March 30, 2007

Tables available for Spirit of Service Awards dinner

Spirit of ServiceCNN anchor Betty Nguyen will be the keynote speaker at the Spirit of Service Award Dinner, benefiting Catholic Charities Indianapolis.

The event will begin at 5:30 p.m. on April 26 at the Indiana Roof Ballroom in Indianapolis.

Nguyen is also the co-founder of Help the Hungry, an organization that strives to alleviate global hunger by providing humanitarian relief to poverty-stricken families.

At CNN, she is the anchor of CNN Saturday Morning and CNN Sunday Morning. She has also contributed to the network’s coverage of the death of Pope John Paul II, the London bombing attacks and the Iraqi elections.

Tables for eight people can be purchased at three different levels: $10,000 for a benefactor, $5,000 for a patron and $1,750 for a partner.

The funds will help to support the efforts of Catholic Charities Indianapolis to provide family support, eldercare, crisis assistance and shelter while serving as an advocate for peace and social justice.

Catholic Charities Indianapolis also provides programs for children, youth, adults and families, including counseling for individuals and couples.

(For more information about the Awards Dinner or to make reservations, call 317-236-1425 or 800-382-9836, ext. 1425.) †

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