2007-07-12 / News

Women's center plans fund-raiser

On Friday, July 20, dance the night away as the Women's Resource Center of Newport & Bristol Counties hosts "A Summer Evening by the Sea," at Easton's Beach Rotunda at First Beach in Newport.

The night's events will include rides on the carousel, light summer fare, an open bar provided by Sambar and crowd-pleasing music performed by the popular "Brass Attack."

The event will be held from 8 p.m. to midnight. Tickets are $50 per person. A pair of diamond starfish earrings and a deluxe wine basket will be raffled off at $10 per ticket.

The Women's Resource Center of Newport & Bristol Counties is one of the six member agencies of the Rhode Island Coalition Against Domestic Violence. Services provided include an emergency safe home, a 24-hour helpline, court advocacy, counseling, community outreach, support groups, children's programs and prevention through public awareness and education. For more information and to purchase tickets, contact Lisa Sheley at 849-5263.

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