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Murrays & Prathers to Co-Chair "College Craze" Fundraiser for Legal Aid

The Legal Aid Society is pleased to announce that Scott and Jamie Murray together with David and Glynetter Prather will be co-chairing the 21st Annual Pro Bono Recognition Evening.

The event will be held on Saturday, May 9, 2009 at the Palm Beach County Convention Center.

As in past years, the event will honor all the attorneys, law firms and other professionals in the community who provided pro bono services in 2008. Special recognition will be given to those firms and individuals whose volunteer services in 2008 went "above and beyond" all expectations.

Event Chairs David and Glynetter Prather with Jamie and Scott Murray

The theme of the evening will be "College Craze: Capturing the Campus Spirit" and will include a silent auction, cocktail reception, dinner buffet, awards ceremony and entertainment from the students at the Dreyfoos School of the Arts.

For information regarding how to participate in the recognition evening, call Harreen Bertisch, Director of Development at (561) 822-9763.

The Legal Aid Society of Palm Beach County, Inc., founded in 1949, is a private nonprofit, 501 (c)(3) organization dedicated to providing free legal services to disadvantaged children, families, elders and individuals living in Palm Beach County. Projects include the Domestic Violence Project, Juvenile Advocacy Project, Foster Children's Project, Ryan White Project, Fair Housing Project and Elder Law Project.