Get ready for one of the must-attend soirees of the gala season. The Hollywood Beach Marriott is hosting a casino-themed fundraiser on Nov. 16, 2012, to honor the 2012 Hope Award recipient and to benefit the Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation of America.
Guests will begin the evening with an elegant cocktail reception with cuisine from Anthony’s Runway 84 and Latitudes. The ballroom will be transformed into a casino theme, so try your luck at the number of casino tables throughout the room. After a seated dinner, be sure to hit the dance floor with event chairs Susan Gringuaz and Craig Konhauzer.
Funds raised will benefit the Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation’s dedication to research, educational programs and support groups, and to help to support the Widom Family Research Scholar Award. The Award, a three-year study of the immune system is being conducted at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine.
If you go: Tickets to “An Evening of Hope” are $250 per person. Sponsorship opportunities are still available. For more information call 561-218-2929 or go online to the Florida Chapter of the Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation of America.