Add elegance to the holiday season: Order a poinsettia from the Satellites Auxiliary.
The poinsettias range in price from $5 to $15 and are available in a variety of colors, including red, white, pink, and blue with gold. The plants vary in size from 4.5 inches to 7.5 inches and by the number of blooms.
Fresh wreaths measuring 14 inches also are available for $10.
Orders will be available for pickup on Health Science Campus Tuesday, Dec. 2, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the Four Seasons Bistro. The pickup date for Main Campus is Thursday, Dec. 4, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the Rocket Hall Lobby. For pickup, all poinsettias will be foiled and sleeved.
Payment options for the poinsettias include checks (payable to Satellites of UT Medical Center), cash, departmental requisition for Main Campus and payroll deduction for Health Science Campus. Payment is due at the time of pickup.
The Satellites Auxiliary is a group designed to promote education, research and service programs; provide support of patient programs in accordance with the needs and approval of administration; conduct fundraising events; and provide volunteer services.
For more information on the annual poinsettia sale, contact Lynn Brand, president of the Satellites, at firstname.lastname@example.org.