By Gloria Gregory
Community Outreach Facilitator, Helping Hands Pantry
The Helping Hands Pantry will be having its annual Pasta Ball Fundraiser Saturday, Nov. 22, at Forest Hills Lodge, 1601 W. Lane Road, Machesney Park, Illinois. This is the main fund-raiser of the year for Helping Hands Pantry, which has been serving the northern Winnebago County area since 2003.
Doors will open at 5:30 p.m., with dinner, catered by Nunzio’s restaurant, starting at 6:30 p.m. DJ Ron Reiner will provide music through the dinner hour. Entertainment will be provided by Improv Olympics, which is a renowned improv group out of Chicago with alumni such as Tina Fey, Amy Poehler, Stephen Colbert and Vince Vaughn. A silent auction, 50/50 raffle and door prizes are also included. Javamania and Halo cupcakes will be providing coffee and dessert.
Tickets are $35 per person and may be ordered online at www.helpinghandspantry.com or by phone at (815) 980-0208.
Posted Nov. 19, 2014