ALTON — The Southwestern Illinois Chapter of the American Red Cross will hold its annual meeting and dinner celebration at 7 p.m. Thursday, June 5, at the Holiday Inn Alton.
“We will recognize our leadership volunteers, financial supporters and community partners as we celebrate what we’ve accomplished for those we serve,” Board Chairman Kelly Cobb said.
In addition to electing new members and officers, the board will hold a silent auction. The annual meeting is open to the public. Tickets are $35 per person. Corporations or individuals wishing to support chapter programs and services may also sponsor a table or make an in-kind donation for the silent auction. For more information on tickets and donations, call (618) 465-7704.
The chapter is celebrating 97 years providing Red Cross services to Bond, Calhoun, Clay, Cumberland, Effingham, Fayette, Jasper, Jersey and Madison counties.