Hospice PEI’s event celebrates 7th year
Murphy Community Centre
October 20, 2018 is a big day for Hospice PEI. It marks the 7th Annual Hospice PEI’s Dancing with the Stars, a signature event for the organization. The event brings together local well known Islanders (stars) with local professional dancers (pros), for a night of fun, dancing, and fundraising. The event will begin at 6:30 pm at Murphy Community Centre in Charlottetown.
This year's stars are Jeff Cooke, Cora Lee Dunbar, Pamela Large Moran, Nils Ling, Kirstin Lund, Nicole MacPherson and Brenda Springer. The pros donating their time are Julie Higdon MacIsaac, Susan Lessard, Rejean Lessard, Gordon Matthews, Anna Keenan and Rod Weatherbie.
Tickets for the event are available by calling 902-368-4498. People can vote for their favourite star. Every $1 donated counts as 1 vote. The star with the most votes at the end the night on October 20 will win the “People’s Choice Award.” Visit Hospice PEI’s Dancing with the Stars website dwtspei.com for more information.
Hospice PEI is a volunteer driven organization assisting people on PEI by preparing, supporting, and caring for those affected by a life limiting illness before and after death. Services are provided at no cost and can be done in the client’s home, hospital, long term care facilities, and at the Provincial Palliative Care Centre in Charlottetown. People do not require a doctor’s referral to access Hospice PEI’s services. For more information on their services or to vote for your favourite star, call 902-368-4498 or visit our hospicepei.ca.