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Joyful Tastes of Life benefiting Akron General Hospice of Visiting Nurse Service

Thursday, October 19, 2017
6-9 p.m.
at St. George's Family Center
3204 Ridgewood Road, Akron

Enjoy a relaxed evening sampling the best seasonal foods from local restaurants, craft beer from local breweries and wines from local wineries and distributors. The evening also includes a silent auction and live music. The winner will also be selected for an exciting raffle, see details below.

Raffle tickets are available for $10 each or 6 for $50 for a one in 1,500 chance to win:
1st prize: $1,700 vacation package for 2 to New York City*
2nd prize: $500 cash
3rd prize: Apple® iPad Air 16GB Wi-Fi

New York City trip includes:

  • Roundtrip airfare for 2 from Cleveland Hopkins Airport to New York City (on select dates - subject to baggage fees) with roundtrip shared airport transfers from airport to Manhattan hotel;
  • 3 nights at a 4-star Manhattan hotel (guaranteed 4-star hotel to be announced when booked, all taxes included); and
  • 48-hour Hop-On Hop-Off Gray Line bus pass (All Loops Tour) for 2.

All proceeds will benefit Cleveland Clinic Akron General Visiting Nurse Service in providing end-of-life hospice care and supportive services.

Please contact the Akron General Foundation with questions or details on available sponsorships at 330.344.6888 or

Thank you to our sponsors:
Title Sponsor:
John J. Petrus, MD

Direction Home Akron Canton
Akron General Service League
Krumroy-Cozad Construction Corp.
Akron Dispersions, Inc.
Concordia at Sumner
Messina Floor Covering

Aladdin’s Eatery
Bombay Grille
Bradley’s Catering
Brio Coastal Bar & Kitchen
Canton Brewing Co.
Casa del Ranchero
Cilantro Thai & Sushi Restaurant
D’Agnese’s Trattoria and Café
Dewey’s Pizza
Esber Beverage Co.
Great Lakes Brewing Co. Hoppin’ Frog Brewery
Mucky Duck Brewing Co.
Nauti Vine Winery
Old Carolina Barbeque Company
R. Shea Brewing
Tiffany’s Bakery
TLC Catering
Troutman Vineyards and Winery
The Winery at Wolf Creek

An exciting silent auction will include some fabulous items, including:

  • This beautiful hand-crafted guitar modeled after the slope shouldered Gibson J-45 of the 1950s.
*Vacation must be booked through Chima Travel at least 30 days prior to travel and trip must be completed by October 31, 2018. Winner need not be present. Prize is transferable. No cash option provided. Per the IRS, no portion of a payment of a raffle ticket resulting in an opportunity to win a prize can be considered a tax-deductible gift. Rules and regulations

Cleveland Clinic Akron General employees may purchase one event ticket at a discounted price. Additional tickets will be at the full price. Please see the form below for options. To use payroll deduction to purchase your tickets, please visit the intranet.

Please see the form below for credit card options.

How many event tickets would you like? ($60 per ticket) 
Are you an Akron General employee ($10 off event ticket)?
How many raffle tickets would you like?
($10 per raffle ticket or 6 for $50)

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