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Want a Break from Politics? Something That is Fun and Helps the Community

Want a break from politics? Want to do something fun that makes a positive impact on the local community and your neighbors? Put this on your calendar!

Tired of political ads, all the commercials, phone calls, mail? I agree it is necessary, but there are many people whose lives hang in the balance everyday. Children, Teens, Adults fighting cancer. For them, it is a full time job to deal with all the treatments. We were one of those families, and we know the struggle. 

Now we have a mission... to support treatments and patients fighting blood cancers. Leukemia, Lymphoma, Myeloma.

Put this date on your calendar with a star!

  • Saturday, Nov. 17, 2012
  • Radisson Hotel - Mayfair, 2303 N. Mayfair Rd.
  • TREES OF HOPE WI  "Festival of Trees"  Celebration and Auction
Kick off the Holidays.... and Help Kick Cancer

We cordially invite you to join us for our 2nd Annual Trees of Hope WI fundraiser to benefit: The Leukemia-Lymphoma Society of WI, Blood Center of WI, Be The Match, and CIBMTR (Center for International Blood and Marrow Transplant Research) at the Medical College of Wisconsin

Dozens of local businesses, groups and individuals have donated and decorated "Themed Christmas Trees." Enjoy the glittering lights, beautifully decorated trees, showcase of dazzling treats, joyous music and family-friendly activities. Stroll through and absorb the holiday sights, sounds and spirit.

You have the opportunity to view, bid/purchase on any of our displays, with all of the money used to support the above-named organizations. Our goal this year is to raise $50,000. With your help we can meet and exceed that goal.

Something for Every Age:

9 am. to 4 p.m.  Visits and pictures with Santa, Face-painting, Magician, choirs and more...

Very Special Evening GALA 

5 to 11 p.m.  Radisson Hotel, Grand Ballroom. Donation: $50/per person or $450/table of 10.

An Inspirational and joyful evening to culminate our event. Buffet Dinner, Dancing, Music by Lovin' Kind, a longtime Milwaukee favorite band. Hear from our 2012 Ambassador and Leukemia Survivor-Tony Navarre.

Tickets on Sale now for our Gala. Reserve your place now. Enjoy this Holiday wonderland and make a difference.

Want to know more... www.TreesofHopeWI.org

Email Karen@TreesofHopeWI.org, call 414-750-1989

Karen and Gene Wenzel
Chairpersons  Lindsay's Voice/ Trees of Hope WI
2230 Crestview Ct
Wauwatosa, WI.  53226

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