By Darren Nelson, feature writer for My Local Utah
Looking for a reason to get dressed up and party? We’ve found a good reason: the fight against cancer. Kathryn and Rebekah are sisters and Breast Cancer Survivors who find joy in helping other women fight back against cancer. These two Sparklee Sisters have teamed up with two local non-profits, Making Strides Against Breast Cancer and Needs Beyond Medicine for a special charity event. This is where the “get dressed up and party” part comes into play. The Sparklee Sisters Charity Ball provides the perfect opportunity to dress to the nines and help fight cancer at the same time.
Come dance the night away with a fantastic DJ, great music, raffle prizes, a silent auction, and delicious food. This is an adult’s 18+ party will be the perfect date night for charity. Bring your friends and help raise funds to offset the financial burdens of those diagnosed with cancer.
Katheryn and Rebekah have had 5 of the 9 siblings in their family diagnosed with various types of cancer. One was lost in 2017 to this deadly disease. The Sparklee Sisters a devoted to helping others and their fight against cancer. Despite the all-too-frequent loss of life in this ongoing battle, the sisters realize that life is worth celebrating!
About the Ball
The ball will be held on Thursday, September 8, 2022, from 6:00 – 9:00 pm. The event will be held at the Davis High School Commons, located at 325 South Main Street in Kaysville.
Tickets & Raffle
Tickets are $30 per person or $50 per couple. Purchase includes one raffle ticket per guest. More raffle tickets can be purchased at the door for $5 each. Raffle prizes will be announced throughout the evening. The Silent Auction will run until 8:30 pm when the winners will be announced.
Make sure to get your photo taken by our photographer when you arrive. For those who want to dance like a pro with a few ballroom moves, there will be a short group lesson from a Ballroom Dance instructor at 7 pm.
Refreshments will be available throughout the evening. So, get ready to dance, eat, laugh, and have a ton of fun—all for a great cause. See you there!
Date: Thursday, September 8, 2022
Location: Davis High School Commons, 325 South Main Street, Kaysville, UT
Time: 6:00 – 9:00 pm
Tickets: $30 per person or $50 per couple, go here to purchase
Benefits: Making Strides Against Breast Cancer and Needs Beyond Medicine