Mankato nonprofit, One Bright Star will host its 21st annual Celebration of Life Gala on  Saturday, February 25th from 5 – 10 pm at Mayo Clinic Health System Event Center in  Mankato. This is One Bright Star’s largest fundraising event of the year. It features a  social hour, dinner, live and silent auctions and entertainment with the piano duo called,  Dueling Keys.

The mission of One Bright Star is to be a resource to families who have lost a child to  death. The fundraiser is a black-tie encouraged event meant to celebrate the lives of lost  children, draw attention to One Bright Star’s mission and to raise funds to support the  nonprofit in its many ways that it serves families.

To register, volunteer, donate auction items or be a sponsor, go to One Bright Star Dot  Org and click the “events” tab. Tickets are $75 per person if purchased prior to February  1st and $100 if purchased from February 1st through February 15th.