Circle of Friends Tea

Welcome ladies, you have found one of our Signature Events! The Annual Circle of Friend's Tea fundraiser is a cherished tradition in which 200 local ladies of all ages support the mission of St. Martin's Healthcare each February.

Guests from Northeast Indiana are invited to enjoy a light lunch followed by entertainment and an inspiring message. Thanks to loving volunteers, we pair a special tea list with delicious one-of-a-kind desserts to ensure an extraordinary experience. On the day of, tea guests have the opportunity to purchase raffle tickets on a variety of gift packages donated by local businesses, individuals, and organizations. Guest also have an opportunity to make a special donation to the clinic following a heartfelt appeal.

Past themes have been A Jazzy Affair, Mad Hatter Tea, A Black & White Affair, The Heart of Giving, Puzzle Pieces, Connecting the Dots, Safety Net Fabric, Queen for A Day, and Around the World Tea.

All proceeds benefit St. Martin's Healthcare, allowing for the continued service for the uninsured and underinsured of DeKalb and Noble Counties. Please register as a tea partner and purchase tea tickets here smhcin.org/tea-registration.

2021 Virtual Tea Partners

2021 Virtual Tea Raffle Donors

  • Byler Lane Winery
  • Friends of St. Martin's Healthcare
  • Hang 10 Tropical Desserts
  • Hartland Winery
  • Fort Wayne Putt-Putt Fun Center
  • Taylor Rental/Party Plus

2021 Virtual Tea Guests

  • Beth Horrom
  • Beth Scherer
  • Char Suntken
  • Charlotte Miller
  • Deanna Vazquez
  • Dr. Trina Chapman-Smith
  • Geri Boyden
  • Hertha Moran
  • Jack & Maggie Bortner
  • Janell Grear
  • Joan Nern
  • Julie and Stephanie Sonnenberg
  • Kathy Bassett
  • Katrina Custer
  • Kayleen Leonard
  • Mary Ann Ketzenberger
  • Mary Campbell
  • Mary Smaltz
  • Mr. and Mrs. Gary Helmkamp
  • Mr. and Mrs. James Littlejohn
  • Mr. and Mrs. Jedd Copenhaver
  • Nik & Grace Caswell
  • Niki Post
  • Pam Anspaugh
  • Phyllis Gerstner
  • Rebecca Cattell
  • Shirley Ruegsegger
  • Sue Carpenter
  • Sue Vandezande
  • Susan Fischer
  • Susan Souder
  • Susie Brancscum
  • Theresa Siberry
  • Veronica Cattell