Dear Fellow Trojans,

The Troy University Greater Birmingham Area Alumni Chapter is requesting your attendance to our 3rd annual Casino Night to benefit the chapterís Scholarship fund. The chapter awards scholarships annually to local students who plan to attend Troy University. Scholarships are awarded based on academic achievement and community involvement.

Our annual Casino Night will be held at Riverchase Country Club on January 31, 2009 at 7:00 pm. Dress for the evening is Black Tie Optional. Tickets for Casino Night are $35 each or $60 for a couple which includes Heavy hors díoeuvres and $1,000 in play money. A cash bar will be provided. Tickets purchased at the door will cost $40 each ($80 for couples), so purchase tickets early to take advantage of the advance ticket price. An opportunity to purchase an extra $500 in play money will be given at the start of the event. At the end of the night, your winnings will turn into chances to win great prizes.

This yearís event will also include will also include the Chapters first Silent Auction. The silent auction will last from 7:00 pm until 9:00 pm and will feature a wide range of items.

Please come and join us for a night of Black Jack, Roulette, Craps and more. As fellow alumni, we would appreciate your support in assisting our local students and making the scholarship fundraiser a great success.

This years planning committee consist of Laura Sneed, Maurice Mercer, Morgan Carroll, Heather Hamilton, Paul Perry, Julie Taylor, Phillip Grice, Scott Erb and Benjamin Leach.

For more information about our scholarship fund or joining our chapter, please contact Laura Sneed at 205-229-4710 or email at visit the chapter website.

To purchase tickets in advance please complete the information below and return in the provided envelope. Tickets for Casino Night are $35 for individuals or $60 for couples. Tickets purchased at the door will be $40 each ($80 for couples). We look forward to seeing you there. Go Troy!