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72 FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 7 - MONDAY, NOVEMBER 10, 2014 CAPE. LIFE cape Gazette Harry K Foundation annou Christmas Ball on Dec. 6 nces The birth of the Harry K The outpouring of generosity Foundation last year laid outan the foundation has inspired is ambitious plan to end childhood one that humbles Keswani. "It's hunger in southern Delaware. amazing how people have come This year, the foundation is together and contributed to the making good on that promise success of the foundation," he as members continue to fund- says. raise, open food pantries, and The c0merstone to the founda- feed hungry children in local tion's, fundraising is the annual communities. Behind the entire Christmas Ball, which will take organization is Harry Keswani, place Saturday, Dec. 6. Last year's a local business owner and pas- event brought in $80,000, and sionate advocate on a mission to sights are set even higher for make sure no child goes hungry this year. The money raised in southern Delaware. by the ball stays in local com- Over the last year, the foun- munities, and 100 percent goes dation has been hard at work, directly to children in need. The opening f'ive food pantries, and a lavish event combines charity baby pantry in Rehoboth Beach. and holiday celebration, and is The Harry K Foundation also a traditional military-style ball became the only independent complete with military escorts f0undatlon that can issue the for guests, and an honor guard. Supplemental Nutrition Pro- The event will have silent and gram for Women, Infants, and live auctions as well as a raffle, Children. Recently, the founda- which will include custom jew- tion participated in Lunch with elry designed by Keswani himself a Purpose, raisingover $5,000 in as well as a loose diamond. The food items and $4,400 in cash for Funsters will provide music. the foundation. Tickets have just gone on sale Along the way, volunteers and are anticipated to sell quickly, have been coming on board, and To purchase, go to www.HarryK- donors have been lining up to Foundation.or& There are lots of help. Currently, the foundation ways to become involved, from is feeding 103 children through ball attendance, to sponsorships the Backpack Program, and this which range in price, to donat- ye , Keswani's goal is to double ing money or food. Donations in the amount of pantries in op- person can be made at Atlantic eration as well as adding more ]ewelry in Rehoboth at 313 South children to the growing program. Boardwalk, Rehoboth Beach. n iNa rnicke sen Artist's Studio Open House Saturday, November 15, 2014 11 am - 4 pm 16964 Black Marlin Circle, Lewes, DE 4 rains from HistOric Lewes (Wolfe Pointe) Hors d'Oeuvres and Bubbly] Screen Printing/Painting Studio Vivid Original Acrylic Work- . Photographic Shell Art in Exquisite Framing Limited Edition Prints Enter Drawing for Original Art! More info cell 703-973-1033 SUBMITTED PHOTOS H,~RY KESWANI AND HIS Harry K Foundation willhost a Christmas Ball Dec. 6 with proceeds going to fight hunger in the local area. ...........~ ~ Tidewater accepting applications from nbnprofits for golf tourney Tidewater Utilities Inc. is now Home, Sussex County Habitat for accepting applications from local Humanity, and USO Delaware. nonprofit organizations seeking Interested organizations must to,be beneficiaries of its 2015 complete and return an applica- Charity Golf tournament to be tion to be considered. held Aug. 10, 2015, at Heritage Tournament beneficiary ap- Shores in Bridgeville. plication forms can be found at "Tidewater has raised more and must be than $84,411 over the past seven received by the company no later years through its annual charity than Monday, Dec. 1. For more go tournament. Past recipient information call 302-747-1308. beneficiary organizations have Tidewater, established in included Children & Families 1964, provides a wide range of Fire, t, Del Tech Alumni, Kylee water and wastewater services McKenzie Gill Scholarship Fund, including consulting, contract Can-Do Playground at Milford, operations and maintenance, and Delaware Wildlands, MERR, bulk water supply. Y CA, Delaware Veterans For more information about Trust Fund, Delaware Veterans Tidewater, go to ;