The Wichita Father’s Day Council will host this year’s Father of the Year Awards on June 12 at the Wichita Boathouse, 515 S. Wichita St.
A reception begins at 5:30 p.m.; dinner will be served at 6:30 p.m.
Honorees include local TV personality Brett Harris; Premier Martial Arts – Derby coach Mark Philbrick; Kansas Foot Center physician Thomas Truong, and U.S. Air Force Tech. Sgt. Terrance Williams, who is the non-commissioned officer in charge of McConnell Air Force Base honor guard.
Tickets to the event are $175 apiece; $125 of the price is tax deductible. A variety of sponsorships and group prices for tables are also available, starting at $1,000; a portion of those costs are also tax deductible.
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Proceeds benefit the American Diabetes Association.
For more information or to purchase tickets, go to www.diabetes.org/in-my-community/local-offices/wichita-kansas/ and click on “Father of the Year Awards” under the “Events” listing.
Information is also available by contacting American Diabetes Association director Fe Vorderlandwehr at 316-684-6091 ext. 6903 or FVorderlandwehr@diabetes.org.