Salute - A Toast to Our Veterans

Start Date: November 9, 2017 5:30pm
End Date: November 9, 2017 8:30pm
Location: Strathallan Hotel, 550 East Ave, Rochester, NY 14607

Join us for an evening of food, beer and wine tastings in support of our military men and women. Proceeds from this event will benefit Warrior Salute Veteran Services, a CDS Life Transitions Company. 

Presented by


Mr. & Mrs. Robert & 
Deirdre Relph

 Event Details

  • 5:30 p.m.: VIP Hour
  • 6:30 p.m.: General Admission featuring Beer & Wine Tastings from Local Breweries & Wineries and Food Pairings
    Tastings from: 
    Lamareaux Landing
    Young Lion Brewery
    Iron Smoke Distillery 
    Swiftwater Brewery
  • 7:45 p.m.: Keynote Speaker, CPT Sam Brown, US Army (ret.)
  • 8:15 p.m.: Car Raffle Drawing

About our Keynote Speaker

CPT Sam Brown, US Army (ret.): In September 2008, Brown was conducting routine security in Kandahar, Afghanistan, when he was struck by an improvised explosive device. You’ll hear first-hand what happened next in this brave soldier’s life; an inspiration to all of us.

Win a Classic

As CDS celebrates 40 years, we are excited to present a 40-year-old classic vehicle to commemorate our anniversary! This low mileage, 1977 Cadillac Eldorado Biarritz, two owner, limited production beauty will be raffled off at the conclusion of our presentation on November 9th!

 To purchase tickets contact Tom DeRoller, CDS Wolf Foundation Director of Development - 585.347.1205.

Thanks to:


Raffle tickets are $20. Contact Tom DeRoller, CDS Wolf Foundation Director of Development, at 585.347.1205 to purchase tickets.

Purchase General Admission Tickets >>

Interested in sponsoring the event? Download our sponsorship brochure!

Sponsorship Levels:

The General
The Colonel
The Major
The Captain
First Lieutenant
Tasting Table Sponsor