Fall Fundraiser for La Red Health Center to be held at Seacrets in Ocean City


Seacrets of Ocean City and Ocean 98.1 FM WOCM have joined with Nanticoke Hospital, Sussex Surgical, Bassett Furniture, and Beebe Medical Center to promote a Fall Fundraiser for La Red Health Center. Everyone is invited to attend the fall fundraiser to be held at Seacrets located at 49th Street and the Bay in Ocean City on Sunday, October 5th from 1:00 pm until 6:00 pm. You will enjoy food, music and dancing at this Jamaican club by the bay.

Event organizers are selling $100 tickets which entitle ticket holders to the entrance fee, a trip to the buffet, a chance to win $500, and a chance to win the grand prize of $10,000. There will only be a total of 250 tickets sold! “The fundraiser will bring lots of people together for a good cause. We can enjoy an afternoon of dinner, dancing, and the excitement of a live lottery drawing every hour” says event coordinator Butch Briggs. If you would like to purchase $100 raffle tickets to attend the Fall Fundraiser on Sunday, October 5th please contact Marilyn at (302) 855-1233. You do not have to be present the day of the fundraiser to be eligible to win the raffle! Please contact Marilyn today before all the tickets are gone. For those not wishing to participate in the raffle, general admission tickets which include a buffet lunch are available for $15.

La Red Health Center has been providing high-quality, cost-effective, primary and preventative medical care to all residents of Sussex County since 2001. La Red Health Center was established to serve all members of the community, from young to old, and especially those individuals who are underinsured, uninsured or who face other barriers to medical care. La Red Health Center is the only Federally Qualified Health Center in Sussex County.

In addition to comprehensive pediatric, adolescent, adult and geriatric primary care services, La Red Health Center offers preventive and community outreach programs in such areas as childhood immunizations, diabetes education and HIV prevention. Our women’s health initiatives include on-site prenatal care, and diagnostic breast, cervical, and colorectal cancer screening as part of Delaware’s “Screening for Life” programs.

“It is amazing all the support we have received for our Fall Fundraiser – from Seaford to Ocean City,” states Brian Olson, Executive Director of La Red Health Center. He further adds, “We are all looking forward to a successful fundraiser so that we can continue the important work of providing medical services to the most vulnerable individuals in our communities.” For more information about La Red Health Center, please call (302) 855-1233 or visit their website @link href=’http://www.laredhealthcenter.org’target=”_blank”>www.laredhealthcenter.org/link