WESTSHORE – North Coast Health Ministry’s annual fundraising gala, Celebration of Caring, will take place from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Aug. 29 at LaCentre Conference and Banquet Facility in Westlake. The theme of this year’s event is “Connect to Good Health.”
Tickets cost $125 for the event, which includes a cocktail hour with piano accompaniment, dinner and dessert, a live auction and raffles. Tickets can be purchased online at http://www.nchealthministry.org/celebration2013 or by calling Elizabeth O’Brien at 216-228-7878 ext. 114.
The main drawing is for a vacation at a Hilton Grand Vacation Club of the winner’s choice, along with a $750 travel voucher. Raffle tickets for the vacation drawing cost $25, three for $50 or eight for $100 and can be purchased at www.nchealthministry.org/raffle.
The event helps pay for health care provided for low-income uninsured individuals in western Greater Cleveland at NCHM’s Lakewood headquarters. The evening’s goal is to raise $150,000, more than 10 percent of NCHM’s annual operating budget.
Honorary chairs for the event are Ray and Diana Marvar. Event co-chairs are Carol Gress, Wendy Kieding, and Kathe Serbin. Parker Hannifin is the event’s lead sponsor.