Broken Hearts Ball Benefits The Partnership Valentine's Day

Thursday, January 9, 2014

The Broken Hearts Ball, presented by Brewer Media, is for couples, singles and friends from all over Chattanooga on Feb. 14 at 8 p.m.  

Guests will enjoy drinks, hors d’oeuvres, music and dancing at Stratton Hall, with Valentine’s entertainment like contests for worst break up lines and best forever stories. A photo booth will be available for guests to take home photos from the night. 

Advance registration is $35 each or $45 at the door.  

All proceeds of the event will benefit Partnership’s Rape Crisis Center.

 For more information and to register, visit or call 697-3828.

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