Save the date for the following happenings
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.
Catholic Charities, Diocese of Venice, Inc. offers a free First Time Homebuyer Class on Saturday, March 22 from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 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.
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.