Frequently Asked Questions

Holly Ball Foundation Event

What is the date for the upcoming Holly Ball benefit?
Saturday, December 7, 2019, 6:00 p.m. to 12:30 a.m.

How do I purchase tickets?
Tickets can be purchased online starting two months prior to the event or by calling the CentraCare Health Foundation at 320-240-2810.

What does the ball benefit?
Holly Ball proceeds benefit the CentraCare Health Hospital Hospice and Coborn Cancer Center Greatest Needs Funds. Proceeds go towards items that are not covered by insurance.

Where will the Holly Ball be held?
Holly Ball will be held at the River's Edge Convention Center.

What is the Sponsor Dinner?
The Sponsor Dinner is for anyone who donates $3,200 or more and includes, for 10 people, a gourmet wine sit-down dinner; special entertainment; a short program as well as access to the main event. Sponsor Dinner doors open at 4 p.m. and the meal is served promptly by 5:45 p.m.

What is a main event ticket?
A main event ticket includes the silent auction, hors d’oeuvres and dancing with the main bands. The main event runs from 6 p.m. to 12:30 a.m.

Where should I park?
Valet parking will be available and is strongly encouraged. The River's Edge Convention Center Ramp also is open.

Where can I stay overnight?
A few hotels near the Civic Center offer a discount to Holly Ball guests. Call any one of these hotels and ask for the Holly Ball block of rooms.

Grandstay Residential Suites
Courtyard St. Cloud
Best Western Kelly Inn

What should I wear?
This is a formal, black-tie affair. For this year, the colors are jewel tones. See our Holly Ball Pinterest page for additional ideas and inspiration.

I cannot attend, but can I send a donation?
Absolutely; each and every donation makes a difference for hospice and cancer patients. You can give online or call CentraCare Health Foundation at 320-240-2810.

I have items to donate for the auction, who do I contact?
Contact Sandy Spoden at 320-240-2810 or spodens@centracare.com.

I would like to become a sponsor, who do I contact?
Contact Beth Cummings at 320-240-2810 or Beth.Cummings@centracare.com.

I would like to volunteer by joining a committee and/or helping with set up and take down, who do I contact?
Contact Beth Cummings at 320-240-2810 or Beth.Cummings@centracare.com.

Make a Contribution

Proceeds from Holly Ball benefit the CentraCare Hospice and Coborn Cancer Center Greatest Needs Funds. Help improve the lives of patients and their families today.

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