This year's celebration will emphasize a greater community collaborative effort to provide community health and improve access to healthcare services through your support.
Proceeds from the 8th Annual Jewel of Portage County Gala will be used to advance community health in Portage County. Join us as we celebrate and have a good time experiencing all that Downtown Kent has to offer.
The Gala will feature live music by AZjazz (musicians from DanJo Jazz/Rock/Orchestra), delicious food and drink and great raffle prizes.
Tickets for raffle prizes are available 1 for $50 or 3 for $100.
Patrons will also be able to purchase tickets for a world-class gourmet meal from Dr. Roger Tsai. Take a chance for $500 for a once-in-a-lifetime, 10-course dining and wine experience prepared by Gourmet Chef Dr. Roger Tsai, a physician with Northeast Ohio Cardiovascular Specialists (NEOCS).
50 raffle tickets will be sold on a first-come, first-served basis and 3 lucky winners will have the chance to win six seats (each) at the dinner on Friday, April 26, 2014. The Culinary Vegetable Institute
in Milan, Ohio, a division of Chef's Garden, supplier of gourmet vegetables for 5-star restaurants throughout the country, including the White House. The package will include transportation to and from the event, dinner and tours of the facility.
You do not need to be present to win any raffle prizes.
Laziza Restaurant at 5 p.m.
Latin Jazz by AZJazz
Cocktails and Hors D'oeuvres
Kent State University Hotel and Conference Center at 6 p.m.
Classic Jazz by AZJazz
Dinner in Tent
Erie Street at 7:30 p.m.
Jazz Music by AZJazz
Late Night at the Gala