Concord University Foundation Hosting Beckley-Raleigh County Dinner

For Immediate Release: 
Oct 26 2015

CONTACT:  Sarah Dalton

Concord University

Office of Advancement

PO Box 1000, Athens, WV 24712

(304) 384-6312,         





ATHENS, W.Va. – The Concord University Foundation, Inc. will host the Beckley-Raleigh County Dinner on Thursday, Nov. 12, 2015 at The Resort at Glade Springs, Daniels, W.Va. A reception begins at 6 p.m. followed by dinner at 7 p.m. in the Bright Ballroom. 

This fundraising event helps support Concord University and its students.

Keynote speakers are Frank Alderman, M.D., CEO and co-founder of MedExpress, and Kevin Given, a 1989 graduate of Concord, and initial investor of MedExpress and Chief Operating Officer of Quail Valley Golf & River Clubs.

Sponsors for the Beckley-Raleigh County Dinner include: Judge Omar and Weena Aboulhosn, The Gregory and Lorraine Allen Foundation, Aramark, Sam Baker Insurance Agency, BB&T, E.T. Boggess Architects, Inc., Chick-fil-A–Beckley Galleria, Concord University Alumni Association, First Community Bank, Kevin Given, David and Sandy Kirby, Kirby Lester Financial Group, Dr. Brad Lane, Little General, MedExpress, Mountaineer Automotive, R.T. Rogers Oil, Robert and Margaret Sayre, The Hugh I. Shott, Jr., Foundation, Inc., John David Smith, and United Bank.

Entertainment will be provided by the Oxley Quartet.

Tickets for the dinner are $125 per person. Concord University faculty, staff, students and members of the Concord University Alumni Association may attend the dinner for $100 per person. Along with individual seating, tables and sponsorships of the event are also available. Advance reservations are required.

For further information, to purchase tickets or arrange a table sponsorship, call 304-384-6266. Reservations may also be made online at:



Persons with disabilities should contact Nancy Ellison, 1-304-384-6086 or 1-800-344-6679 extension 6086

if special assistance is required for access to an event scheduled by the University on campus.