oct 25

From: HLO/WRAD - Oct 19, 2004


We are having a special promotional offer between now and October 25 to sell the WRAD Halloween Costume Ball UNRESERVED SEATS tickets for $20 each!!!!!! We ALSO have reserved SEATS for $25 per person.

People who paid $25 or are paying $25 will have reserved seats of a table in the RESERVED SECTION close to the stage. Others who pay $20 will have seats of a table that are not in the reserved section but still can see the stage for the costume competition and entertainment.

If you are interested to go to the Costume Ball and want to order tickets for $20 each (NOT RESERVED AREA) , or $ 25 each ( RESERVED AREA) then do it now by MAIL between NOW and October 25. After October 25 prices are $25 per person for any available seats until October 30th.

From now on we only accept money order or a cashier's check by mail. We also accept cash at the door for $25.

Deaf and Hard of Hearing Halloween Costume Ball Coming Soon on Saturday October 30 in Los Angeles....

Have you started looking to wear a creative costume for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing Halloween Costume Ball on Saturday night October 30th at the Friendship Auditorium in Los Angeles?

We will give away GREAT CASH prizes to the winners of the following categories:
*Funniest- $100 for 1st place, $50 for 2nd place and $25 for third place
*Scariest- $100 for 1st place, $50 for 2nd place and $25 for third place
*Most Fantasy- $100 for 1st Place, $50 for 2nd place and $25 for 3rd place
(* Subject to 15 entrees or more per category.)


Winner of the Grand Prize- $100 plus a HUGE trophy donated by Gino Giudice

It is not too late to prepare a costume for the WRAD Halloween Costume Ball.... Some have already started to make their costumes including Gino himself who will demonstrate his talent skills to make a beautiful costume to show you at the Ball. He will not be in the contest competition. You have a chance to win a CASH PRIZE!!!!!!!
Gino also made beautiful stage background at the Ball for you to see.

Other HIGHLIGHTS at the WRAD Halloween Costume Ball.......

The facility is HUGE and is beautiful. It is near Griffith Park on Riverside Drive.
Plenty of Free parking!!!!!
Joe Mc Roberts will present DJ Music- he is deaf himself and talented.
Bob Hiltermann is the Master of Ceremonies.
Excellent Judges who are Prelingually deaf- Bernard Bragg, Anthony Natale, and Terrylene
Over 20 deaf and hard of hearing people on the committee to help you make the party the best ever.
Delicious Dessert Buffet and Light Sandwiches will be served.
Alcoholic Beverages will be sold on premises.
VAE is our Special Guest. She will talk about her acting experience in Japan.
The Halloween Ball will be videotaped by Alexander Matunine and tapes will be on sale.
Entertainment and Dancing provided at the Ballroom.
You can reserve a table near the stage for 8 people for $200. Send a check to WRAD with your name.
Our sponsor is the California Telephone Access Program.

The Halloween Ball is $20 ( NOT RESERVED SEAT) or $25 ( RESERVED SEAT) per person. You can send your cashier's check or money order until October 25 by mail . The address to send the check is
WRAD, Inc. PO Box 3211 Quartz Hill, CA 93586. Sorry no personal checks.
We will accept only cash at the door on October 30th for $25 per person for any available seat. Very limited tickets will be sold at the door.

You can print this page and send your payment TODAY to WRAD. PO BOX 3211 Quartz Hill CA 93586

Your name _________________________________

Address : ___________________________________________

City: _________________________________ State: ___________ Zip: _________

Phone: ( TTY OR VOICE OR BOTH ) _____________________________________

Email: _______________________________________________

How many tickets at $20 each?( UNRESERVED SEAT) ___ $25 (RESERVED SEAT)_____
Total Enclosed $ ___________________

I wish to reserve a table for 8 people. ________ Enclosed is $ 200 _________


The Halloween Costume Ball is a fundraiser for WRAD, Inc. The WRAD organization is an International NGO organization, functioning under the guidelines of the United Nations. WRAD has four major Sections each of which provides programs, services, and activities to hearing, deaf and hard of hearing persons. Among the Sections are Education, Charitable, Research, and Publications. A nonprofit 501c(3) organization since 1985.

Contact Bruce Gross at or Gino Giudice at TTY 323-851-8476 for more information.