Hospice of the North Shore and Greater Boston, located in Danvers, is hosting a kickoff benefit party for its 26th annual charity walk.
The benefit is scheduled for Thursday Aug. 15 from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at the Atrium on Sylvan Street in Danvers.
The event includes a live and silent auction, food, a wine toss, treasure chest and other activities.
Tickets for the event are $40 and can be purchased at the organization's website.
All proceeds will go to the 2013 Walk for Hospice of the North Shore and Greater Boston, which is scheduled for Sunday Sept. 22.
Hospice of the North Shore and Greater Boston has provided comprehensive and compassionate care for individuals and families dealing with life-threatening illnesses for over 30 years.