Cleveland, OH - A group of Cleveland Heights and Cleveland Police Officers are organizing a benefit party in the memory of Officer Jason West. It is called "Party With A Purpose" and will be a tribute to a fallen friend.
- Thursday, June 21st, 2007 at The Blind Pig on West 6th Street downtown Cleveland.
- Tickets are $25.00, 100% of the proceeds will go to the West family. Budweiser is donating the cost of food and beer.
- Included in the cost will be beer from 7pm-midnight and food from 7pm- 10pm. The Blind Pig will offer happy hour prices all night on other beverages.
- Fahrenheit Chef Rocco Whalen will be on-site preparing the food for the event.
- Police Officers will act as bartenders for the evening, donating all tips to the fund.
- Organizers are collecting items for a silent auction and have secured hotel rooms at the Marriott, as well as signed sports jerseys and balls from Cleveland sports teams.
- Tickets will be sold at the door or may be purchased in advance at The Blind Pig, by logging on to www.hermescleveland.com or by calling the Cleveland Heights Chief's Office.