Top 10 Reasons to attend the Benefits of Home Gala!
Mary Bird Perkins Cancer Center’s annual Benefits of Home Gala in Covington is August 17. In preparation for an unforgettable evening, we’re sharing the top ten reasons you won’t want to miss this exclusive event benefiting patients at St. Tammany Cancer Center.
100% Fundraising Efficiency
Every dollar raised benefits patients, allowing us to serve them and their families in the most impactful way. Donor funding helps provide early detection, education, survivorship, research and patient assistance services. Since its inception, Benefits of Home has raised over $1 million dollars for patients on the Northshore.
A New Location
This year the gala has a new home! The 2017 Benefits of Home Gala will be held at the Tchefuncta Country Club to accommodate more patrons. It is the “go-to” place for the some of the best events on the Northshore.
An Exciting Silent and Live Auction
Our silent and live auctions include packages ranging from delicious in-home dinners with local chefs to popular fitness packages with local trainers to relaxing getaways in North Carolina.
Music Provided by Dueling Pianos
Live music and entertainment for the evening will be provided by dueling pianos! It’ll be exciting, non-stop fun where you can sing along with your favorite tunes and dance the night away.
Bring your appetite and enjoy delicious local eats! The gala features a variety of mouth-watering cuisine from several local restaurants such as Meribo, Gallagher’s Grill, The Dakota, Baco Bar, Lola and more.
Wet Your Whistle with Our Bourbon Tasting and Putting Contest
Get ready to sip and swing. Make a donation and sample excellent bourbon and then putt on the Country Club’s green for a chance to win a bottle of Pappy Van Winkle, the unicorn of bourbons.
Take a Chance at Forks and Corks
Wine and dine with Forks and Corks. You can make a donation and pick your fork and/or cork for a chance to win a restaurant gift card or a bottle of wine! It’s the perfect gift or treat for yourself!
Kendra Scott Jewelry Pull
All that glitters might just be gold… Each jewelry pull donation guarantees you’ll go home with a piece of jewelry donated by Kendra Scott, a name that has become a household fashion staple to women around the world.
Win the Goldon Ticket and win your choice of ANY live auction package!
Feeling lucky? Enter the Golden Ticket contest and win, and you’ll can go home with the live auction package of your choice!
Taking the Fight Forward
The best reason to take part in the Benefits of Home Gala? To make an impactful difference in the lives of cancer patients and their families. Get your tickets now to enjoy the 2017 Benefits of Home Gala. Don’t get left out – your friends and neighbors will be talking about it for weeks to come!