Lazarus House announces ‘Fly Me to the Moon’ raffle, concert

By on August 24, 2010

St. Charles—Lazarus House will launch its Friday, Aug. 27 “Moonlight Serenade” benefit concert, featuring Grammy-nominated songstress Margaret Carlson, with an advance “Fly Me to the Moon” raffle package.

For a chance of $20 per ticket, one person will win an adventure for two that will include, among many other treats and surprises, the following:
• One-hour airplane ride over the Chicago skyline with professional photograph of winning couple in front of plane prior to take-off, compliments of Gold Seal Photography
• Limo ride, compliments of A1 Limo
• Sterling silver and ruby necklace, compliments of State Street Jewelers
• Two gift certificates for overnight stays for two, compliments of the Hotel Baker
• Gift certificate for lunch for two, compliments of Town House Books and Cafe
• Gift certificate for dinner for two, compliments of Zaza Trattoria’s
• Two tickets to Noble Fool Theatre, compliments of Noble Fool Theatricals

Raffle ticket and event invitation details can be found at www.lazarushouseonline.com. Raffle tickets may be purchased immediately. All concert and raffle proceeds will provide general-operating funds for the Lazarus House emergency shelter and outreach programs.

Raffle tickets sold prior to the Aug. 27 fundraiser will be included in the same drawing as those sold the night of the fundraiser. The raffle winner’s name will be pulled that same evening. Winner need not be present.

The benefit will be held 7 to 11 p.m. on Aug. 27 at Eagle Brook Country Club, Geneva. The evening will include a Chinese raffle showcasing “Life Experiences,” a Treasure Chest Raffle, a Money Tree Raffle and a live auction. Heavy appetizers and desserts will be served. There will be a cash bar. Tickets are $75 per person. 

Attire for the evening is dress casual. Per Eagle Brook’s dress policy, denim is not allowed. For more information, contact Community Relations Manager, Julie Van Buskirk, at (630) 587-2144..