WHO/WHAT: “Holiday Trees and Treasures” is Kuakini Foundation’s major fundraiser. Proceeds from the event will help Kuakini purchase new high-tech equipment, fund capital improvement projects, develop new services and programs and further it biomedical research.
Guests will enjoy a buffet dinner, holiday market, silent auction and a display of beautifully decorated trees, while being entertained by Na Hoku Hanohano award-winner Bryan Tolentino and friends.
The silent auction will feature unique handcrafted trees and wreaths as well as restaurant gift certificates, hotel accommodations, adventure coupons and other special items.
WHEN/WHERE: Friday, Nov. 17, at 5:30 p.m., Coral Ballroom of the Hilton Hawaiian Village Resort and Spa.
COST: Tickets are $200 per person. Reserved tables for 10 guests range from $2,500 to $10,000 and include special table-sponsor gifts. A portion of each ticket is tax-deductible. Reservation deadline is Nov. 3. For tickets or more information, call 547-9296 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.