Great River Hospice to have annual flower fundraiser

Great River Hospice and Zaiser’s Florist & Greenhouse have teamed up for a spring flower fundraiser to benefit patients at end of life and their families. The fundraiser is scheduled from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Wednesday, May 1, at Zaiser’s Florist & Greenhouse, 2400 Sunnyside Ave., Burlington.
A portion of the proceeds from annuals and perennials sold May 1 will be donated to Great River Hospice to help provide physical, emotional and spiritual care to patients in Des Moines, Henry, Lee and Louisa counties, and their families.
“This is our 10th annual flower fundraiser,” said Missy Allen, Hospice fundraising specialist. “This event helps us provide services for our patients and grief-support programs that are open to the community.”
Gift certificates for any denomination can be purchased through May 1 at Zaiser’s and Great River Hospice, 1306 S. Washington Rd., West Burlington. Only cash or checks will be accepted.
For more information, please call Great River Hospice at 319-768-3350.