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Alibrandi Center to host Katrina fundraiser Nov. 15
The John J. Alibrandi Catholic Center will hold a turkey dinner fundraiser on Sunday, Nov. 15, from 5-7 p.m. at the center, located at 110 Walnut Place (corner of Walnut Place and Adams Street).
The cost of the dinner is $5 per person and free for Syracuse University and SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry first-year students (with identification). Take out dinners are available.
Proceeds from the dinner will benefit the center’s upcoming mission trip to New Orleans to assist in ongoing Hurricane Katrina recovery efforts. The trip will take place Jan. 9-16, 2010.
For more information, contact the Alibrandi Center at 443-2600 or 478-5959.