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OPC 14th Annual Charity Event: A Gatsby Gala

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April 06, 2016
MEDIA RELEASE
April 2016
 
Media Contact: Andrea Walker-Leidy
248-600-9006
 
 
Older Persons’ Commission’s 14th Annual Charity Event: ‘A Gatsby Gala’
 
Celebrate the roaring 20’s at this year’s 14th Annual Older Persons’ Commission’s (OPC) Charity Event on Friday, April 29th at the Royal Park Hotel. Benefiting OPC’s Meals on Wheels, ‘A Gatsby Gala’ will feature an exquisite dinner  by the Royal Park Hotel chefs, and dancing with the amazing Henry Ford Big Band. The event is being presented by Sanctuary at Bellbrook
 
This year's event will feature a silent and live auction with items from across Michigan. Special items and guest surpises are in store throughout the evening!
 
This year’s Charity Event hopes to raise $100,000 for OPC’s Meals on Wheels. The Meals on Wheels program at OPC provides home delivered and site meals to homebound or disabled seniors, and served a record number of 116, 151 meals to area seniors in 2015.
 
Tickets to OPC’s Charity Event are $150. For more information or to purchase tickets, call 248-608-0251. Sponsorship opportunities are available until March 4th. For more information on sponsorships, contact Alysa Hunton at 248-608-0259 or alysa_hunton@opcseniorcenter.org.
 
OPC is Michigan’s premier senior community center dedicated to the physical, intellectual and emotional well-being of Rochester, Rochester Hills and Oakland Township residents who are 50+.In addition to “Meals on Wheels,” the OPC offers many resources through its Health and Wellness Department, Adult Day Services, support groups and much more. All of the services offered by the OPC are designed to help individuals 50 and older age in place, stay connected to the community around them, and maintain their independence. For more information on the OPC, visit www.opcseniorcenter.org, become a fan on facebook or call 248-656-1403.
 
Contact:
Alysa Hunton, Manager, Fund Development, Marketing & PR
alysa_hunton@opcseniorcenter.org, (248) 608-0259