200 Club Announces Annual Cape/Atlantic Memorial Service and Brunch at Borgata
ATLANTIC CITY — Borgata is hosting the 27th annual Fundraising Brunch for the 200 Club of Cape May and Atlantic Counties on Sunday, April 22, at noon.
The 200 Club supports grieving families who have lost loved ones in the line of duty as a police officer, firefighter or emergency-services worker. In addition to assisting financially, the organization also honors scholarships and other supplementary support to the families. Michelle Dawn Mooney and Pete Thompson, local WMGM-TV 40 news anchor and sports director, respectively, will present scholarships and valor awards during the brunch.
Philadelphia Police Commissioner Charles H. Ramsey will be the keynote speaker at this year’s event. Ramsey leads the fourth largest police department in the nation with over 6,600 sworn members and 800 civilian members. Ramsey has over 40 years of knowledge, experience and service in advancing the law enforcement profession in three different major-city police departments, including Chicago, Washington DC and Philadelphia.
Preceding the brunch, the public is welcome to attend the annual Memorial Mass to be held at St. Nicholas of Tolentine Church in Atlantic City at 10:30am Sunday.
Brunch tickets are sold out, but anyone wishing to support the 200 Club may do so by making a tax-deductible donation payable to: 200 Club, and mailing to 200 Club, P.O. Box 622, Northfield, New Jersey 08225.
— Julie Pipitone