BATON ROUGE, La (BARPROUD) ––– The Salvation of Greater Baton Rouge will hosts its ninth annual Shield of Hope Gala at the L’auberge Casino and Hotel on May 19.

The Shield of Hope Gala raises funds for The Salvation Army’s programs and services, including sheltering the homeless, rehabilitation programs, and community-wide monthly feedings.

Tickets give you access to premium seats for a three-course meal and access to the live and silent auctions. Guest speaker Julio Melara will also discuss the immediate needs of Greater Baton Rouge, and The Chase Tyler Band will perform all of their hits, including “Louisiana is My Home.”

The evening will also include a presentation of the Donna Britt Community Service Award to a local business or organization that has helped the community. 

For more information and to buy tickets for the event, click here.