Seven-year-old Gracie Green from Selkirik is the Heart Champion for this year's Capital Region Heart Ball on Saturday, March 20, from 6 p.m. to midnight at the Hall of Springs in Saratoga Springs. For years, the Heart Ball has been raising awareness about heart disease and celebrating those who have survived it. John Gray of FOX 23 is hosting the Heart Ball, which will include a cocktail hour, silent auction, live auction, dinner and dancing to Good for the Soul.
Tickets are $350 or $3,500 for a table of 10. For more information, check out www.heart.org/capitalregionnyheartball.
The Heart Ball is sponsored by the American Heart Association, which is the nation's oldest and largest volunteer health organization dedicated to preventing, treating and defeating health diseases, which are America's No.1 and No. 3 killers, according to information from the Web site. It funds research, conducts public and professional educational programs and advocates to protect public health.