SOURCE: Brite-Strike Technologies, Inc.

June 27, 2008 16:23 ET

The ALLY Foundation Hosts "Rock for a Change... A Beacon Rock Gala" Presented by Brite-Strike® Technologies, Inc. on Saturday, June 28th in Newport, Rhode Island

BOSTON, MA--(Marketwire - June 27, 2008) - The ALLY Foundation is hosting the 5th Annual "Rock for a Change... A Beacon Rock Gala," presented by Brite-Strike Technologies, Inc. TOMORROW, Saturday, June 28th at the historic Beacon Rock Mansion in Newport, Rhode Island. This annual event, featuring an evening of cocktails, hors d'oeuvres, auction opportunities and dancing, is expected to attract over 150 guests and raise more than $30,000 to support The ALLY Foundation.

Additional event sponsors include Gala Sponsors: Woburn Foreign Motors, Sperry Top-Sider and The Law Offices of Brian Cuhna & Associates; and Gold Sponsors: Metropolitan Cabinet and Countertops, Leisman Insurance Agency, Inc. and Cox Engineering.

Since its inception in 2003, "The Beacon Rock Gala" has raised over $100,000 directly for The ALLY Foundation.

In July 2002, Alexandra "Ally" Zapp was murdered by a repeat sex offender who had recently been released into the community. In the wake of Ally Zapp's tragic death, The ALLY Foundation was created to identify evidence-based solutions to manage sexual offenders and promote community safety. The Foundation's mission is to prevent opportunities for violent sexual offenses and to create public awareness to change the culture, attitude and legal policy about sexual violence.

About The ALLY Foundation

The ALLY Foundation is a 501 (c)(3) national organization focused on systematically linked, effective and evidence-based solutions for sexual violence. It is the vision of The ALLY Foundation to continue this informed approach to guide policy makers and the legal system toward developing effective local and national strategies to significantly reduce and eventually stop known sex offenders from re-offending.

The ALLY Foundation will continue to serve as the consistent, evidence-based resource on one of the most contentious and contested areas in the arena of public safety. For more information, please visit

About Brite-Strike® Technologies, Inc.

Kingston, Massachusetts based Brite Strike® Technologies, Inc. was launched by two police officers with the mission to create world-class tactical equipment and personal protection systems for police officers, the military, and private citizens. Brite Strike utilizes only the latest technology, world-class components, and highest design and manufacturing standards. Brite Strike is marketing their products through retailers such as Lowe's Online, BJs, Frontgate, Herrington Catalog and For more information please visit

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