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Faith in Action Volunteers Dining for Dollars

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Faith in Action Volunteers (FIAV) will be holding it's 12th Annual Dining For Dollars - a Clergy Server evening. This is a fun and entertaining event where clergy from various area churches serve dinner to attendees while good-naturedly, such as singing, competing for "tips" to benefit Faith in Action. 

Faith in Action is for people 60 and over. The organization helps them to be active, engaged and involved in their community by mobilizing a network of volunteers to provide programming and care partnerships. Volunteers also help with transportation for medical appointments and grocery shopping and more. FIAV is always looking for volunteers as well. To learn more click here or call the program director at (607) 724-9130 ext. 304. ?

Proceeds from the event will support this program and help with transportation, shopping, building wheelchair ramps and much more. 

Dining for Dollars will be on Thursday, October 12 at the Polish Community Center on 347 Prospect Street in Binghamton. Social hour begins at 5:30 and dinner begins at 6:30 p.m. Dinner includes roast chicken, homemade halupki, garden salad, mashed potatoes, green beans, roll and butter, coffee and tea. Pasta is available for those who are vegetarians.

Tickets are $30 and can be purchased at 724-9130 or

Servers for this event include Rev. Jeff Aiosa, Rev. Beth Benham, Dcn. Ed Blaine, Fr. Don Bourgeois, Rev. Kimberly Chastain, Fr. Jim Dutko, Rev. Thomas Easttey, Dcn. Charles Ellis, Rev. Mark Kimpland, Rev. Becky Kindig, Rev. Cris Mogenson, Dcn. Dorothy Pierce, Rev. Dr. Joseph Sellepack, Fr. Tim Taugher, Rev. Doug Taylor, Rev. Jim Walck and Rev. Ronald Wenzinger. There will also be some special guest servers including Senator Fred Akshar, New York State Assemblywoman Donna Lupardo and more.

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