Bloomington, MN (November 7, 2018) – Pinky Swear Foundation is thrilled to announce tickets are now available for the 2019 Orange and Blue Gala to help raise crucial funds to support Pinky Swear’s mission of helping kids with cancer and their families with financial and emotional support. The event will be held on Saturday, February 9, 2019 at the Historic Langtree Plantation in Mooresville, NC with a goal of raising $200,000 to support the mission.
“I am absolutely amazed at the generosity by the North Carolina community,” says Pinky Swear Foundation executive director, Erica Campbell. “This is one of my favorite events we host each year. It’s incredible to connect with this community who are so passionate about our mission and helping our brave All-Stars not just at the gala, but all year long.”
“It is an absolute pleasure working with my local Charlotte community and the wider North Carolina population,” says Pinky Swear Foundation’s North Carolina area director, Sue Ratcliff. “The gala committee has been working so hard to produce another show-stopping event and this year will not disappoint. The way this community comes together to support Pinky Swear is truly inspiring.”
Event Details –
Where: Historic Langtree Plantation // 554 Langtree Road, Mooresville, NC 28117
When: Saturday, February 9, 2019
Time: 6:30-11:30 pm*
Price: $150/person for event tickets & $200/person for VIP tickets
Tickets now available at pinkyswear.org
*There is an exclusive pre-event reception from 5:30-6:30 pm for VIP ticket holders.
This year’s event will include a silent and live auction of incredible items and experiences, as well as cocktails, dinner and dancing. There will also be LIVE entertainment throughout the evening. A NEW VIP ticket level will also be added to the 2019 experience to provide a limited number of event attendees with an exclusive reception prior to the main event that will include special raffle and LIVE auction items.
All proceeds raised will help support Pinky Swear Foundation’s efforts to help families with kids battling cancer in North Carolina and around the country. Over the past three year, the Orange and Blue Gala has raised nearly $380,000 to support Pinky Swear’s mission.
About Pinky Swear Foundation
Founded in 2003, Pinky Swear Foundation is a national 501c(3) not-for-profit headquartered in Bloomington, MN passionately committed to helping children with cancer and their families with financial and emotional assistance. Pinky Swear Foundation activities include a variety of community engagement and fundraising events around the nation, raising more than $15.5 million to-date. To learn more, visit www.pinkyswear.org.