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61st Annual Visting Nurses Association Gala set in Dubuque

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DUBUQUE (KWWL) -  The Junior Board of the Visiting Nurse Association (VNA) will host the 61th annual VNA Gala on Friday, October 2, 2009 at the Grand River Center. The even started at 6:00 pm with cocktails, followed by dinner.

Guests can bid on items in a silent and live auction as well as donate money directly to fund immunizations for Dubuque are children. The evening will conclude with enteratinment as Ken Killian's Saxtet Plus Orchestra plays.

The VNA Charity Gala is open to the public. If you are interested in attending, contact Nicki Scholsser at 563-543-0062 for tickets or to reserve a table.

Reservations must be made by September 21, 2009. If you can't attend you can still support the VNA with donations or raffle tickets with the chance to win one of three $500 cash prizes.

Raffle tickets are $5.00 each or 6 for $25.00 available at Finley Hospital in Auditorium E (near cafeteria) every Thursday in August from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm. Raffle tickets are also sold at local HyVee stores at tables in the entrance on weekends until the event and at the Finley Sunshine Gift shop.

Last year the gala raised $53,000.00 for the VNA. 

Online Reporter: Lauren Squires
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