Bellin Foundation Black Tie & Blue Jean soiree is Sept. 11

08/25/2010

GREEN BAY — The Bellin Foundation’s annual Black Tie & Blue Jean Extravaganza is scheduled for Saturday, Sept. 11.

The one-of-a-kind fundraising event – in which participants mix and match formal and casual dress to create their attire for the evening – will be held from 6:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. at The Weidner Center for the Performing Arts, 2420 Nicolet Drive, Green Bay.

Tickets to the public event are $80 per person.

The event will feature musical entertainment, complimentary wine tasting, gourmet hors d’oeuvres, cheese sampling, dessert and coffee, dancing demonstrations and performances, live and silent auctions, a raffle and event-themed photographs.

During the evening’s events, a Health Care in Action Community Service Award will be presented to the Friends of Haiti organization.

The Black Tie & Blue Jean Extravaganza raises funds through event sponsorships, ticket sales, donations and silent and oral auctions. This year’s event will benefit childhood obesity prevention and treatment initiatives at Bellin Health.

For more information on the Black Tie & Blue Jean Extravaganza, call Cindy DeCleene at (920) 433-3731, e-mail cydecl@bellin.org or visit www.bellin.org and click on the Black Tie & Blue Jean Extravaganza icon.