Food, Wine and Beer Sampling & Silent Auction Goes Virtual on September 24 to Benefit Merrimack Valley Hospice
Lawrence, Mass. (September 22, 2020) – This year, enjoy your favorite snack and beverage from the comfort of your home while bidding on unique auction items and experiences available through the Virtual Food, Wine and Beer Sampling & Silent Auction on Thursday, September 24.
Online bidding will be open from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m., with proceeds supporting patients and families from throughout the region receiving care from Merrimack Valley Hospice and High Pointe House, a hospice and palliative care residence in Haverhill.
Merrimack Valley Hospice is a Lawrence-based nonprofit organization that provides comfort care and supportive services for patients nearing the end of life, regardless of their ability to pay. Bereavement services are offered to community members who are grieving a loss at no charge, regardless of whether their loved one received care from Merrimack Valley Hospice.
After registering for the Virtual Food, Wine and Beer Sampling & Silent Auction at HomeHealthFoundation.org/silent-auction, participants may bid on more than 60 packages including jewelry, artwork, unique experiences and relaxing getaways.
“We are so grateful for our generous sponsors and the hundreds of community members whose support helps us deliver hospice care to so many throughout the year,” said Karen Gomes, president and CEO of Home Health Foundation, which includes Merrimack Valley Hospice. “While many things have changed in the last year, the compassionate care provided to our patients and their families has not. In fact, the need for support is greater now than ever, as we adapt to the many changes in health care caused by the pandemic.”
This year’s Premier event sponsors include the Suzanne I. & Clive B. Fazioli Charitable Foundation as the Lead Sponsor and TD Bank as the Chateau Sponsor. Reserve Sponsors are Enterprise Bank, Haverhill Bank, Long Term Pharmacy Solutions and Pentucket Bank.
Champagne Sponsors are Align Credit Union, Circle Health, H.L. Farmer & Sons Funeral Homes, Jeanne D’Arc Credit Union, Lowell Five Cent Savings Bank, Maguire Pest Control, Mary Immaculate Health/Care Services, Northeast Rehabilitation Hospital and The Savings Bank.
About Merrimack Valley Hospice
Founded 40 years ago, Merrimack Valley Hospice provides comfort care and supportive services to patients nearing the end of life, regardless of their ability to pay, and free bereavement services for anyone in the community.
High Pointe House, a unique and vital component of Merrimack Valley Hospice’s continuum of care since 2009, is an acute care facility in Haverhill providing exceptional palliative and end-of-life care in a comfortable, home-like setting.
What: Virtual Food, Wine and Beer Sampling & Silent Auction benefiting Merrimack Valley Hospice
When: Thursday, September 24, 2020, 9:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.