LOCAL CELEBRITIES TO BE FEATURED IN SUPPORT OF PITTSBURGH WOMEN BATTLING CANCER
Hair Peace Charities to host its 8th annual Recipe for Hope event to provide wigs to local women
Culinary delights served by local celebrities wearing aprons, specialty martini bar, live music and a silent auction featuring airline tickets, combine to create a memorable evening for a wonderful cause as Hair Peace Charities hosts its 8th annual Recipe for Hope fundraiser.
The event will begin at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, February 23rd at the Mayernik Center on Camp Horne Road.
Hair Peace Charities is a nonprofit organization founded in
2005 by Bonny Diver, a local radio personality and a breast cancer survivor. Its mission is to support local women fighting cancer by providing them with $150 towards the cost one wig. Hair Peace also offers support through a prayer network and a support circle focusing on healthy options in the long term life battle over cancer.
"Recipe for Hope promises to be a fun and meaningful evening for all of our guests," says Diver. "As a cancer survivor myself, I encourage anyone who has a soft spot in their hearts for women who have undergone cancer treatment to come out and support this premier event."
Participating local celebrities and restaurants include:
Brenda Waters, Dave
Crawley, Rick Dayton, Kym Gable – KDKA-TV
Jimmy Roach, Stoney
Richards – Y-108
Shelley Duffy – Star
Cara Sapida - WPXI
Sheri Van Dyke, Jonny
Hartwell – 3WS
Rick Bergman – KDKA 1020
Gretchen McKay, Doug
Oster – Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Vinnie Richichi – The Fan
Tracey Morgan – Morning
News Director/Anchor Butler County Radio Network
Michelle Wright - WTAE TV
Val Porter – WDVE
Double Wide Grille
Tickets are limited for $80 each in advance, until January 23rd then rise to $100 until the day of the event. Tickets are available at HairPeace.org, or by calling 412-327-5177 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.