ASHEVILLE, NC – The YWCA of Asheville’s sixth annual Black & White Gala will be held on Thursday, September 30th, at 6:30 pm at the Crowne Plaza Expo Center. The Gala is a dance PARTY for everyBODY. The evening will feature high energy dance music by Westsound, a silent auction, and delicious food from local restaurants. Festive black and white attire is encouraged. Tickets are $50 each (YW members get 20% off of tickets). All event proceeds will go to support YWCA programs which bridge gaps in child care, education, health care, and earning power.