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A Night Celebrating Dennis Carter

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Date: January 22nd, 2020
Contact: Billy Russo, CSEE
Central Virginia Sports Commission / 919-218-6295

A Night Celebrating Dennis Carter
Join us for a night honoring the career and community impact of Dennis Carter.

Lynchburg, Va. – The Central Virginia Sports Commission (CVSC) has invited representatives from regional colleges, high schools, and community stakeholders along with colleagues, friends and family to honor Dennis Carter’s 37 years of dedication to the community through sports and relationships. The event is Sunday evening February 16th, 2020 at 6:00 PM at the Lynchburg Regional Business Alliance located at 300 Lucado Place in Lynchburg.

The program will include guest speakers representing local sports and media with unique perspectives sharing the positive impact Dennis’ had on people throughout central Virginia. Dinner will be provided to guests. Dennis will conclude the program with words of gratitude to all the coaches, administrators, athletes and others who have made his career so very special in the Heart of Virginia.

Proceeds from the evening will benefit a charity of Dennis Carter’s choice and the Morning Sports Report (a platform for sports professional networking and education currently being developed by the sports commission). There are several ways to get involved including individual dinner registration, table sponsorship, and event sponsorship.
Seats are limited and registration closes February 7th. For more information and to register please go to A special thanks to event partners WSET-ABC13, Greater Lynchburg FCA, Lynchburg Regional Business Alliance, and Purple Door Gourmet Kitchen & Catering.

Central Virginia Sports Commission is a 501c3 non-profit whose mission is to promote the sports industry image in central Virginia; to engage public and private resources to foster economic development through sports; to build an understanding in the community of the importance of sports and the impact on quality of life; to recruit and create sports events through creative partnerships that have a positive impact on the community; and to do so with world class service while meeting all industry professional standards.