Media Advisory - Fantasy Fortune Night boosts fortunes of homeless women

    Fred Victor Centre hosts 13th annual Gala Fundraiser

    TORONTO, Oct. 22 /CNW/ - One of Toronto's oldest and most respected
charitable organizations serving homeless and low income Torontonians will
host its annual fundraiser benefiting Women's Services - an overnight women's
hostel and women's day program. The fundraising goal is $150,000.00.
    In true Vegas fashion - without the actual gambling - sponsors and guests
will be entertained by Marilyn Monroe and Elvis impersonators, try their hand
at mock-blackjack, enjoy a delicious meal and bid on silent and live auction
items generously donated by Toronto and surrounding area businesses.

    Date:       Thursday, October 23, 2008
    Time:       6 p.m.
    Location:   Arcadian Court
                The Bay
                401 Bay Street, Simpson Tower, 8th Floor

    The first Annual Mary Sheffield Award will be presented by Mary Anne
Chambers to Valerie Hyman who is being recognized for providing exceptional
service, achievement and leadership in addressing homelessness and poverty in

For further information:

For further information: Mark Pusey, Director of Development and
Communications, (416) 473-4909,; Carol Watson,
Communications and Fundraising Co-Ordinator, (416) 364-8228 ext. 305,

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