FAIRMONT, W.Va. – Catholic Charities West Virginia will hold its Raising Hope Designer Bag Bingo on April 14 from 12:00 p.m. until 3:00 p.m.
“This will be a fun event that informs the public of the services Catholic Charities provides, while raising funds for those services,” said Alissa Wilmoth, Catholic Charities West Virginia (CCWVa) Central Regional Director.
Proceeds will support the vital services CCWVa provides to ensure all people can access the services they need to reach their full potential and work toward lasting and meaningful change. CCWVa’s Central Region provides multiple food pantries and emergency assistance for those in need.
Attendees will enjoy an exciting afternoon of bingo with the chance to win designer handbags. A variety of designers will be represented. The purses will contain jewelry and accessories, Penn & Company home fragrance products, Avon products and many other items.
“We are grateful for the generous parishes and others who have sponsored the handbags and concessions,” said Wilmoth.
The event will be held at the Knights of Columbus on Mary Lou Retton Drive in Fairmont. Doors will open at noon, with an early bird game at 12:30 p.m. Regular bingo will begin at 1:00 p.m.
Tickets are $20. Extra cards can be purchased at the door for $10 each. Registration is available online at http://catholiccharitieswv.org/blog/raising-hope-purse-bingo/. For more information, call (304) 292-6597 or visit www.CatholicCharitiesWV.org.