Tampa, FL – The Franciscan Center presents Stress Less. Give More. A Stressless Holiday Shopping Experience and Fundraiser on Tuesday, Dec. 3 from 5 to 8 p.m., a free open house offering hospitality and unique gift-giving opportunities for Christmas, Chanukah and other occasions.
Gift-giving opportunities will focus on wellness, spirituality and arts services from the Franciscan Center and other thoughtful Tampa Bay area providers and vendors. Offerings include all Franciscan Center programs, classes, dining and retreat packages, as well as yoga, art(s), aromatherapy, massage, chiropractic and other wellness service from local businesses.
“Enough with the stuff!” says Franciscan Center CEO Wendy Leigh. “You can share true joy this season with the gift of a retreat, or a class, or other experience that enhances someone’s life with peace and well-being.”
Activities will include a gift-wrapping service, holiday card writing in serene spaces, 50/50 raffles, Franciscan Center tours, a silent auction and tastings of holiday fare from the Franciscan Café. Additionally, the Tampa Breakfast Sertoma Club will sell poinsettias.
Stress Less. Give More. A Stressless Holiday Shopping Experience and Fundraiser will take place at the Franciscan Center, at 3010 N. Perry Ave., Tampa, FL 33603. Shoppers are also invited to visit FranciscanCenterTampa.org to purchase online.
The Franciscan Center is a non- profit, 501(3)(c), private retreat house sponsored by the Franciscan Sisters of Allegany, NY with a dedicated staff who are committed in carrying out the mission of providing the community with a place of peace, growth and wellness for the body, mind and soul. More information about the Center, upcoming retreat and events, and booking the venue is available by calling (813) 229-2695 and by visiting http://www.franciscancentertampa.org/.