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8th Annual Recovery Fest and 3rd Annual KCBS BBQ Cook Off State Championship  (3533)

09/08/2012 12:00 PM - 09/08/2012 5:00 PM

This annual event will have Substance Use Disorder organizations displaying informational tables, vendors, live bands, guest speakers, kid's activities, corn hole tournament, and much more.


Location: Hatcher Memorial Baptist Church

2300 Dumbarton Road
Richmond, VA 23228
United States


Sponsoring Organizations: The McShin Foundation


Type of Event: Celebration
Communication/Media
Education
Entertainment
Food
Rally




Targeted participants for this year's event: 10,000



Primary Contact:
Honesty Liller
2300 Dumbarton

Richmond, VA  23228

United States
804-249-1845





Date of Post: 9/9/2012


News/Media Name: PRESS RELEASE


Press Copy: PRESS RELEASE For immediate release: Media Contacts: Honesty B. Liller May 16, 2012 Phone: 804.249.1845 The McShin Foundation’s 8th Annual Recovery Fest and 3rd Annual KCBS Sanctioned Barbecue Cook-off Richmond, VA—The McShin Foundation is hosting its
annual Recovery Fest on September 8, 2012 from noon until 5:00PM at Hatcher Memorial Baptist Church, Henrico, VA. As part of National Recovery Month, this is a family event. There will be live music, speakers, voter registration, fun kid’s activities, EZ Grill
children BBQ competition, Corn Hole Tournament and so much more. They have invited all dignitaries and officials in the Commonwealth. Our honored guest speaker is Laurie Dhue, former news anchor for FOX News, MSNBC, and CNN. This event is anticipating at least
8,000 in attendance. We also have a few sponsors as of now, A&E Network, Richmond Behavioral Health Authority, and Caron. There should be dozens of addiction service providers available. There are Richmond area restaurants participating in the barbecue cook-off.
The cook-off is a nationally sanctioned event by Kansas City Barbecue Society. The winner of this event will be able to compete in BBQ competitions nationally. McShin hosts these events in order to spread the message of hope to individuals and families who
suffer with substance use disorders (SUDs). For more information on this event, contact The McShin Foundation at 804.249.1845 or visit their website at: www.mcshin.org. Vendors Welcome…Please Call For Details -#####- Founded in 2004, The McShin Foundation
is Virginia's leading non-profit, full-service Recovery Community Organization (RCO). We are committed to serving individuals and families in their fight against Substance Use Disorders (SUDs), as well as advocate for intelligent policies in the proliferation
of recovery to the over 500,000 Virginians in need of recovery. 2300 Dumbarton Road, Richmond, VA 23228, Ph: 804.249.1845, Fax: 804.249.1846, www.mcshin.org


Other Information: Richmond Times-Dispatch http://www2.timesdispatch.com/news/2012/sep/09/tdmet02-cook-off-celebrates-recovery-from-substanc-ar-2190054/


 

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