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Annual “Villa Fest” To Kick-Off Fall Season

September 8, 2019 - Addolorata Villa

carved pumpkins

Wheeling, IL – September 5, 2019 –The Addolorata Villa in Wheeling, part of the Franciscan Communities, will be hosting its Annual Villa Fest event on Sunday, September 8, from 10:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. This fun-filled event is open to the community and will feature a barbeque lunch, bake sale, games of chance, children’s games, jewelry and craft items for sale, and a silent auction. All proceeds will benefit the resident wellness programs.

Villa Fest Grand Prize Raffle tickets are also on sale for $10 each or 6 for $50. The 1st prize is $1,500, the second prize is $500 and the third prize is $250. The drawing will take place during the event, but the winner need not be present.

For more information about Villa Fest, please contact Julie Quattrocchi at 847-808-6145.

About Franciscan Communities

Franciscan Communities is a subsidiary of Franciscan Ministries and is sponsored by the Franciscan Sisters of Chicago. They provide quality senior living and compassionate healthcare services including independent living, assisted living, memory support, skilled nursing, rehabilitation services and more. Franciscan Communities are located in Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, and Ohio.

About Franciscan Ministries

Franciscan Ministries is a nonprofit Catholic system offering senior living, healthcare and community-based services. Franciscan Ministries provides home-and-community based healthcare services to support families and their loved ones. Additionally, they support young, at-risk women seeking a Catholic, secondary education, and operate a family violence prevention center and shelter.

For more information about Franciscan Ministries, call (800) 524-6126 or go to