LEWISTON — Tickets are now on sale for the inaugural Mother-Son Benefit Ball to aid The Patrick Dempsey Center for Cancer Hope and Healing at Central Maine Medical Center. The event will take place from 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday, May 8, at the Kora Shrine Temple.
Tickets are $40 for each mother-son couple. Additional sons may attend for $4 each and boutonnieres are available for an additional $10. Beverages and light snacks will be provided along with raffle drawings and prizes.
Reservations will be processed in the order they are received and payments received after the event is sold out will be returned.
The event is being organized by the M1 Chemo Commandos, a Dempsey Challenge fundraising team, that will take part in the expanded two-day event this fall.
For more information, e-mail M1ChemoCommandos@gmail.com.