Letter to the Editor: First in-person fundraiser for New Horizons Women Shelter


Photo retrieved from www.nhagainstabuse.org.

Sierra Lyon, Guest Contributer

A ”Galentine’s Day Brunch”, presented by Pischke Motors, a celebration of love and friendship for benefit of New Horizons Shelter and Outreach Centers will be held at the Court Above Main from 9:00 am to 11:30 am on Saturday, February 12, 2021. The Court Above Main is located at 420 Main St., La Crosse, WI 54601.

The party will get started at 9 am at the Court Above Main in Historic Downtown La Crosse with a coffee bar and donut bar donated by Linda’s Bakery. While guests will sip their coffee and complimentary mimosa, they can get ready for the upcoming holiday with “Last Minute Valentine’s Day Gifts” and “Getaway Packages” in our silent auction and raffle.

Over brunch from Serves You Right catering, guests will laugh and learn with a presentation from New Horizons staff and humorist, Lisa David Olson. Before we say goodbyes at 11:30 am, Galentine’s Day Swag Bags will be given to every guest.

New Horizons is excited to see their community supporters in person again at this event, “Our community has shown us increased generosity throughout the pandemic, and we are so excited for this opportunity to show our supporters how thankful we are for their continued contributions and build up support for our future.” said Sierra Lyon, Development Coordinator. To accommodate all guests, we will be taking increased precautions to protect everyone’s health and safety.

Tickets are available for $50 each and $500 for a table for ten people. Tables can be marked with business logos or a group’s name. Tickets are available online at bit.ly/nhgalentinesdaybrunch or over the phone at 608-791-2610 ext. 1305. ALL are welcome to this event, not just the gals.

About New Horizons Shelter and Outreach Centers:

New Horizons is a frontline provider of safety and services to survivors of domestic and sexual abuse in La Crosse and Trempealeau counties. Through direct services provided by our agency advocates and an emergency shelter for victims of domestic violence and their children, survivors are able to get back on their feet to rebuild their life free from danger and violence.

Media Contact:

Sierra Lyon, Development Coordinator

New Horizons Shelter and Outreach Centers

608-791-2610 ex. 1305