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26th Annual Medal of Valor Luncheon

Thursday, August 25, 2011 1:40 PM [RELEASE AT WILL]:

26th Annual Medal of Valor Luncheon
September 14, 2011
at the
Broadmoor Hotel?s International Center
Police Foundation of Colorado Springs is hosting the 26th Annual Medal of Valor Luncheon for those police officers who display heroism, courage, and initiative above and beyond the call of duty while protecting the citizens and businesses of Colorado Springs.
The luncheon and ceremony are sponsored by 11NEWS, Aventa Credit Union, The Gazette, the Colorado Springs Police Protective Association, ADD STAFF and the Colorado Springs Police Department. Many local individuals, organizations, and corporations also generously support this annual ceremony through their table sponsorships and seat purchases for CSPD staff.
A CSPD equipment exhibition will take place from 11:00 ? Noon with the lunch and program beginning at Noon with a performance by the Police Pipes & Drums of the Pikes Peak Region. Six officers will be recognized with the Distinguished Service Award, and one officer will be presented with the Medal of Valor Award by Colorado Springs Chief of Police, Richard W. Myers. The Citizen of Distinction Award will also be presented as selected by 11 News.
Press packets describing the awards and incidents will be available on the registration table in the main lobby of the Broadmoor International Center after 11:45 a.m. For information about supporting or attending this event, please visit or call Nicole Magic at (719) 577-7062.