NEW YORK – On the night of September 14th, J.F. Lehman & Company and many of the firms' friends and colleagues gathered at Bowlmor Lanes in New York City for the second annual ”Bowling for the Brave” charity bowling event benefitting the Special Operations Warrior Foundation (”SOWF”). SOWF provides college scholarship grants and educational and family counseling to the surviving children of special operations personnel who were killed in operational or training missions. Through the generosity of both corporate sponsors and individuals alike, ”Bowling for the Brave” was a successful fundraising event resulting in over $20,500 in donations to the SOWF.
J.F. Lehman was supported in the fundraising effort through generous donations by numerous co-sponsors. Support at the Platinum sponsorship level was provided by Blank Rome, Booz & Co., Defense Venture Group, Drew Marine, Gibson Dunn, Northeast Ship Repair, and Stanwich Advisors. Gold level sponsors included Bank of Ireland, BNP Paribas, Grant Thornton, Jones Day, Parish Capital, PMC Treasury, and PricewaterhouseCoopers.
Alex Harman, a Partner at J.F. Lehman & Company said, ”Our firm is proud to support the Special Operations Warrior Foundation and its mission of providing a college education to every child who has lost a parent while serving in Special Operations during an operational or training mission. Our friends and colleagues share our commitment to the military community, and we appreciate their generous support of our annual fundraising effort.”