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AEF 12th Annual Breakfast Featuring "America's Storyteller," Gary W. Moore


The Avon Education Foundation invites you to attend the 12th Annual AEF Community Breakfast featuring "America's Storyteller," Gary W. Moore.

"Gary W. Moore is known worldwide as an inspirational and motivational speaker, successful entrepreneur, accomplished musician and award winning and critically acclaimed author.

As author of "Playing with the Enemy," Gary tells the story of his father, Gene Moore and his remarkable life in baseball and war. Playing with the Enemy is inspiring readers around the world and is in development to be a major motion picture. Gary also authored "Hey Buddy: In Pursuit of Buddy Holly, My New Buddy John" and My Lost Decade of Music and "The Final Service." The Final Service is scheduled to begin production in spring 2016. Gary is also a contributing author to the bestselling Chicken Soup for the Soul series.

Gary is also Co-Founder (along with Kieth Merrill and Theodore Savas) and Managing Member of CinemaFund Capital Management, LLC and Positivity Pictures, LLC.

Gary has been featured in publications such as Entrepreneur Magazine, Selling Power Magazine, Sales and Marketing Management Magazine, Impromptu Magazine and Southwest Airlines' Spirit Magazine, and has been interviewed on CNN, ABC, NBC, CBS and Fox.

Gary and Arlene have been married for 40 years and reside in Bourbonnais, IL." (IMDB Biography, Gary W. Moore)

General Admission Seating:

$50/person (located behind preferred seating)

Event Table Sponsorship:

$500/table (includes preferred placement, table naming, acknowledgement and 8 tickets)

Annual Sponsorship: 

Complimentary Premium Seating with continuous annual commitment.  Seating and specific placement varies with sponsorship level. (Platinum/Gold, 8; Silver, 4; Bronze, 2)

Proceeds benefit Avon Community Schools.