Great River Hospice to have flower sale fundraiser

Great River Hospice and Zaiser’s Florist and Greenhouse have teamed up for a spring flower sale to benefit patients at end of life and their families. The sale is scheduled from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Thursday, May 14, at Zaiser’s, 2400 Sunnyside Ave., Burlington.

A portion of the proceeds from all annuals and perennials sold May 14 will be donated to Great River Hospice to help provide physical, emotional and spiritual care to patients in Des Moines, Henry, Lee and Louisa counties, and their families.

“This is our sixth annual flower sale,” said Amy Burkhart, community liaison, Great River Hospice. “This fundraiser helps us provide services for our patients and grief-support programs that are open to the entire community.”

Gift certificates for any denomination can be purchased at Great River Hospice House or Zaiser’s through May 14. Only cash or checks will be accepted. Free delivery is available. Orders may be placed in person at Zaiser’s or by calling (319) 752-6871.

For more information, please call Great River Hospice at (319) 768-3350.