Raffle tickets now available for Rockford Health Gala VII

Raffle tickets are now available for Rockford Health Gala VII: Transformations. The annual event, presented by the Rockford Memorial Development Foundation, is one of the Rockford area’s top fund-raisers. This year’s event takes place May 20 and will help fund the transformation of the Hospital Medicine Unit at Rockford Memorial Hospital into a state-of-the-art patient care center.

Raffle tickets are $20 each and are available in the Foundation office (first floor in the Ingersoll Building on the Rockford Memorial Hospital campus on North Rockton Avenue); in the Auxiliary Gift Shop off the main lobby of Rockford Memorial Hospital; or at Clodius Jewelers in Rockford.

Prizes include the following:

A $2,500 gift certificate to “design your own” piece of jewelry to be made by Mark Clodius of Clodius Jewelers;

A package of “12 Saturday Nights Out on the Town” to enjoy dinner at some of the area’s finest restaurants and other activities ranging from athletic events to plays and concerts; and

A Getaway Weekend for Two to the Abbey in Fontana, Wis., including two nights lodging, one breakfast and one dinner for two and golf or spa time.

Winners will be announced at the Rockford Health Gala VII on May 20 at Cliffbreakers. Participants need not be present to win. Only 1,000 tickets are available.

From the April 19-25, 2006, issue

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