Honor Flight San Diego held a "Legends & Legacies Fundraiser Honoring Our Veterans" April 9 at Fairbanks Ranch Country Club. The event featured keynote speaker RADM "Mac" McLaughlin, USN (ret.), president & CEO, USS Midway Museum; music by Peter DeLuke and the Mellotones, a nine-piece Big Band; and magician Magic Mike, sponsored by Dave & Busters. Bob Lawrence, former Channel 10 military reporter served as the event emcee. The event also included dinner, appetizers, silent and live auctions.
Honor Flight San Diego is "a non-profit team of volunteers dedicated to escorting San Diego County veterans to Washington, DC to visit and reflect at the memorials dedicated to their service and sacrifice." All proceeds from the April 9 event will go toward the next Honor Flight from San Diego to Washington, DC. Visit www.honorflightsandiego.org