VALPARAISO | Black tie bingo is set for Oct. 19 at Strongbow Inn Banquet Center. This is the Caring Place's 10th annual fundraising gala. The event begins at 5:30 p.m. with registration and cocktails and dinner is served at 7 p.m. at 2405 U.S. 30.
There will be bingo and silent auction at 8 p.m.
Angelo Cicco of The Unit will provide entertainment. Proceeds from this event benefit The Caring Place -- a United Way agency that provides service and shelter for victims of violence and their children. This is the 35-year anniversary of The Caring Place. A photographer will be on hand taking complimentary photos.
Tickets are $100 per person and black tie optional. Reservations have been extended to Friday. Call (219) 464-0840.