The Lakewood Health System Foundation held its 26th annual Foundation Dinner Auction on April 26, surpassing their fundraising goal by $6,000, with a total of $46,000. All money raised will help support food initiatives combating hunger in local communities and in Kenya, according to a Lakewood news release.

Approximately 195 people attended the 1950s-themed event, which included a social hour, dinner, silent and live auctions, and entertainment provided by Chris Olson's Memories of Elvis show. The Foundation was thankful to those who supported the dinner auction this year.

Those interested in attending the 27th Annual Foundation Dinner Auction should keep April 24, 2020 in mind. More information will be available nearer the event. For questions or inquiries to the Foundation, call 218-894-8508 or email