‘Disco Dance Party’ to benefit ailing Jackson girl

Tickets are presently on sale for the Optimist Club of Jackson’s “Disco Dance Party” to be held Nov. 13 at 7:30 p.m. at the Larsen Road Firehouse, Larsen and New Prospect roads, Jackson. Proceeds from the party will benefit Dana Jefferson, a 13-year-old girl from Jackson who was very recently diagnosed with leukemia. She is currently undergoing treatment and will require a lengthy hospital stay.

The admission charge of $30 per person includes a buffet, cash bar, door prizes, a 50/50 raffle and a disco dance contest.

Entertainment will be provided by DJ Wally of Classic Entertainment, in addition to Phil Fraricauilla portraying John Travolta from the movie “Saturday Night Fever.” Seventies-style dress is optional.

The Optimists are asking local businesses to help with the donation of door prizes and ticket sales for this community event. Contact (732) 363-1346 or JacksonOptimists@aol.com for tickets and details.