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Annual Jeans And Jewels Gala Benefits Those With Disabilities
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The 2017 Wild West Gala, Jeans and Jewels, benefitting Society for disABILITIES will be held on Saturday, Oct. 21 from 5:30 p.m. to 11 p.m. at the Durrer Barn in Modesto. This year’s event will also celebrate the 70th Anniversary of Society for disABILITIES. The Gala evening includes a rib-eye steak dinner with dessert, dancing to a live band, poker, live and silent auctions, and more. Tickets are $100 per person, 21 and over only.

All proceeds benefit Society for disABILITIES, an organization dedicated to helping improve and enrich the lives of those with disabilities through recreation, social and education programs as well as the only durable medical equipment loan closet in the area. Society for disABILITIES is 100 percent privately funded and receives no government funding. Your support will help provide people with disabilities opportunities to gain independence, confidence, and inclusion.

Sponsorship and or tickets may be obtained via the website at, by calling (209) 524-3536 or by coming into the Society for disABILITIES office at 1129 8th St., Suite 101, Modesto.


Organizers are also looking for auction items and volunteers to help at the event. Contact Carolyn Gomes if you are interested or have any questions; by email at or by calling (209) 524-3536.