NEWS RELEASE DESERT MINISTRIES, INC P.O. BOX 3301 OMAHA, NE 68103
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE FROM:
DESERT MINISTRIES, INC.
PAUL FALKOWSKI, EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR (402)556-8032 – E-Mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
DATE: October 11, 2010
DECEMBER 9, 2010:
“CHRISTMAS IN OUR HEARTS” CHRISTMAS PRODUCTION REACHES OUT TO SENIOR CITIZENS IN NEBRASKA AND IOWA OMAHA, NE –10TH ANNUAL CONCERT, “CHRISTMAS IN OUR HEARTS,” TO BE PRESENTED BY DESERT MINISTRIES FOR NEBRASKA AND IOWA SENIOR CITIZENS, SHOW TO FEATURE SOME OF OMAHA’S BEST MUSICIANS AND SINGERS. “‘Christmas in Our Hearts’ is an annual Christmas celebration that we host on behalf of the elderly,” Paul Falkowski, founder and executive director of Desert Ministries, said. “We bring in residents from senior living facilities all around the metro area and give them a Christmas party to remember. For some of these folks, it’s the only Christmas celebration they’ll have, so we do everything we can to make it extra special.” The production of music, dance, and drama is presented by volunteer artists from around Omaha. Many of these artists are professional musicians who frequently volunteer their talents to the elderly throughout the year. An additional 100 volunteers will be on hand to make this event a success by safely loading and unloading busses, ushering, and serving refreshments. The venue for this year’s event is the DoubleTree Hotel, Main Ballroom, 1616 Dodge Street. The concert begins at 1:30 P.M. The event is free and open to the public. Desert Ministries is an Omaha-based non-profit 501 (c) 3 organization that creates programming to support the people who live and work in Omaha’s nursing homes and assisted living facilities. ###