The Rome Rescue will host a barbecue fundraiser on Thursday, June 27, from 4 to 7 p.m. at the Toccolana Club, 1412 E. Dominick St.
Tickets are only $9 and include barbecue chicken, macaroni salad, baked beans and dessert. Meals can be eaten on site or taken out.
The event will feature a door prize — a 36-inch Blackstone Griddle Grill with a cover and accessories valued at over $400 and donated by Ace Hardware.
Tickets can be purchased by calling the Rome Rescue Mission at 337-2516 or through the Rome Rescue Mission Facebook event page.
The Rome Rescue Mission is a Christian ministry offering assistance to those needing shelter, food, and basic life necessities. The Rescue Mission aims to transform lives through programming that promotes individual success, pride-in-self and a personal relationship with God. Many come to our doors seeking a warm meal, a loving environment and hope for a brighter future, the Rescue Mission said.
The Rescue Mission serves 200 meals per day, has an 18-bed shelter for women and children and offers a variety of programs designed to help individuals learn a variety of skills.