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Evening of Tribute raises record-breaking $5 million for Navy SEAL Foundation

Evening of Tribute raises record-breaking $5 million for Navy SEAL Foundation

The sixth annual Evening of Tribute, a patriotic benefit for the Navy SEAL Foundation, attracted nearly 1,000 guests to the Field Museum on Sept. 27. The event honored the bravery and sacrifice of the Naval Special Warfare community and its families, and included a discussion between retired four-star Army Gen. and former CIA Director David Petraeus and Chicago businessman and philanthropist Kenneth Griffin, who received the Foundation's Navy SEAL Patriot Award.

Bill Strong, dinner co-chair with wife Sandi, welcomed guests in Stanley Field Hall for a program and dinner following an intimate, private VIP roundtable discussion in the Founders’ Room.

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