Gala Flyer 2016ELMIRA, NY-You are cordially invited to Catholic Charities’ Fifth Annual Gala- Run for the Roses: Kentucky Derby Ball. This night of enchantment and entertainment is presented by The Hilliard Corporation and will commence at six o’clock in the evening on Saturday, May 7, 2016 at the Elmira Country Club.

Festivities will include: a live screening of the Kentucky Derby (6:20 PM sharp), delicious hors d’oeuvres, cash bar, served dinner, live and silent auction, 50/50 mock horse race, derby hat contest and lots of dancing to our returning band… Orient Express Band! And don’t forget to browse our selection of high-end auction items. Dress in your best derby attire and big hats are encouraged.

It’s your opportunity to get swept away in the magic while raising vital funds for Catholic Charities, your local partner in poverty relief. Last year’s Kentucky Derby Ball raised over $30,000 for our most vulnerable community members.

Sponsorships, auction items and/or your attendance is requested. Get your tickets today, as a limited number will be sold. Tickets are $75 per guest and can be obtained by calling 607-734-9784 or clicking here. We hope you will join us for the elegance and tradition of the 142nd running of the Kentucky Derby!

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