Gilda’s Club Delaware Valley, a local nonprofit organization that provides free emotional and social support to people living with cancer and to their family and friends, will host its 14th Annual Basket Bingo event on Saturday, February 23 at Westaby Hall at the Fairless Hills Volunteer Fire Company (Hood Boulevard, Fairless Hills, Pa.). Doors open at 11 a.m. and the games begin at 1 p.m. This year’s theme is “Let’s Go to Bat for Gilda’s!”
The event, which draws hundreds of participants each year, features Longaberger® baskets, a Chinese auction, raffles, special games, a 50/50, food, and door prizes. All proceeds benefit Gilda’s Club Delaware Valley and ensure that people impacted by cancer in the Delaware Valley continue to have free access to the club’s program of social and emotional support.
The event’s title sponsor is Winpak Portion Packaging Inc. Other corporate sponsors include Aria Health.
Tickets are $18 and include admission, three bingo cards for each of the 20 games, plus entry into the drawing for lots of great door prizes. Tickets must be purchased in advance. Please send a check payable to Gilda’s Club Delaware Valley, along with a stamped, self-addressed return envelope, to Basket Bingo, Gilda’s Club Delaware Valley, 200 Kirk Road, Warminster, PA 18974. Your tickets will be mailed back to you. In an effort to seat everyone comfortably, only 500 tickets will be sold. In the event that tickets do not sell out, they will be sold the day of for $25 each. Extra Bingo cards are available at the door for only $5. They cannot be purchased in advance.
Tickets are also available for purchase online at www.gildasclubdelval.org/bingo at a cost of $20 each.
If you cannot attend the event but would like to support Gilda’s Club Delaware Valley’s vital work, please considering sending a tax-deductible donation.