The Cheers for the Kids fundraiser comes to the Cave Hollow West Winery at Mark Twain Cave Friday, April 11.

The evening, which includes wine tasting, music and food benefits children in need of speech and language therapy services which may not be covered by their school district or insurance company.

Shelly Bergman is the Director of the Speech and Pediatric Therapy Departments at Hannibal Regional Hospital. She was a guest on KHMO's Talk Back:

Enjoying good wine for a good cause is the goal of a fundraising event coming to Cave Hollow West Winery Friday, April 11.


Hannibal Regional Hospital Foundation and Hannibal Rite Care host a wine tasting at the winery they are calling, "Cheers for the Kids 2014."

The event runs from 5 to 9 p.m. Tickets are $20 each, which includes four wine tastings, appetizers and entertainment by Twain City Jazz. Also, a commemorative wine glass will be given to the first 100 attendees.

The proceeds benefit Hannibal Regional Hospital's Pediatric Therapy Services.

For more information or to purchase tickets, call the HRH Pediatric Therapy Department at 573-406-5777 or the HRH Foundation at 573-629-3577.