“Fundraiser to Benefit Catholic Charities”

Staff Writer
Aledo Times Record

The Catholic Charities Father Robert Lee Memorial Wine and Hors d'oeuvres Fundraiser will be held on Friday, April 16 from 5 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at Johnny's Italian Steak House -1300 River Drive in Moline. Tickets are $40/individual and $75/couple. All proceeds from this event will benefit the services in the Quad Cities area. For more information, or to make reservations, please call the Catholic Charities Office at (309) 788-9581.

Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Peoria provides a wide variety of services to area residents regardless of age, gender, race, income, or faith. Programs include foster care, adoption services, pregnancy support, residential treatment and independent living services, family counseling, youth crisis intervention, daycare, senior services, community organizing, family preservation, Latino and immigrant outreach, abstinence education, and women’s counseling and support. Approximately, 400 staff and 2,300 volunteers serve more than 30,000 children and families throughout 26 Central Illinois counties each year.