Auction to Benefit Children, Young Adults of SMHDC

Feb. 5, 2008

AUCTION TO BENEFIT THE CHILDREN AND YOUNG ADULTS OF ST. MARY’S HOME FOR DISABLED CHILDREN

WHAT       The Auxiliary Board of St. Mary’s Home for Disabled Children presents the 4th Annual “There’s No Place Like Home” Gala and Auction. Proceeds benefit the children and young adults of St. Mary’s Home for Disabled Children. Event includes a three-course dinner, live music and silent and live auctions featuring exotic travel packages and the opportunity to help SMHDC get a mermaid of its own leading up to the publication of a special anniversary edition of the children’s book “There Goes a Mermaid” by Lisa Suhay. The new edition honors the 10th anniversary of the city of  Norfolk’s mermaid symbol – which inspired a public art project – and SMHDC’s 65th anniversary.

WHEN       Feb. 20, 6:30 p.m.

WHERE       Westin Hotel – Town Center,  4535 Commerce St., Virginia Beach, VA 23462

COST       $100 per ticket

CONTACT  For more information about the auction, call Mary Helen Hilton, director of annual giving, at (757) 446-6793, email mhilton@smhdc.org or visit www.saintmaryshome.org.

For more information about SMHDC, call Sonja Barisic, marketing communications manager, at (757) 622-2208 ext. 331, email sbarisic@smhdc.org or visit www.saintmaryshome.org.