Jennings hospice gala set for Feb. 6th

The 18th Annual Gala Benefit for Our Hospice of Jennings County is set for Feb. 6.

Suzie Singer, spokeswoman for Our Hospice of Jennings County, says this Mardi Gras-themed event is a fundraiser for the patients and families cared for by the facility. She says that the evening includes a buffet dinner, silent an live auctions, dancing, cash bar and the crowning of a Queen from contestants from Jennings County High School.

Singer says that the 2016 court includes Danielle Cosby, Heather Feiles, Adrianne Garris, Adrianna Gasper, Emilee Greathouse, Kaylin Klosterman, Megan Koons, Courtney Stoner, Brooke Williams and Stefani Williams. She explains that these 10 JCHS students are in the community raising awareness and funds.

Singer explains that Our Hospice of South Central Indiana of Jennings County is a not-for-profit community-based hospice that provides a family-centered team approach to support the needs of patients with life-limiting conditions. She adds that this is the signature event in the county to raise funds for the organization.

The Feb. 6 event is being held at St. Mary’s Church in North Vernon. The Gala begins at 6 p.m. with a social hour, silent auction and cash bar. Tickets are $35 per person. You can get them by calling Chris Hall at Our Hospice of Jennings County, (812) 346-5944 or Julie Davis, (800) 841-4938, ext. 8085.

For information on how to support Our Hospice as a Gala Event Sponsor (individual or corporate), or as a Gala table sponsor or auction donor, call Julie Davis at 800-841-4938, ext. 8085.