Senior Connections ‘Tapestry of Friendship’ benefit

Senior Connections will host its annual “Tapestry of Friendship” benefit on Saturday, Sept. 12, at Charles G. Dawes House, 225 Greenwood St. in Evanston.

The event will feature auctions and raffles with packages including Lyric Opera tickets, WBEZ memberships, Corona beer, Hawks and Cubs tickets, a Lake Geneva get away, local restaurants discounts and theater season passes.

Sponsors include Wade Street Group at Morgan Stanley and Leslie Global Wealth, LLC. All proceeds will support Senior Connections’ mission to match isolated seniors with volunteers in the community.

Event and raffle tickets can be purchased online. Attendance is not required to win raffle packages

The mission of Senior Connections is to recruit, train, and support volunteers who visit and befriend isolated older adults in the Evanston community forming ongoing, lasting friendships without cost to any senior participating in the program.

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