Arizona author invites the community to honor World War II veterans at a November 7 luncheon in Tucson, AZ.
Author, philanthropist and World War II veteran Carl F. Haupt and a charity he founded are hosting a community luncheon for WWII veterans on November 7, 2019.
The lunch is noon to 3 pm on Thursday, November 7 at the Doubletree Hotel on Alvernon in Tucson.
445 S. Alvernon Way, Tucson, Arizona, 85711
World War II veterans and spouses who are interested in attending the luncheon at no charge are invited to contact Christine Glanz at 520-419-5825.
The cost for others who would like to attend is $30 per person. Tickets will be available through October 20th.
The luncheon will feature entertainment by the Manhattan Dolls and the Junior Strings. Local celebrities will read letters honoring veterans and supporting Angels on the Border as well as comments on Carl Haupt’s book,
Gary Gatlin: Reluctant Hero.
Haupt’s book is set before and during WWII and will be published by Dudley Court Press on November 5, 2019. All author royalties from his book benefit Angels on the Border, a nonprofit group that helps those in need in Mexico.