Fun Raisers

Friday, May 16th / Reception @ 6:00PM
Screenings 7:00M & 9:00 PM
Location: US Navy Memorial / 701 Penn Avenue, NW

Host Committee $30 Includes Screening, Cocktails, VIP Bag & Acknowledgement, etc.
General Admission / $15 Includes Screening and Cocktails
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RUGBYPLAYER_11x17posterWinner of multiple festival awards, The Rugby Player is an uplifting and stereotype-shattering documentary that tells the story of a mother, a son, and what it takes to be a hero. The film explores the lives of Mark Bingham, one of the passengers on United Flight 93 on 9/11, and his mother, Alice Hoagland, a former United Airlines flight attendant. The Rugby Player is a touching, funny and stirring portrait of how a son’s heroism can inspire a nation, and how a mother’s love can turn unfathomable loss into unshakable resolve. Utilizing footage shot by Bingham himself, this timely film provides keen insights for the national debates on LGBT rights, marriage equality and gay athletes in sports.


SPONSORS: Courtyard US Capitol
VIP BAG SPONSORS: Axiom for Men, DC Shorts
HOST COMMITTEE (Information): Gus Elfving, Nathan Hagan, Paul Marengo, Ross Wiltshire
PROMOTIONAL PARTNERS: DC Movie Bears, Reel Affirmations Film Festival


australian-wines-1DOWN UNDER WINE TASTING
Tuesday, July 22nd / 6:30-9:30 PM
Location: The DC Center / 2000 14th Street, NW

Join us for an evening of Australian Wine Tasting in honor of the Mark Bingham Cup in Sydney Australia. Check back for event details.