Nathan Adelson Hospice, the largest non-profit hospice in Nevada, is preparing for its 16th Annual Wine & Food Tasting Extravaganza from 5:30 to 8 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 8 to benefit the hospice’s Pediatric Program and Families in Need Program (Pictured: Jimmy Bryant and Carole Fisher).
Members of the community and supporters are invited to sample delicious wines and delectable cuisine while enjoying music, a silent auction and live auction. The event is being held in the new showroom location of Gaudin Porsche, 6800 Redwood St., in Las Vegas.
Event attendees must be 21 years of age or older. Tickets are $125 per person for the VIP Reserve Experience pre-reception from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. The VIP reception will feature a selection of finer wines from Johnson Brothers of Nevada and cheeses from Murray’s Cheese.
General admission tickets to the event are $75 per person. Tickets can be purchased by calling Stephanie Forbes at Nathan Adelson Hospice at 702-938-3910 or online at www.nahwine2015.auction-bid.org.
The Pediatric Program is designed for the special needs of children with life-threatening conditions and their families. Among services provided are: 24-hour, on-call availability of a hospice medical professional; care in the home; pain and symptom management; medications, equipment and supplies; support to caregivers; inpatient pediatric care; bereavement counseling; spiritual care; and psycho-social support services. The Families in Need Program provides basic necessities to Nathan Adelson Hospice patients and families, ranging from groceries to assisting with the payment of bills.
For more information, visit www.nah.org.