Gala To Be Held To Benefit Homeless Single Parents & Children

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BENTONVILLE (KFSM) – Havenwood, a program of the Community Development Corporation of Bentonville/Bella Vista, Inc. is hosting its 21st Annual Angel Gala on Saturday, February 14th.

The Angel Gala serves as Havenwood’s signature annual fundraiser, and all proceeds benefit the Havenwood program which serves single parents and their children with housing, resources, education and life skills. The Havenwood program enables and empowers single-parent families to move from homelessness to self-sufficiency and to transform their family.

The event will begin with a cocktail hour at 5:30p.m. and includes dinner, dancing, silent and live auctions, a photo booth and more. This year’s Honorary Chair is Melba Shewmaker, and the key note speaker is Dr. Evelyn E. Jorgenson, President of the Northwest Arkansas Community College.

Music will be provided by Maud Crawford Band.

The fundraising goal for the evening is $100,000 to expand educational programs at Havenwood.

Attire for the evening is semi-formal. Tickets are $100.00 for individuals and can be purchased online by clicking here, or by calling (479) 273-1060

1 Comment

  • jek

    That’s Funny if this Organization is so great and popular, why is it the VA doesn’t know a thing about them! I can tell you for a Fact that the VA Employee (Homeless Coordinator) at the Fort Smith VA CBOC doesn’t know about this wonderful program. another Ruse for taking your donations.

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