Clearwater, Fla. – RCS Pinellas will hold the 9th Annual Blue Jean Ball on Feb. 23rd to raise
significant funds that will provide Help & Hope for the food insecure, homeless, and domestic
violence survivors of Pinellas County. The night includes delicious food, great entertainment, and a
“Each time the Blue Jean Ball rolls around I get excited and overwhelmed with gratitude. The level of
commitment and passion demonstrated by the volunteers who organize this event year after year is
immeasurable. The Blue Jean Ball is one of our marquee special events; without the funds it generates
it would be impossible to perform our mission. Due to the tireless and selfless efforts of the Blue Jean
Ball committee, we are able to provide programs and services for well over 130,000 individuals in
need living throughout Pinellas County. To be a part of such a fun and worthwhile event is truly a
blessing,” says Kirk Ray Smith, President & CEO of RCS Pinellas.
The Blue Jean Ball will take place Feb. 23 at 7:00 p.m. at a private residence in Largo; the specific
address will be provided in all ticket and sponsorship confirmations. The presenting sponsors are
Siracusa Staffing & Leasing and Bizco Technologies and other sponsors include Pinch A Penny,
and St. Petersburg College. To become a sponsor, purchase tickets, or learn more about the event,
RCS Pinellas has provided help & hope to people in need for 50 years. RCS’s mission is to feed the
hungry, help families facing homelessness return to self-sufficiency, and empower survivors of
domestic violence. Over 130,000 Pinellas County individuals are served annually with dignity to
accomplish this mission at the RCS Food Bank, the RCS Grace House, The Haven of RCS, RCS
Affordable Housing, RCS Energy Assistance Program, and RCS thrift store partnerships.
For more information on RCS, visit www.rcspinellas.org or call 727-584-3528.