Orchid Gala benefits veterans

A lineup of women entertainers will help honor women veterans during the Villagers for Veterans’ third annual Orchid Gala.

The event is scheduled from 6-9pm Saturday, Aug. 12, at Savannah Center, 1575 Buena Vista Blvd., The Villages.

Entertainment will be provided by the Orchid Divas: Cher impersonator Georgianne Hill, variety singer Amee Reese, and Petrina, who performs as Pink, Janis Joplin, and many other singers.

Tickets for the dinner and show cost $40 and can be purchased by calling 516.220.5068 or going to villagersforveterans.org. The event is BYOB.

Villagers for Veterans is a volunteer 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that helps severely wounded veterans regain their independence. To donate, volunteer, or for more information, go to villagersforveterans.org.