The 18th annual Tea for Two Hundred event will be held Aug. 8 at a private home in Washington.

The event, which will run from 4 to 7 p.m. at the home of Gael Hammer and Gary Goodwin, will benefit the New Milford VNA Hospice program and the Interfaith AIDS Ministry of Greater Danbury.

Festivities will include a silent auction, a hat contest, hors d'oeuvres, desserts and dancing.

Attendees are asked to wear white.

Tickets are $60 if purchased by July 24 and $75 after July 25.Tickets may be purchased at www.newmilfordvna.org or by calling 860-354-2216.

Volunteers are sought to help with the event.

Event promoters, designers, set up and break down crews, crowd organizers and on-site volunteers are sought.

For more information, to be a sponsor or to donate goods or services for the silent auction, call Debbie Matta at 860-354-2216 or email dmatta@newmilfordvna.org.