CCOE - Comedy for Veterans Fundraiser
by Vanessa Jones
Supporting: High Times for Heroes UCANNB2B Fundraiser for Cannabis Center Of Excellence, Inc.
My Team: CCOE Team
Join us for a night of comedy and awareness raising
about access and use medical cannabis for veterans!
When? May 20, 2023 - 5-10 PM with Pre-party, Live Comedy with National Acts, and Afterparty with Food and Drinks!
Where? Olio Theatre, Peabody MA
Tickets: $50 for comedy, food, drinks, live art, and more!
Sponsorship Opportunities Still Available!
About High Times for Heroes
The High Times for Heros Fundraiser is designed to support scaling up the iCount for Veterans project led by Patriots Helping Veterans (PHV) and the Cannabis Center of Excellence (CCOE). You can expect veterans, cannabis industry professionals, ancillary cannabis businesses, consumers and patients, comedy lovers, supporters of cannabis research and education at the event. This will be an evening of comedy to benefit veterans, cannabis research and spreading awareness. A full night of hilarious comedy acts ranging from local to national comedians. The event will be hosted by Dan Gilbert, alongside Steven Briggs, Josh Day, Mike Witman, Laura Severse hitting the stage for a night of laughter!
General Admission Tickets: $50 and includes all networking, comedy, and pre & afterparty food and drinks
5-6 PM - Pre-Show Networking Hour with Food and Drinks
6-8 PM - Comedy Show
8-10 PM - Post-Show Networking Hour with Food and Drinks
Buy Yourself or Buy a Vet a Ticket!
Our goal is be to sell out the show for veterans! You can buy a ticket for a veteran that you know or buy one for a vet that we can offer the ticket for free! $50- Ticket + donation to buy a veteran you know a ticket, raffled off for veterans who are members of Patriots Helping Vets.
Tickets: $50 for comedy, networking, music, and live art
Event Hosted by and Supporting:
The Cannabis Center of Excellence is a 501c3 non-profit and has a four-year running research and education partnership with UMass Dartmouth, conducting seven cannabis adult-use consumers and patients research studies, with research findings published in the literature. iCount for Veterans is a platform to engage veterans, cannabis, and CBD brands together to conduct research studies and educational programs. Dr. Marion McNabb is the President of the CCOE and has worked in the cannabis industry since 2017, has over 15 years of global public and digital health experience, and is a current appointee (2021 - 2023) to the Massachusetts Cannabis Advisory Board, appointed by the Treasurer of Massachusetts. Learn more about the iCount for Veterans research study platform and ongoing research projects here:
Patriots Helping Vets’ is a group of patriots and Veterans whose ultimate goal is to introduce our Veterans to the benefits of horticultural therapy. To advocate for change in both state and federal laws for veterans' access to alternative medicinal therapies and to provide veterans with the resources, support, and education to live an improved lifestyle.
About United Cannabis B2B Network Group
UCANNB2B is an organization dedicated to helping the cannabis industry succeed. We provide market experience and industry-dedicated members with the expertise to help each other grow, excel, and benefit. Our members have access to each other through our network of business owners, industry experts, and service providers. We host monthly events and offer educational opportunities to understand the ever-changing landscape of the industry and its impact on businesses. Join us today and see how we can help you navigate the cannabis industry and drive success for your business! UCANNB2B is also the go-to directory and public resource for finding regional cannabis businesses, such as retailers, and cannabis-friendly businesses. Learn more: https://www.linkedin.com/company/ucannb2b/