Benefit to help family that lost home in fire

Published Mar 8, 2018 at 4:00pm

A benefit to help the family that lost their home in a house fire on Fourth Street will be held at the Rome Polish Home Saturday. Patsy Wallace and her four children lost their home in a fire at 100 Fourth St. on Feb. 2. Family friends have organized a fundraiser to help Wallace and her family.

The event will take place from 3 to 7 p.m. at the Rome Polish Home at 415 S. George St. Tickets are $15 per person or $25 per couple. Children are free. The fundraiser is hosted by family friend Bonita Capparelli.

Capparelli said the event will feature music, food, raffles and activities for children. The event will be headlined by the band Red Hush, with additional music from Sonja Lynn and Eddie
Arcuri Jr.