PRLog - Sep. 4, 2012 - JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Contact: Tana Collins
FinFest on the River
Office: (904) 355-3403, x.238
Jacksonville, FL –
Imagine a world without sound or speech. For many of your neighbors, that is reality. Come out to celebrate our advances for the benefit of First Coast families. The Jacksonville Speech & Hearing Center (JSHC) will host its annual FinFest on the River fundraiser, held on Saturday, October 13th, from 7:00 until 11:00 pm at Timuquana Country Club. Heather and Patrick Geraghty, President and CEO of Florida Blue, are the Honorary Co-Chairs and Florida Blue is Presenting Sponsor.
Entertainment will be provided by Gary Roland & The Landsharks Band, a nationally acclaimed Jimmy Buffett style band – back by popular demand. Guests will enjoy tropical style cuisine and a riveting silent auction featuring vacation packages.
Tickets are $100 per person and $75 for young professionals (40 and under). For ticket and sponsor information, visit our website at www.shcjax.org or call 904-355-3403.
Funds raised from FinFest on the River will be used to benefit underserved children and families in need of speech and hearing services in Jacksonville.
For the past 63 years, the Jacksonville Speech & Hearing Center has provided professional compassionate audiology and speech/language services to literally thousands of children and adults in our community. Today, the Center continues to provide these services to approximately 4,000 children, adults and seniors annually.
The Center is supported by United Way of Northeast Florida, the City of Jacksonville, Jessie Ball duPont Fund, and public and private donations.