For Goodness Sake will have its 3rd annual fundraising dinner, A Plate at the Table, on Tuesday, May 23, at Tavern 42 in Plantsville, from 5:30 to 8:30 pm. The event will feature live music from the popular local band, All Washed Up, a silent auction, many exciting raffle prizes, and of course, great food from Tavern 42, and a cash bar. Tickets are $40 per person and can be purchased either online at the For Goodness Sake website (www.forgoodnessake.org) or in person at the organization’s warehouse at 273 Riverside Avenue in Bristol, Saturday mornings from 9 am to 1 pm. No tickets will be sold at the door, and quantities are limited, so plan on getting them soon.
Auction items include 3 nights in Orlando/4 Disney Park-hopper passes, 2 tickets to see the Late Show with Stephen Colbert, Yankees/Red Sox tix, $200 dollar gift certificate to Bristol Monroe Meineke, horseback riding lessons, brewery tours, and many more.
For Goodness Sake is a 100% volunteer-run, 501c3 nonprofit that partners with organizations to help people in Central Connecticut who are making the transition to independent living and are in need due to certain life situations. Clients include victims of domestic violence that are coming out of shelters, people moving into their first apartment from being on the streets, homeless veterans, and people that are homeless and in need of support for a variety of other reasons.