• Damon Runyon Awards Banquet

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    Price: $150.00
    The 23rd annual Damon Runyon Award Banquet is coming up March 31, and tickets won't last long. This year the Denver Press Club is honoring David Simon, former Baltimore Sun Journalist and writer of the HBO series "The Wire" and "Treme" among other work. The banquet will also honor the DPC student journalist scholarship recipients and the winner of the prestigious Nakkula Award for Police Reporting. Tickets are $125 for members of the Denver Press Club, Denver Woman's Press Club, Colorado Press Women, the Colorado chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists, the Colorado Association of Black Journalists and the Colorado chapter of the Public Relations Society of America. Tickets are $150 for nonmembers. You can also meet Simon before the banquet at a pre-dinner event from 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. at the Club for an added $25 donation to the Club's scholarship fund. Tickets can be purchased online at http://tinyurl.com/hnkdn9z or at www.blacktie-colorado.com/rsvp and enter event code DPC331 (all one word, not case sensitive). Sponsorship tables, seating 10 people, can be purchased for $5,500 (Gold), $3,500 (Silver) and $1,500 (Bronze). Those interested in purchasing a table or learning more about sponsorship may contact Bruce Goldberg at 303-369-4088 or bgindenver@aol.com. Proceeds will go to provide scholarships for journalism students, awards and to further the mission of the Denver Press Club.