For Immediate Release
Date: April 22, 2009
Evergreen Presbyterian Ministries
2101 Highway 80
Haughton, LA 71037
For more information contact: Becky Howland, Development Director
Office: (318) 949-5537* Fax: (318) 949-5540
2009 Evergreen’s 2009 Celebrity Waiter Dinner…Ready to Serve!
May 12th, Evergreen will host their second Celebrity Waiter Dinner. This year’s event,
presented by the Eloise, Enoch and Margery Norton Foundation will be held at Harrah’s
Louisiana Down’s Casino beginning at 6:30 p.m.
Evergreen is pleased to announce that Najahe Hall and Ron Young from KSLA have generously
donated their time to act as mistress and master of ceremonies. The evening will begin as
guests are able to participate in a silent auction. Items that will be found in the silent auction
include but are not limited to:
o A Trip for 2 to the 2010 NFL Super Bowl in Miami, Florida for 4 Days and 3 Nights.
This includes economy class air, 2 tickets to the Super Bowl, 4 star Hotel, full
American breakfast daily, commemorative NFL Super Bowl gifts, Round-trip Super
Bowl transfers, Expert travel and concierge services
o Trip for 2 to Orlando Florida for 4 Days & 3 Nights at the Hyatt Regency Grand
Cypress. This trip includes round trip air and a 3-Way My Way tickets to Walt
o A Trip for 2 Adults and 2 Children to New York, New York for 4 Days & 3 Nights at the
Murray Hill East Suites. This trip includes airfare.
o A Trip for 2 to Hawaii for 7 Days and 6 Nights at the Fairmount Orchid, Hawaii. This
trip includes airfare as well as daily complimentary breakfast for 2.
o A Trip for 2 to St. Thomas for 7 Days and 6 Nights at the Frenchman’s Reef and
Morning Star Marriott Beach Resort. This trip includes airfare as well as daily
complimentary breakfast for 2.
o Other trips all including airfare include: London, Turks & Caicos, Las Vegas,
Scottsdale, Arizona, Sonoma and San Francisco, California, Boston, Grand Prix,
and the Masters Golf Tournament
o Fine Jewelry donated by local jewelers
o One Month Digital Billboard donated by Ace Outdoors
o Gift Certificates to local restaurants, museums and other attractions
At the conclusion of the silent auction, guess will enjoy a three course meal prepared by the
renown chefs of Harrah’s with complimentary wine donated by Glazers and provided by
Barefoot Wines, followed by an award-presentation, and short program. All proceeds raised
that evening will go to the Evergreen Foundation to continue to support and raise money for
Evergreen’s nearly 1,000 clients with developmental disabilities.
Individual tickets are available for $100 and table Sponsorships begin at only $500. The
deadline to purchase these tickets is May 5th. Attire for this event is business casual and is open
to the public. For more information on tickets, sponsorships, or in the event that you are
unable to attend but would like information in regards to items featured in the silent auction,
please contact Becky Howland at 318.949.5537 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Evergreen’s mission is helping people with disabilities build better lives. For 50 years,
Evergreen has successfully fulfilled its mission. Evergreen is a nonprofit, premier provider of
services to nearly 1,000 individuals in six states.
Evergreen’s home office is located in Haughton, LA.
Please visit our Web-site at www.epmi.org to learn more about Evergreen. ###