Published April 4, 2007



The sights and sounds of "Carnaval", the world's most famous party, are part of the Ship of Hope Gala taking place on Friday, May 4, 2007. Sail away to "A Night in Rio" and experience the magic and color of Brazil. The event is a benefit for Hope Hospice, a non-profit organization serving the Tri-Valley since 1980.

A Night in Rio
Enjoy an evening of all the romance and color of "Carnaval" on Friday, May 4, 2007 at 6:30 pm at the Blackhawk Museum in Danville. Join KPIX Channel 5's Roberta Gonzales on a magical voyage for a fun evening of dining, dancing, live entertainment and auctions all while raising funds for Hope Hospice. Hope Hospice provides specialized hospice care for patients facing a life-threatening illness and offers grief support to families and loved ones.

Additional Information
Additional information relating to the event, sponsorship opportunities and event participation is available. Please feel free to use the contact information below for details.

Contact Information
Pattie DiLauro
Hope Hospice
6500 Dublin Boulevard, Suite 100, Dublin, California  94568
(925) 829-8770   phone     (925) 829-0868  fax     info@hopehospice.com  e-mail     www.hopehospice.com    WWW

Hacienda Owners Association
4473 Willow Road, Suite 105, Pleasanton, California  94588-8570
(925) 734-6500  phone     (925) 734-6501  fax     info@hacienda.org  e-mail     www.hacienda.org    WWW