Friday, September 16, 2011
Fundraiser for "Kennedy Kares" Saturday 9/17 at Remedy's!
Remedy’s, a popular tavern chain with
two locations in Henderson, will sponsor and host the Fourth
Annual “Kennedy Kares” fundraising event at its 3265 St. Rose
Parkway location, a benefit for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, on
Saturday, September 17 from 1 to 5 p.m.
The event, which raised more than $21,000 last year (and more than $50,000
since its inception) for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, is the brainchild of Henderson residents and proud parents Anthony and Nikki
“What a thrill it is to bring this event back for the fourth year. This
community and the customers at Remedy’s always step up to help us
raise a lot of money for St. Jude,” said Anthony Aukofer, event organizer
and Remedy’s bartender. “Our daughter Kennedy is four years old and
we are very fortunate that she was born healthy and continues to be a very
healthy little girl. We want to do our part to help those parents and
families with children fighting cancer and raising money for St. Jude is a great
The management of Remedy’s invites the public to celebrate
Kennedy’s birthday and make a donation to St. Jude. Attendees will
have the opportunity to participate in a silent auction with items
including: 2 round trip tickets to London; membership to Dragon Ridge Golf Course;
show, hotel and restaurant certificates and a mini-video poker machine,
among many others.
Remedy’s will also host a dunk tank during the event, providing guests an
opportunity to dunk their favorite Remedy’s employees. The
tavern will also award a $1,000 bonus to the guest who hits the first
Royal Flush during the hours of the event.
For a limited time, a complimentary buffet of sandwiches, pastas and
salads will be available to those who make a donation during the
event. One hundred percent of donations will go directly to St. Jude
Children’s Research Hospital.
“This year, in addition to accepting donations at the event, we launched a
so the fundraising party can happen year-round,” said Aukofer.
For further information about the “Kennedy Kares” event visit www.remedystavern.com,
or by calling Remedy’s at 702.982.3026.
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