Events

April 12, 2013

Airmen ‘Party for a Cause’

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U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Jason Couillard
Col. Barry Cornish, 99th Air Base Wing commander, accepts a check for the 99th Force Support Squadron at the Academy of Country Music Party for a Cause festival April 6 at the Orleans Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas. The money was donated by the Academy of Country Music Lifting Lives. Lifting Lives is the charitable arm of the Academy of Country Music dedicated to improving lives through the power of music. The check will be used for Nellis and Creech AFB youth programs.

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U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Jason Couillard
Mike Eli from the Eli Young band performs at the Academy of Country Music Party for a Cause festival April 6 at the Orleans Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas. The ACM Party for a Cause Festival featured a line-up of performances by country’s top hit makers and some of this year’s ACM Award nominees all in the name of raising awareness and funds for a variety of charities.

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U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Jason Couillard
The Nellis Air Force Base Honor Guard presents the colors as Tech. Sgt. Angie Johnson, Missouri Air National Guard, sings the national anthem at the Academy of Country Music Party for a Cause festival April 6 at the Orleans Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas. The performers included Dustin Lynch, Love and Theft, Kix Brooks, Lee Brice, Hunter Hayes, Eli Young Band and Dierks Bentley.




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