….for a good cause. Details below, thanks to Carrie LaMarr:
Metropolitan Grill Teams with Seattle Sounders FC to Raise Funds for America SCORES Seattle Charity
WHAT: Metropolitan Grill hosts Seattle Sounders FC players at a special celebrity waiter event to benefit the America SCORES Seattle charity, a local after school program (details below).
The Met will donate a portion of the dinner proceeds from the event to America SCORES Seattle. Autographed server jackets worn by the Sounders will be available at the event along with other Sounders autographed memorabilia.
WHEN: Tuesday June 9, 2009
WHERE: Metropolitan Grill
820 2nd Avenue, Seattle
DETAILS: Seattle Sounders FC players will serve as celebrity waiters and will also be auctioning off their autographed server jackets for Seattle SCORES. A “Sounders Blue Wave” cocktail along with specialty entrees have been created especially for this event.
America Seattle SCORES is an after-school program serving 192 elementary school children in the Seattle Public Schools area. Their programs combine writing, soccer and community service to encourage academic success in elementary school age children. Through fundraising and player appearances, Sounders FC will partner with America SCORES Seattle to empower children to become lifelong learners and leaders in their communities. www.americascores.org