Annual Ladies Card and Game Party Benefits Individuals with Disabilities


These lovely ladies enjoyed an afternoon of fun and fundraising at Sertoma Centres’ first “Queen of Hearts“Ladies’ Card & Game Party last October. (PHOTO SUPPLIED)

Alsip, IL-(ENEWSPF)- The “Queen of Hearts” Annual Ladies Card & Game Party will be a wonderful afternoon of social gaming and dining on Friday, October 1st, 2010 from 11:00 am – 4:00 pm. The event will be held at Gaelic Park, 6119 West 147th Street in Oak Forest, IL. Sponsored by the SouthtownStar for the benefit of Sertoma Centre Inc., this extraordinary event provides attendees the opportunity to enjoy a great time playing a variety of game options including: bridge, pinochle, gin rummy, Bunco and more, while helping to support over 650 individuals with developmental, physical, emotional disabilities and/or mental illness.

The budget cuts made within the state have resulted in dramatic decline in funding to Sertoma Centre and other community service agencies that provide services to individuals with disabilities. Please plan to attend and bring your friends, help us make a difference in the lives of these individuals.

If you would like to receive an invitation please contact Sertoma Centre Advancement Department at 708-730-6210, or 708-730-6208. We request that you RSVP by September 17, price per person is $40.00. You can also download information & forms regarding the Ladies Card Party from the Upcoming Events under the Events menu of the website –

There are openings for event sponsors and area merchants that would like to display their goods and services for this fundraising event designed exclusively for women. If you are interested in becoming an event sponsor or would like reserve a vendor table for this event please contacts Melanie Jones at 708-730-6206 or [email protected].

Sertoma Centre, Inc. is a nationally-accredited, not-for-profit agency that provides services to over 650 individuals with developmental, physical and emotional disabilities, and/or mental illness.  For more information, to schedule a tour, volunteer or to make a donation, please contact Melanie Jones, Director of Advancement and Communications, Sertoma Centre, 4343 West 123rd Street, Alsip, IL 60803. (708) 730-6206,