The Mississippi Kidney Foundation fund-raiser, the $10,000 Uptown Drawdown, will be held February 28, 7 p.m. at the Country Club of Jackson. Tickets are $175 which includes admission for two and one chance to win the $10,000 grand prize. Guests 30 and under have the opportunity to purchase tickets for $100. The evening includes a cocktail buffet, open bar, silent auction featuring 40 artists, and dancing to the Bluz Boys Band. Wilson Stribling is master of ceremonies. Preparing for the event are (from left) Jonathan Day, Anna Sweat, Ben and Ann Seale, Dana Traxler, and Laura and Chris Walters. For more information, call Gail Sweat, MKF executive director, at 601-981-3611.