The Junior League of Omaha is hosting its 6th annual Big Red Block Party fundraiser this Saturday, October 3rd during the Nebraska/Illinois football game at the Scott Conference Center on the University of Nebraska Omaha Pacific Campus.
The event features a tailgate buffet, desserts, drinks, and a program to recognize donors, as well as six 10-foot big screens to view the Nebraska/Illinois game.
All proceeds support the Junior League's charitable projects in the Omaha community, including "A Book of My Own," which puts books into the homes of children who don't have them, and "Project Hope Pack," which furnishes backpacks full of necessities and comfort items to children who are unexpectedly removed from their homes after a crisis.
Doors to the Big Red Block Party open Saturday at 1:30 PM, one hour before the Huskers kick-off against Illinois at 2:30 PM Tickets range from $25 to $3,000 and all ticket purchases are tax deductible.
For more information and to reserve tickets, visit: https://www.jlomaha.org