October Is Domestic Violence Awareness Month

As part of the October Domestic Violence Awareness Month, Beaman Home, the area's emergency shelter and outreach center for victims of domestic violence, is planning a bingo fundraiser Oct. 16 at the Center Lake Pavilion, Warsaw. This year's theme is “Light Up the Lives of Domestic Violence Victims.” Tickets for the event are $20 in advance and $25 at the door. Ticket price includes bingo cards, a meal and a chance to win a door prize. To purchase advance tickets, call the Beaman Home at 574-267-7701 or purchase them from the receptionist at the K21 Health Services Pavilion, 1515 Provident Drive, Warsaw. Prizes have been donated by over 40 local businesses. Doors will open at 5:30 p.m. with bingo beginning at 6:30 p.m.