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Black tie gala offers opportunity to support health education and scholarships

KANSAS CITY, Mo., (Sept. 17, 2018) – Tickets to The Research Foundation’s 2018 Candlelight Ball are now available for purchase. The biennial fundraiser is Saturday, November 3 at the Sheraton Overland Park Hotel. The event will raise funds The Research Foundation’s health education and scholarship programs.

The evening includes a cocktail social and dinner followed by dancing with entertainment by local group 2 Proud 2 Beg. Attendees will also have the opportunity to participate in the Golden Ticket Raffle. A single raffle ticket is $50. Three tickets can be purchased for $125. The first ticket will be drawn at the event and the winner will receive the Golden Ticket basket that is valued at more than $5,000. A second place drawing will take place for a one night stay and breakfast for two at the Sheraton Overland Park Hotel Third place is a round of golf for four at Milburn Country Club. Winners do not need to be present claim each prize.

Event underwriters are Research Medical Center and UMB Bank.

Tickets to the event and Golden Ticket raffle tickets can be purchased here.