PEOPLE HELPING PEOPLE

On Thursday, January 30 at 5:30 p.m. Senior Friendship Centers (SFC) will present “Blooming Friendships,” a festive dinner to celebrate SFC’s mission: to promote health, dignity and quality of life throughout the journey of aging. The signature event will be held at Michael’s on the Bay at Selby Gardens, 811 South Palm Avenue in Sarasota.

Tickets to “Blooming Friendships,” which is co-chaired by Helen Glaser and Gail Welch, are $200 each and include cocktails, gourmet hors d’oeuvres, dinner, a live auction, and an evening of dancing and entertainment. Attire is “smart casual.”

“This event will be a fun opportunity for people in the community to learn about Senior Friendship Centers and the programs and services we provide,” said Monica Caldwell, special events and development manager at SFC. “Attendees will hear stories from real people who have benefitted from Senior Friendship Centers and have a chance to connect with our mission.”

Proceeds from Blooming Friendships will benefit uninsured and low-income seniors through programs such as licensed day care services, nutritional support, caregiver respite, educational and enrichment activities, and medical/dental services.

For more information about “Blooming Friendships” or to purchase tickets, contact Monica Caldwell at (941) 556-3253 or Click Here.