Cancer Support Community Delaware’s fundraising effort, the 2017 Red Balloon Cocktails for a Cause, will be held from 6:30 to 9 p.m. April 7 at Greenville Country Club, 201 Owls Nest Road, Wilmington.

The annual event will feature cocktails, hors d’oeuvres, wine grab, silent auction and live entertainment. Guests are encouraged to honor those affected by cancer by flying a red balloon in their name. The program is concluded with a live auction hosted by professional auctioneer Jeffrey Hammond.

The Red Balloon event is hoping to raise $35,000 for Cancer Support Community Delaware programs. Cancer Support Community is a nonprofit organization that provides support, education and hope to people with cancer and their loved ones.

Tickets are $100 per person and are available at