GRAND RAPIDS, Mich (WOOD) - Havana Night auction and fundraiser is being hosted in Grand Rapids by First-Hand Aid. It will be a night full of Cuban food, dancing, and all proceeds go to relieving the extreme need for medical supplies for hospitalized children and food programs to sustain the elderly in Cuba. Volunteers travel with First-Hand Aid to Cuba and assist in local hospitals bringing medical supplies and in homes bringing meals to elderly residents in need. eightWest's Joy Walczak and GRCC Media Services Director Klaas Kwant captured the program's service in 2011. Lives are impacted with every trip.
Havana Night is the organization's largest annual fund raising event. It will be held on June 21, 2013 starting at 6 p.m. at the home of First-Hand Aid founder Marc Bohland, 356 Maryland Ave NE. Tickets are now available to be purchased online and at Schulers Books and Music, or can be bought on Havana Night in the reception area. Don't miss this event that is sure to be a fun Cuban experience and helps a great cause.
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