Introduction by Niki Kawa
On October 30 in Boca Raton, Michael performed at a charity benefit for children who have lost a parent in war featuring Lt Col Oliver North and hosted by Dr. Larry Kawa, a renowned Boca Raton orthodontist. The funds from the evening benefited the Freedom Alliance Scholarship Fund, which provides college scholarships to those in need whose parents have either died, have been permanently disabled, or who have been classified as a Prisoner of War or Missing in Action.
Event organizers anticipated up to 500 dinner guests for the event and had already raised more than $100,000 before the event began, stated event co-chair Dan Mangru.
Oliver North, a retired Marine Corps lieutenant colonel, came into the public spotlight as a result of his involvement in the Iran-Contra political scandal of the 1980s. Also, best-selling author and host of “War Stories”.
The Embassy Suites of Boca Raton
Lieutenant Governor Carlos Lopez-Cantera is the 19th Lieutenant Governor of Florida. Carlos Lopez-Cantera was appointed as Lieutenant Governor on January 14, 2014, and officially began serving on February 3, 2014. He is the first Hispanic to hold this position in Florida.