Xi Iota Epsilon Sorority, a McPherson Chapter of Beta Sigma Phi, will host the 2020 Red Event on Feb. 15. The event will be held at the McPherson American Legion, 401 N. Main St. from 8 to 11 p.m.
Each year since 2015 Xi Iota Epsilon has chosen female recipient who is experiencing a personal challenge to be the benefactor of the Red Event. This year Jennifer Burch, a member of the chapter was selected as this years recipient.
Burch was diagnosed in April with Triple Negative Invasive Ductal Carcinoma, a very aggressive form of breast cancer. She has undergone 16 rounds of chemotherapy and will begin 33 rounds of radiation in February at the Oklahoma Proton Center.
Tickets for the event are $20 per person and includes a dance with music by Lucky Seven DJ, light appetizers and a silent auction. A cash bar will be available.
Additional information and advanced tickets can be purchased by contacting 620-242-3007 or 620-242-4109. Tickets will also be available at the door that evening.