On Friday, September 17 at 5:30 p.m., the doors will open for the 2nd Annual Designer Handbag Bingo hosted by the Volunteer Center. The fundraiser will take place at Summit Park II in Ceruti, 6601 Innovation Blvd. with bingo games from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.
The event will feature 20 rounds of bingo with handbags from high-end designers such as Kate Spade, Coach and Michael Kors to be awarded as prizes. Dinner is included as well as a large silent auction, raffle, 50/50 and punch boards. Tickets are sold individually at $ 45 each or $ 400 for a table of eight. Visit www.volunteerfortwayne.org or call 424-3505 for details.
Executive Director Ani Etter says, “This event promises a fun evening with friends and family, a chance to bring home a fabulous handbag, while also helping a great cause. Your presence will help support the Centre’s exclusive volunteer programs that meet the critical needs of low- and moderate-income families. We provide children’s winter coats, tax preparation, financial education and legal advice through the power of local volunteers.
Volunteer Center is a not-for-profit agency that has been part of the Fort Wayne community since 2004. Whether it’s special events or long-term commitments, volunteers are able to share their skills and knowledge. unique abilities, fulfilling meaningful community roles. To become a volunteer, visit www.volunteerfortwayne.org to complete an online application and find information about volunteer opportunities. Interested parties can also stop by the Volunteer Center office at 3401 Lake Avenue, Suite 4 or call 424-3505 for more information.