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October 13, 2004

Great Cash Prizes Given Away At The WRAD Halloween Ball- Oct 30

From: HLO/WRAD - Oct 13, 2004


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, 3201 Riverside Drive, 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 Ball is from 8pm until 1am.

The facility is HUGE and 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 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 $25 per person. You can send your personal check until October 18 or a cashier's check or money order until October 25. The address to send the check is
WRAD, Inc. PO Box 3211 Quartz Hill, CA 93586.

We will accept only cash at the door on October 30th but it is $30 per person. Very limited tickets will be sold at the door.

You can print this page and send your payment 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 $25 each? __________________
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.

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