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Green Bay Gamblers Heavy Metal Night w/ Rise Together
March 7, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Green Bay, Wisconsin: March 7th, 2020 – RISE TOGETHER has partnered with the Green Bay Gamblers for their annual Heavy Metal Night Saturday, March 7th, at the Resch Center. There will be a special performance and meet & greet with Wesley Geer (formerly of Hed P.E. & KORN), resource tables, and a jersey auction to benefit the programs and services of RISE TOGETHER, a 501 c3 non-profit organization.
Today, ADDICTION impacts more than 40 MILLION Americans. 90% of those who STRUGGLE with addiction start BEFORE the age of 18, and SUICIDE is the leading cause of death amongst teens.
The purpose of this event is to raise awareness about mental health and addiction. All ages are welcome to join. Local support is needed. Sponsorship will help to provide tickets to local students, families, businesses, and other community members.
Grab discount tickets and custom t-shirt for the Green Bay Gamblers Hockey Heavy Metal Night w/ Rise Together featuring Wesley Geer here:https://fevo.me/39wD03J
Thank you to our sponsors:
WIS Hope, Rogers Memorial, Instaprint Plus, Recovery & Addiction Professionals of Wisconsin, Megan Kelley Foundation, Stop Heroin NOW
More About RISE TOGETHER
RISE TOGETHER is on a mission to prevent addiction and promote positive mental health. This grassroots organization is based out of Appleton, Wisconsin, and exists to ignite a movement of hope that is saving lives. They have the vision to raise 1 million youth voices by educating, engaging, and empowering youth to use their voice for change through seminars, student-led activities, peer wellness coaching, and ambassadorship. Since 2013, they have educated 200,000+ people by encouraging them to STAND UP and SPEAK OUT on issues that they care about most – BREAKING THE SILENCE around addiction and mental health.
More About Wesley Geer
Wesley Geer has been a professional musician for over 20 years. He first found success as the founding member of Jive Records artist Hed P.E. as a guitarist, songwriter, and producer. After touring the world for eight years, Wes left the band for a lifestyle change and ultimately landed in rehab. Then in 2010, at almost three years sober, he was approached to play with the legendary band, Korn. He joined Korn and worked with them as their touring guitarist for the next several years, traveling to 42 countries, headlining shows, playing to crowds of 80,000 people, and appearing on several recordings and cable and T.V. shows. His music has been featured in many feature films, video games, radio, and television shows. Wes also has long had a passion for teaching music. Previously a music teacher at The Fusion Academy’s Huntington Beach campus, Wes taught Recording Arts, Drums, and Guitar.
More About Green Bay Gamblers
Since the Green Bay Gamblers inaugural season in 1994, the franchise has been one of the most successful hockey programs in North America. The team’s resume includes two Junior A National Championships, two Tier 1 National Championships, five Anderson Cups, four Clark Cups, and seven Eastern division titles. The Gamblers participate in the Tier 1 United States Hockey League. Its alumni include Stanley Cup champions, NCAA Division 1 All-Americans, decorated military personnel, and success stories in the private and public sectors. Gamblers hockey is a tradition of excellence on and off the ice.
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