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PickClickGive.org provides every Alaskan receiving a Permanent Fund Dividend an unprecedented opportunity to conveniently support their favorite Alaskan charity. When you make a donation from your PFD through PickClickGive.org you can make a positive impact on Hospice of Homer by sharing just a little or a lot of your dividend. When you apply for your PFD in January, you will see the option PickClickGive.org. Follow the directions to make a new donation or an additional gift to Hospice. At the same time, please take the extra step you will see after you make your donation to provide your contact information. This is the only way we know that you are making a donation to Hospice of Homer, and we want to thank you. To all of you who donated to Hospice last year through Pick.Click.Give. A very special thank you.
More information about this program is available at www.PickClickGive.org. Or you can contact the Hospice office — 235-6899—with your questions. Thanks again. When you make a donation from your PFD through PickClickGive.org and your neighbor does...and another person does...it will add up quickly. With one donation at a time, we can make good things happen.
You can find more information about the program, including frequently asked questions at www.PickClickGive.org. Or you may call us at the Hospice office at 235-6899.
6th Annual Preparing for the Holidays Fundraiser
Hospice of Homer will hold our 5th annual “Preparing for the Holidays” fundraiser, our main fundraising event, November 9th at Alice’s Champagne Place. If you have been to any of our prior holiday events at Alice’s you know how the palace is decorated and transformed into a holiday fairyland. The festivities begin at 6:30 pm and end at 9:30 pm. The event is a wonderful way to kick off the holiday season by spending a delightful evening with your family, friends, and neighbors enjoying great food and supporting Hospice. The event includes a silent auction which provides the perfect holiday shopping opportunity for everyone to easily find unique, fun gifts. In between shopping at the auction tables, a four course meal with dessert will be served. Wine and champagne will also be poured for your delight and pleasure. Tickets are limited to 100 and are available at the Homer Bookstore. Ticket prices this year are $ 50.00.
Mark your calendar, and see you on November 9th, 2013, 6:30PM at Alice’s Champagne Place.
Hospice of Homer
Hospice of Homer was started in 1985 after Jean Hatfield, a community member experienced the caring support of a hospice program in another part of the country. She decided that we needed the same level of care in the Homer area. To lay the groundwork for the program, Jean formed a committee of community members, many of whom had experienced firsthand the stress of caring for a terminally ill family member. The founders envisioned a personal, neighbor-helping-neighbor program. Today Hospice continues to live out that vision offering a coordinated program of non-medical, supportive care that encompasses the physical, psychological, social, spiritual and emotional needs of those facing life-threatening illness or the transition process of dying. Read More »