(Media release) â€” â€œAn Evening of Mardi Grasâ€ from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m., Saturday, Feb. 6, 2010 at the Sheraton Keauhou Bay Resort and Spa benefits the West Hawaii women’s shelter. Presented by the Soroptimist International of Kona, the event promises to be lavish with a masked ball, a sumptuous New Orleans style buffet, dancing to the sounds of Casablanca, and a silent auction.
The proceeds for the gala will go to West Hawaii programs that benefit women and children. The Soroptimist focus is on breaking the cycle of domestic abuse and violence, with support for such organizations such as the West Hawaii Womenâ€™s Shelter.
Tickets are $75.00 per person or $650.00 will secure a table for eight. You may purchase tickets from any Kona Soroptimist, or by calling Linda Meyer at (808) 930-7614 or Mary Huebner at (808) 895-7686.