Funk Authority to headline Agentis Foundation benefit
The Judith Adele Agentis Charitable Foundation (JAACF) benefit dinner-dance and auction will be held outdoors, 7 p.m. - midnight June 19, Steel Club, 700 Linden Avenue, Hellertown.
Headliner is the Philadelphia Funk Authority.
Dr. Erin Bendas, director of Palliative Care, St. Luke’s University Health Network, is keynote speaker.
Ginger and the Schnappes will entertain during the cocktail hour.
Kate Hughes is emcee and auctioneer.
There will be a four-course sit-down dinner.
“We are looking forward to this event,” said Robert Agentis, founder and chairman of JAACF.
“We are dedicated to continuing education in Palliative Care, and offering weekly nutritious meals for hospice guests and loved ones,” Agentis said.
Proceeds benefit JAACF Palliative Care Education Fund in partnership with St. Luke’s University Health Network and delivery of meals to St. Luke’s Hospice House hospice guests and families. Pre-Covid-19, JAACF delivered more than 20,000 meals.
The Judith Adele Agentis Charitable Foundation is a Lehigh Valley-based nonprofit established in 2013.
In 2020, JAACF founded the Palliative Care Education Fund in partnership with St. Luke’s Health Network.