Public invited to Ascension?Fund fundraiser

Staff reports

The Gonzales Rotary is hosting The Ascension Fund’s 20th Anniversary celebration at its annual Steer and Beer event on Thursday, Oct. 6.

The event will begin at 7 p.m, and will take place at the Lamar Dixon TradeMart Center.  

Tickets are $100/couple and can be purchased by calling 225-677-8902.

  In addition to the delicious steak dinner, there will be a live band and comedians for a night of great entertainment.

Proceeds will be donated to the Ascension Fund to use for Ascension Parish teacher and school grants. 

The Ascension Fund has awarded 110 School Impact Grants and 952 Teacher grants for a total of $1.3 million.