Grocery Charity Ball

The 2013 Grocery Charity Ball will be held at the Langham Hotel in Auckland on 31 August. This year’s charity will be Steps for Life, a programme dedicated to reducing the rate of obesity among children.

The event will be hosted by Sir Peter Leitch, aka The Mad Butcher.

FGC CEO Katherine Rich says the council is proud to continue its support of the ball.

“We are delighted that Steps for Life has been announced as the beneficiary for 2013. Steps for Life is to be commended for dedicating its efforts to reducing the rate of obesity in our community by empowering children, teenagers and their families with the tools needed to live a healthier lifestyle."

Tickets are $325 + gst each. Expressions of interest or pre-bookings can be made by going to the Grocery Ball Charity website here.