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Event set for October 5
Tickets are now available for an evening of live music, dancing and dinner to mark the 30th anniversary of QUANADA. The event will be held at the Quincy Country Club on October 5th. The theme, “30 Years and Still Swinging” features live music by Miss Jubilee, a popular jump blues and swing jazz band from St. Louis. There will be a silent auction of art, jewelry and other items. A short video will be shown.
“Serving the area for 30 years is quite an achievement, especially when you consider we try to meet the needs in 5 counties,” said Megan Duesterhaus, Executive Director of QUANADA. “Our anniversary is an especially significant occasion and an important fundraiser for us…we’re looking forward to a fun evening!”
Tickets are $75 per person and include dinner, wine, beer and dancing. Call 222-0069 for tickets and more information.
QUANADA, (Quincy Area Network Against Domestic Abuse) began to offer services to victims of domestic violence and sexual assault in 1983. In 1984, the organization joined forced with Woodland Home, where QUANADA provides shelter and counseling services at 27th and Maine Street in Quincy. Woodland Home is noting their 160th year. QUANADA serves five counties in Illinois; Adams, Brown, Pike, Schuyler and Hancock.