The 2010 American Patriot Award Gala hosted by The National Defense University Foundation will honor Dr. Robert M. Gates, U.S. Secretary of Defense. Nov. 5, 6:30 to 11 p.m. Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center, Washington, DC. Many of Washington’s most significant leaders will gather to celebrate Gates’ lifetime of patriotism; nearly 600 guests will attend the black-tie dinner, reception, and late night dancing. Jim Lehrer, Executive Editor & Anchor for PBS Newshour, will emcee. To RSVP, contact Katie Maness at (703) 288-8695 or email@example.com.
Date: Friday, November 5, 2010
Time: 6:30 to 11 p.m.
Location: Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center
Attire: Black-tie / Military Dress Equivalent