The Durand Area Schools Operation Freedom Committee has opened the bidding for those interested in being the presenting sponsor for Operation Freedom III, with a minimum bid of $2,500 required. Operation Freedom is an annual event held to raise money for the local Durand AmVet and Durand VFW organizations, with the funds then being dispensed by the organizations throughout the Durand community. This year’s Operation Freedom community event will be on Friday, Oct. 5, with many activities planned for before, during and after the varsity football game against Montrose.

The presenting sponsor will be featured in the official name of the 2018 event; for example, “Operation Freedom presented by (winning bidder).” The winning bidder will have its logo included on all Operation Freedom III t-shirts and will receive a full-page advertisement in the game program, multiple public address announcements during the game, four Operation Freedom III t-shirts, a full-year family athletic pass, and two free passes to the VIP dinner and field level seating.

Sealed bids can be mailed to: Operation Freedom III Committee, 10521 Monroe Rd., Durand, MI 48429. Bids need to be submitted by Wednesday, April 25. The bids will then be opened live on the committee’s social media page at 7:15 p.m. on Sunday, April 29.

Operation Freedom III Presenting Sponsor Bids Being Accepted was last modified: March 26th, 2018 by Karen Elford