The Warrior Empowerment Foundation’s Tribute to Troops

The Warrior Empowerment Foundation held their annual Tribute to Troops at Titan Marine in Prospect on October 10. The event, which aims to pay tribute to all the sacrifices that members of the armed forces make, as well as raise funds to help those in need, featured a gourmet menu, live and silent auction, music and was attended by over 120 troops from nearby Fort Knox.

Photos by JAMES EATON | Contributing Photographer

Laura and Ken Ross.2015 Warrior Empowerment Foundation Tribute to Troops Benefit Bash.2015 Warrior Empowerment Foundation Tribute to Troops Benefit Bash.2015 Warrior Empowerment Foundation Tribute to Troops Benefit Bash.2015 Warrior Empowerment Foundation Tribute to Troops Benefit Bash.Caroline Knopp of Simply PR and Laura Melillo of YUM! Brands Foundation.Lee and Billi Greenwell.Two buses full of soldiers from the Warrior Transition Battalion at Ft. Knox, arrived with an escort provided by Oldham County Law Enforcement, North Oldham Fire Dept., and  the motorcycle group, Kentucky Patriot Riders.Two buses full of soldiers from the Warrior Transition Battalion at Ft. Knox, arrived with an escort provided by Oldham County Law Enforcement, North Oldham Fire Dept., and  the motorcycle group, Kentucky Patriot Riders.Two buses full of soldiers from the Warrior Transition Battalion at Ft. Knox, arrived with an escort provided by Oldham County Law Enforcement, North Oldham Fire Dept., and  the motorcycle group, Kentucky Patriot Riders.2015 Warrior Empowerment Foundation Tribute to Troops Benefit Bash.Soldiers from the Warrior Transition Battalion at Ft. Knox, were welcomed through a tunnel to cheers and waving flags.The Soldiers from the Warrior Transition Battalion at Ft. Knox, were led by members of the Jefferson County Sheriff\'s Office Honor Guard to the receiving area.2015 Warrior Empowerment Foundation Tribute to Troops Benefit Bash.2015 Warrior Empowerment Foundation Tribute to Troops Benefit Bash.Rob Soice, Christy Jackson, Mac McKellop, Kim Soice, Brian Schroeder and Cyndi Graves.Rob Soice, Susan Patton and USA Cares Executive Director Hank Patton and Harvey Schirrmacher.Fred and Pat Davidson.2015 Warrior Empowerment Foundation Tribute to Troops Benefit Bash.Hope Zils, Jessica Davis and Liz Watkins.Anthony Watson and Kristina Russo.Harry Richart with Neil Richart and Rebeka House.Bill Roby of USA Cares with MC Karen Roby of WLKY and Brian Forrest.Deputy Don Lortz, Sergeant Trent Davis and Deputy Habib Kronfli of the Oldham County Sheriff\'s Office.Dotty Sparrow and Oldham County Sheriff Steve Sparrow.2015 Warrior Empowerment Foundation Tribute to Troops Benefit Bash.2015 Warrior Empowerment Foundation Tribute to Troops Benefit Bash.2015 Warrior Empowerment Foundation Tribute to Troops Benefit Bash.Rick and Martha Redman, Zachary Redman and Brianna Simmons and Dacia and David Jackel.Fred and Pat Walker with their Johnny Bench Louisville Slugger.Jim Fischer and Jescanta James.Tonya McClure, Tom Emanuel and Wendy Wilson.Tonya McClure and Matthew Dicken.Boy Scout Troop 984 of Goshen, KY earned service hours working the 2015 Warrior Empowerment Foundation Tribute to Troops Benefit Bash.Michelle Moberley and Chairman of the Warrior Empowerment Foundation- Michael Greenwell.John Abbott, Clay Greenwell, Michael Greenwell- Chairmain of the Warrior Empowerment Foundation, Vince Niev and Evan Row.2015 Warrior Empowerment Foundation Tribute to Troops Benefit Bash.Billi, Clay, Michael, and Abby Greenwell.2015 Warrior Empowerment Foundation Tribute to Troops Benefit Bash.