The nonprofit will honor Beverly Prima at the Bay Head Yacht Club on November 18, 2022.
Toms River, NJ – HOPE Sheds Light, Inc. (HSL), a family focused non-profit organization offering education, resources, support and HOPE to everyone and anyone affected by substance use disorder, has announced that tickets and sponsorship opportunities are now available for its 4th Annual Evening of HOPE, honoring Beverly Prima. The event will be held on Friday, November 18, 2022 from 6pm to 10pm at the Bay Head Yacht Club (111 Metcalfe Street, Bay Head). Cocktail attire is required (per policy of the BHYC, no blue denim please).
The evening will kick off HOPE Sheds Light’s 10-year anniversary celebration (2013-2023) and feature tapas-style dining, gourmet specialty stations, cocktails and mocktails and dancing. Space is limited. All event proceeds will benefit the mission of HOPE Sheds Light. For tickets or sponsorship opportunities, please visit gala.HOPEShedsLight.org.
“HOPE Sheds Light’s goal through its 4th Annual Evening of HOPE is to honor the many people and corporations who have helped make our efforts so successful over the last decade,” said Pamela Capaci, CEO of HOPE Sheds Light. “Moving forward, we will continue to unite the community by spreading awareness on substance use disorder and the promise of recovery.”
Founded in 2012 after co-founder Ron Rosetto lost his son Marc to a battle against substance abuse. HOPE Sheds Light acts as a voice of hope in a community in desperate need of knowing that recovery is possible. Along with Co-founders Arvo Prima and Stephen Willis, and a team of board members and volunteers, HSL aims to shed light into the shadows of stigma and fear.
“We believe that by putting a familiar face to addiction through the sharing of our stories, we are sending a new message that shows the community that recovery is possible,” said Nancy Moore, MS, CPRS, Director of Recovery Centers Ocean. “We are passionate about helping anyone in need, and HOPE Sheds Light is here to provide those individuals with the resources they need to find hope for a future free from substance use disorder.”
About HOPE Sheds Light, Inc.
HOPE Sheds Light, Inc. is an IRS 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization (Tax ID: 46-3910504) that is supported by friends and families directly affected by substance use disorder and found recovery through continuous love, support and understanding. The mission of HOPE Sheds Light is to raise awareness and educate individuals, families and the community about the impact of substance use disorder by having the courage to share personal experiences and offer strength, wisdom, hope and resources that lead to positive community change and long-term recovery. To learn more, please visit http://www.HOPEShedsLight.org.