BALTIMORE, May 3, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The 14th annual Bridesmaids' Bingo fundraising event will take place on May 11 at the Boumi Temple in White Marsh. Bridesmaids' Bingo raises money to support My Sister's Place Women's Center, a program of Catholic Charities that provides meals and other crucial services to women and their children in Baltimore City.
Bridesmaids' Bingo features door prizes and drawings in addition to 14 games of bingo. Many of the attendees arrive wearing bridesmaids' dresses and other wedding-related attire. Three hundred attendees are expected this year.
The event will be held on May 11, from 6-9 p.m., at the Boumi Temple, located at 5050 King Ave. in Baltimore.
"Bridesmaids' Bingo is a fantastic evening of fun and camaraderie for a great cause," said Bill McCarthy, executive director of Catholic Charities. "We are so grateful to the dedicated volunteers and sponsors who make this event possible, helping to support My Sister's Place Women's Center's mission of providing immediate help to women in Baltimore City who are experiencing poverty and homelessness."
About My Sister's Place Women's Center
My Sister's Place Women's Center provides three meals a day and access to services such as case management, education and job training to women in Baltimore City.
About Catholic Charities of Baltimore
Catholic Charities of Baltimore is Maryland's largest private provider of human services, offering assistance to children and families, people living in poverty, individuals with intellectual disabilities, immigrants and seniors without regard to religion, race or other circumstances.
Inspired by the Gospel mandates to love, serve and teach, the more than 80 programs of Catholic Charities improve the lives of hundreds of thousands of Marylanders each year.
Catholic Charities continues a legacy of charity and compassion that began with the establishment of the Catholic Church in Baltimore in 1792. Catholic Charities was named a 2015 Baltimore Sun Top Workplace, ranked among the top 10 largest employers in the Baltimore region. For more information, please visit www.cc-md.org.
Catholic Charities of Baltimore has experts available to discuss a wide variety of topics, including poverty, homelessness, mental health, intellectual disabilities, immigration and issues related to aging.
Contact: Bob Keenan
(443) 263-1929 or (202) 320-3632
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SOURCE Catholic Charities of Baltimore