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. Wednesday, May 11,
at Zaiser’s, 2400 Sunnyside Ave., Burlington.
A portion of the proceeds from annuals and perennials sold May 11 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 seventh 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 community.”
Cash or checks only will be accepted. Refreshments will be available throughout the day.
“We recently added a new florist shop and design center,” said
Carol Zaiser, owner, Zaiser’s Florist and Greenhouse. “The
Great River Hospice Flower Sale will be an excellent opportunity to see
our new space and let our experts help you pick out the perfect flowers
for your garden or containers.”
Free delivery is available. Orders may be placed in person or by calling
For those who cannot attend the sale, gift certificates for any denomination
can be purchased through May 11 at Zaiser’s or Great River Hospice
House, 1306 S. Washington Ro
For more information, please call Great River Hospice at (319) 768-3350.