SANSAR is hosting its 4th annual fundraising gala on Friday, June 8th, 2018 in efforts to reach its goal, to raise $80,000 for its South Asian Risk Assessment Clinic. Patients receive comprehensive cardiovascular screening to help determine their risk for heart disease and diabetes. South Asian physicians at the Clinic work with the patients to promote earlier risk factor modification, and lifestyle interventions. he funds raised at the Gala will go towards the expansion of the Clinic, including extended clinic hours, increasing risk stratification, managing and supporting the Clinic’s research, data analysis, and the community's growing need of the clinic.
The black-tie affair is a ‘Fire & Ice’ theme, showcasing major sponsors in ice displays. The event is all set for guests to enjoy a cocktail and dinner reception, live performers, and participate in a raffle and a silent auction. Guests will be encouraged to use the hashtag, #sansargala, during the evening to post on SANSAR’s real-time Twitter feed, a big hit each year. Dinner reception will be followed by dancing.