Honor Flight of Greater Lafayette Fundraiser Set for Sat, June 6Wednesday, February 12, 2020
LAFAYETTE, IN – February 12, 2020 – The Aviators are pleased to announce the participation of Honor Flight of Greater Lafayette as the Non-Profit of the Night on Saturday, June 6.
“The Honor Flight of Greater Lafayette is committed to honoring our veterans by providing them with a day of recognition and reflection as they travel to Washington DC to visit their memorials. It is only fitting that America's pastime assist in fulfilling this promise,” said Barb Knochel of Honor Flight of Greater Lafayette.
As the Non-Profit of the Night on Saturday, June 6, the Honor Flight of Greater Lafayette receives 50% of any tickets purchased using the promo code FLIGHT. Complete details on the Honor Flight fundraiser may be found here LafayetteBaseball.com/Promo/FLIGHT.
“I am thrilled to have the Honor Flight of Greater Lafayette on board for our Non-Profit of the Night this season”, stated Tracy Fuller, Aviators Assistant General Manager – Business Development. “The opportunities that they offer to veterans need to have more awareness within the community and the Lafayette Aviators are here to assist with that.”
The 2019 season saw the Aviators set an all-time attendance record helped in part by 70+ community organizations who used Aviators baseball to raise funds for their programs. The Aviators are playing their 2020 season at Purdue University’s Alexander Field. The Aviators former home Loeb Stadium was demolished following the 2019 season. A new Loeb Stadium is presently under construction at the same location.