Tickets now available for Parkview Foundation’s 16th Annual Cookin’ Men

Fort Wayne, Ind. – March 12, 2019 – Tickets are now available for Parkview Foundation’s 16th Annual Cookin’ Men, presented by Fifth Third Bank. Guests can support women’s health while enjoying a night of fun, food, silent auctions and generosity by purchasing tickets at

Each year, Cookin’ Men attendees enjoy dishes prepared by more than 105 local men who volunteer their culinary talents in support of women’s health. This year’s event will be Saturday, April 27, at the Allen County War Memorial Coliseum. The VIP party will begin at 6 p.m. and general admission begins at 7 p.m. VIP tickets, which will be limited, are $150, and general admission tickets are available for $65.

This year, guests will be supporting Francine's Friends and providing diagnostic testing for uninsured and underinsured women through its mobile mammography coach. This critical service provides women with the health resources they might not otherwise receive. Francine’s Friends has been able to perform 15,612 mammograms, afford over 11,000 first-screen mammograms and provide diagnostic services to more than 43,900 women since it began serving the region in 2005.

Francine's Friends Mobile Mammography coach and breast cancer initiatives serve northeast Indiana, northwest Ohio and southeast Michigan.

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