“Gimme Shelter” Fundraiser for Shelter for Battered Women – Party for a Cause!


Jim Garrett of Underground Detour

Dancing andsinging along with “Elvis” was seen and heard at The 4th annual “Gimme Shelter” fundraiser was held at Dilworth Neighborhood Grille on Saturday. Approximately 100 guests enjoyed the rock and roll band “Underground Detour” and Chad Champion aka “Elvis”. Elvis was wearing his very red jumpsuit, festooned with

Elvis is in the house!

rhinestones and wide belt. But, the men of the band Underground Detour were just as glitzy as Elvis with guitarist Ralph McMillan sporting some of the most colorful

Cute shoes!

shoes the Buzz has ever seen – wonder if he loans those out – might be cute with my pink Capri’s?!

Thank-you gifts were awarded to Brandi Weathers, chairperson,and Portia Bellamy, auction chairperson,to thank them for their hard work for a successful Jingle Bell Ball back in December which raised over $18,000 for the Shelter for Battered Women.

The Gimme Shelter Party raised $1,414 ! Special thanks to the Underground Detour Band and Chad Champion! Additional thanks to Norm at Dilworth Grille and Carol Roth of United Family Services for their help to make this event happen. And many thanks to the people who attended the party and gave generously to the Shelter!


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By | 2011-08-30T00:21:31+00:00 August 30th, 2011|Ballantyne And Beyond|