General Colin L. Powell and Wayne Doran to Be Awarded
by Sharon Adams    Sun, Oct 7, 2007, 02:33 PM

- 3rd Annual Congressional Medal of Honor Foundation Dinner  - Patriot’s Award and Distinguished Citizen’s Award to be Presented at Four Seasons

General Colin L. Powell, United States Army (Ret.) and 65th U.S. Secretary of State, along with Wayne Doran, trustee at Glimcher Realty Trust and Logo.jpgformer Vice President of Ford Motor Company, will be honored at the 3rd Annual Congressional Medal of Honor Foundation Dinner at the Four Seasons Resort Dallas on Saturday, October 13, 2007. 

The event is one of several regional dinners that will be held throughout the country to celebrate the rich legacy of American courage, sacrifice, service, and patriotism.  The signature event originated in New York in 2003 and has since expanded to include Atlanta, Dallas, Chicago, Los Angeles, and Seattle.

General Powell will receive the Patriot’s Award at the event.  Created in 1968, it is the highest award that the Congressional Medal of Honor Society can bestow on an individual.  Past recipients include Bob Hope, H. Ross Perot, George H. W. Bush, General H. Norman Schwarzkopf, and General Peter Pace. 

Wayne Doran will receive the Distinguished Citizen’s Award, given to those who, through their life’s work, have distinguished themselves as Americans dedicated to freedom and the ideals represented by the Congressional Medal of Honor Society.  Past recipients include William A. Allen, John “Tex” McCrary, Raymond Collins, and The Honorable John Mosley.

WHEN:         Saturday, October 13, 2007 (Cocktail Reception at 6 p.m./Dinner at 7 p.m.)


WHERE:      Four Seasons Resort and Club Dallas at Las Colinas

4150 North MacArthur Boulevard  Irving, TX  75038


TICKETS:    Tickets are $1,000 per individual or $10,000 per table of ten (includes a Congressional Medal of Honor recipient and guest at each table as available).  For more information and to purchase tickets, please contact Misty Gilmore at 469-916-2595 or This e-mail address is being protected from spam bots, you need JavaScript enabled to view it

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written by Jessica Bradford , October 15, 2007

Do you have an update on this news story from Saturday night?

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