Save the date for the following happenings
Catholic Charities Annual Christmas Appeal. Watch for our letter in your mailbox or click HERE to donate. For more information call 941-355-4680, ext 305 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Catholic Charities of Collier County will host the fundraiser "A Night at DUSK" at The Ritz-Carlton Beach Resort in Naples on Tuesday, December 10 from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. The newly designed Ritz-Carlton cocktail lounge, DUSK, brings the atmosphere of the beach at twilight indoors. A spectacular outdoor patio also provides scenic Gulf of Mexico and preserve views. Come and enjoy the sunset while supporting Catholic Charities. The hotel will be decorated for the Christmas season. A total of 20% of all food and beverages purchased between 5 p.m. and 8 p.m. will support the programs and services of Catholic Charities of Collier County. For more information, please contact Star Barto at Catholic Charities at 239-455-2655 or email@example.com.
Catholic Charities, Diocese of Venice, Inc. offers a free First Time Homebuyer Class in both English and Spanish. Upcoming classes include Saturday, December 14 from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and Monday, January 13 and Tuesday, January 14 from 4:30 to 9 p.m.
Four topics to be covered include: Steps To Successful Homeownership which includes funds available to first time homebuyers as well as fair housing rights; Winning Credit History/Shopping for a Loan which includes items required to make a loan contract, budget and money management, and the loan and application process; Shopping for a Home/Choosing a Realtor which includes what to know when looking for a home and realtor, understanding a sales contract, and negotiation and home inspection; and Home Ownership which includes what it means to be a home owner, how to care for your home and maintain it, security issues and avoiding foreclosure.
Participants in the class will be eligible for assistance from Manatee and Sarasota counties bond and/or grant programs for down payment and closing costs. For more information and to register for the class, please call Catholic Charities, Diocese of Venice, Inc. in Manatee County at (941) 714-7829.
25th Anniversary Catholic Charities Ball for Catholic Charities of Sarasota and Manatee Counties on Saturday, January 25, 2014 at 6 p.m. at the Ritz-Carlton. Click HERE for tickets or call 941-355-4680, ext. 311 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Venice Veterans Gala for the Veteran's House of Catholic Charities on Sunday, January 26, 2014 at 2 p.m. at the Venice Community Center. Click HERE for tickets or call 941-488-5581.
Our Mother’s House Wine Tasting, Auction and Dinner Dance for Our Mother’s House of Catholic Charities on Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 5:30 p.m. at the Plantation Golf and Country Club. Click HERE for tickets or call 941-485-6264 or email email@example.com.
Venetian Charity Ball for Catholic Charities of Lee, Hendry and Glades Counties on Saturday, March 1, 2014 at 6 p.m. at the Hyatt Regency Coconut Point Resort and Spa. Click HERE for tickets or call 239-334-4007 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Bethesda House Mardi Gras Madness for Bethesda House of Catholic Charities on Fat Tuesday, March 4, 2014 at 6 p.m. at the Sarasota Yacht Club. Click HERE for tickets or call 941-355-4680, ext. 311 or email email@example.com.
Boots and Bandannas Dinner Dance for Catholic Charities of DeSoto County on Saturday, March 8, 2014 at 5:30 p.m. at Kingsway Country Club. Click HERE for tickets or call 863-494-1068 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Emerald Ball for Catholic Charities of Collier County on Saturday, March 15, 2014 at 6 p.m. at the Ritz-Carlton Beach Resort. Click HERE for tickets or call 239-455-2655 or email email@example.com.
Charity Golf Classic for AFCAAM of Catholic Charities on Friday, April 11, 2014 at the Forest Country Club. For more information call 239-461-0233 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.