Raising Every Child Benefit Luncheon
Dr. Jerome Adams, the 20th Surgeon General
Thursday, May 11, 2023
Salem Academy and College- Corrin Dining Hall
**This ticketed event is sold out
Parking is available in the Salem Academy and College Fine Arts Center parking lot at 412 Rams Drive. Signage and staff will help direct you on campus.
11:30 a.m. Check-in
12:00 a.m. Luncheon begins
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