DeMarcus Ware, formerly of the Dallas Cowboys and current coach on "Battle of the Network Stars" re-boot, will be in Midland for a fundraiser.

According to NewsWest 9, the fundraiser will be the 60th anniversary of the Centers For Children and Families in the Permian Basin and will be held Thursday, August 10, 2017 at the Midland County Horseshoe Pavilion.

Ware will share his personal experience of adopting his daughter along with talking about his NFL career where he did a lot of work for children's charities.

No public tickets will be sold for the event, to attend you will have to purchase a sponsorship or a table.

You can get more information by e-mailing Development Director Taylor Shorb at tshorb@centerstx.org.