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United Way of Marion County Special Event BFF’s Unite

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Grab your BFF and enjoy an evening of pampering, unwinding, and relaxation before the rush of the holidays begins. United Way of Marion County has announced a special event, BFF’s Unite, set for Thursday, November 21, 2013 from 5:30 to 8 p.m. at Charleston Place.

Presented by Charleston Place and Marion County Family & Children First Council, the occasion will feature wine tasting by Shamrock Vineyard, hors d’oeuvres from the Candy Shack, and sweet treats from Ta Die For Gourmet Cupcakes, All proceeds benefit United Way of Marion County.

The evening will also include shoulder and neck massages, hand treatments from Shapers Salon staff, shopping, exclusive vendors, door prizes, raffles, and the chance to win a vacation get-away to Colonial Williamsburg (donated by Cliff Edwards).

“We’re looking forward to this ladies night out,” said Pam Stone, Executive Director for United Way. “This is an opportunity for women in our community to get together for a night of relaxation and pampering while supporting United Way’s efforts to strengthen our community. The event will be one you don’t want to miss.”

Tickets are now available for $20 per person and will be $25 at the door. For more information, please contact Kelly Garrett at 740-383-3108 or

About the United Way of Marion County:
United Way of Marion County (UWMC) is working to advance the common good by focusing on the building blocks for a good life – a quality education that leads to a stable job, enough income to support a family through retirement, and good health. UWMC work with 19 partner agencies to help provide 33 programs in the Marion community to create long-lasting changes that prevent problems from happening in the first place.