Thursday, October 13, 2016

12th Pearls and Cufflinks event to benefit Clara White Mission

Citi will present, “A Masquerade Gala” at the Pearls and Cufflink to celebrate the Clara White Mission’s, 112th Anniversary of service to the community and the 140th Birthday of the mission’s founder, Dr. Eartha M.M. White.  The gala will be held on Saturday, November 12th, 6 p.m. at Citi Conference Center.

Melanie Lawson, WJXT and Odette Struys, will serve as Mistress’ of Ceremony for the evening and highlight the new “Beaver Street Veterans Villas”.  This new initiative is designed as a three-story mixed-use commercial and permanent housing development for previous homeless veterans.  The site will provide sixteen (16) fully furnished units for veterans and will include accessibility to comprehensive case management, substance abuse counseling, mental health counseling, job training/job placement, budget/financial counseling, daily meals, and 24 hr. security.  The veterans will share their journey and the impact that Clara White Mission has had in their lives.

In addition, the signature event they will feature a live/silent auction and entertainment by Ernie Lombardi & Friends.  All proceeds will benefit the Clara White Mission, housing, feeding and training program for homeless veterans and low-income residents in the JAX community.  To purchase your quality mask log onto .  Reference Clara White Mission15 for a discount on a mask.  “FOOD FOR TODAY. SKILLS FOR LIFE”!

12th Pearls & Cufflinks
  “A Masquerade Gala”
 benefiting Clara White Mission

DATE: Saturday, November 12, 2016
TIME: 6 –10 p.m. LIVE & Silent Auction
TICKETS: $100.00 per person
     $1000.00 for table of 10
ATTIRE: Black Tie & Masquerade or
     Business Professional & Masquerade

LOCATION: Citi Conference Center
      14000 Citi Card Way
      Jacksonville, FL 32258
      (904) 354-4162 (for more information)

The Clara White Mission Inc. is a private, 501(c) 3 non-profit organization founded in 1904 and incorporated in December 1936.  The agency strives to provide individuals in need with the services and resources that offer the opportunity to achieve or regain self-sufficiency to build self-esteem and to become contributing members of society.

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