Leslie Jordan, Emmy-winning star of hit TV show series, Will & Grace, hosts an evening of cabaret to benefit Aid for AIDS of Nevada (AFAN) inside the lounge at Palms Casino Resort at 8 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 27.
Creating the playbill for the special performance are QVegas magazine, monthly publication serving as the voice of the local LGBT community and Valley Press, locally-owned and family-operated design and printing provider. Local companies are invited to show their support and promote their businesses by purchasing sponsorships. Starting at $500 (bronze sponsorship), the packets feature tickets to the performance and exposure ranging from logo inclusion as well as full page ads in the playbill. Companies also have the option of purchasing pages from the playbill at special discounted rates starting at $200 per full-page. Approximately 300 copies will be printed and handed out to guests. AFAN, QVegas and Valley Press are accepting sponsorship applications and advertisers now through Friday, Oct. 1.
At the cabaret event on Oct. 27, well-loved comedian and not-so-tall actor Leslies Jordan shares his tall tales to support those affected and infected by HIV/AIDS in Southern Nevada. General admission tickets start at $35 and VIP table reservations (includes two tickets) start at $100. For tickets and more information, visit www.afanlv.org.
Aid for AIDS of Nevada (AFAN) was founded in 1984 and is the oldest and largest AIDS service organization in the state of Nevada. 2009 marked AFAN’s 25th anniversary of practicing its unyielding commitment to the community by providing unparalleled health expertise, support and advocacy for adults and children living with and affected by HIV/AIDS in southern Nevada. Over the years, AFAN has created various programs that offer consistent and comprehensive assistance including direct client service programs, food programs, prevention and education programs and community outreach. As part of AFAN’s mission, these client service programs assist in enhancing the physical health and psychosocial wellness of the individuals they serve, while promoting dignity and improving the quality of their lives. For more information, please visit www.afanlv.org.