Martini's Above Fourth to hold fundraiser Thursday for Leukemia & Lymphoma Society

SAN DIEGO – Martini’s Above Fourth will host a fundraiser at 7 p.m. Thursday to benefit the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS). The money raised will go toward the society’s work to find a cure for blood cancers.

“Martinis For The Cure” will include a ticket for the opportunity drawing, live entertainment, and an appetizer from the restaurant’s Select Event menu.

LLS is the world's largest voluntary health organization dedicated to funding blood cancer research, education and patient services. Its mission is to cure leukemia, lymphoma, Hodgkin's disease and myeloma, and improve the quality of life of patients and their families.

Since 1954, LLS has awarded more than $680 million in research funding.

While enjoying the food, martinis, specialty cocktails and entertainment, guests will also be able to peruse the many items that will be a part of a silent auction and participate in the opportunity drawing, which will include spa packages, gift certificates and many other items.

Tickets are $20, and advance purchase is recommended. To purchase tickets, contact Dale at (619) 490-4500 or e-mail dale@martinisabovefourth.com.

Martini’s Above Fourth is located at 3940 Fourth Ave., second floor, in Hillcrest.