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Emerald Ball tickets now on sale

  • The Wichita Eagle
  • Published Friday, March 14, 2014, at 10:36 a.m.

Tickets for the Via Christi Emerald Ball are now on sale.

The ball will be March 22 at the Drury Plaza Hotel Broadview, 400 W. Douglas. Cocktails start at 6 p.m.; a live and silent auction is at 7 p.m.. Dancing goes until midnight.

The Emerald Ball is the major source of funding for Gerard House. The home provides shelter and counseling for young women during their pregnancies and for a few months afterward while they decide whether to keep and raise their children or place them for adoption.

Proceeds from the ball also go toward the Via Christi Cancer Institute, a cancer treatment and research facility.

Tickets are $125 per person; $1,200 for a table of 10. They can be purchased online at www.via-christi.org/emeraldball, or by calling the Via Chrsti Foundation at 316-239-3520.

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