The Kentucky Derby Day Event fundraiser for Southwest CARE Center will be held on Saturday, May 4th, 2013 12:00 pm to 5:00 pm at La Posada de Santa Fe Retreat & Spa. The event raises money to support the Women's Health Services Patient Care Fund.
This New Mexico version of an old Southern tradition coincides with the 139th running of the Kentucky Derby which will be viewed by guests on large screen TV's. This year's Honorary Chairperson is Rebecca Wurzberger, Mayor Pro-Tem. Enjoy a silent and live auction, mint juleps, champagne, lavish Southern buffet, Dixieland Jazz and the ever popular hat parade and contest...so put on your best Derby Duds and Big Hats to join the FUN! Don't have a hat? Laura Sheppherd Salon de Couture is offering a 25% discount for any hats in stock for those that mention the event! Laura Sheppherd Salon de Couture is located at 65 West Marcy Street in Santa Fe.
Tickets are $100 each or $175 for 2 before April 19th, 2013.
The Southwest Care Center is be hosting our annual AID & Comfort Gala in conjunction with World AIDS Day. All of the proceeds from the event support the care and services of people living with AIDS.
World AIDS Day December 1
World AIDS day was created to unite people worldwide in the fight against HIV, show support for people living with AIDS, and commemorate those who have passed on.