Date set for Hutchinson County's HOPE Gala 2016 extravaganza

Tom Hinde

Organizers for the 2016 HOPE Gala have set Saturday, September 24 as the date for this year's event. Started in 1988, the annual HOPE Gala has been a fundraiser for the American Cancer Society's research efforts and supports area patient services in Hutchinson County. This year's theme is "Harvest A Cure." The extravaganza features good food, live entertainment, dancing, live and silent auctions, and much more. Ticket go on sale later this summer.

Over the coming weeks more information will be announced. For more questions or to volunteer, please contact Amber Cox, American Cancer Society staff partner, at (806) 335-4307 or by email at