Senior Support Services hosting Big Money Bingo to benefit area seniors

Photo via CPHC

On Tuesday, July 23, 2024, Community & Primary Health Care Senior Support Services (CPHC) will be hosting a Big Money Bingo fundraising event at the Brockville Speedway.

CPHC is a registered charitable organization based out of Brockville, Ontario that is “dedicated to improving the lives of seniors and their families in the Lanark, Leeds & Grenville, and Kingston areas.”
 
For their fourth annual Big Money Bingo, CPHC is once again hosting a car bingo with some great prizes being offered, including a $2500 jackpot.

The gates to the Speedway open at 4:00 p.m. and the Bingo calling will begin at 6:00 p.m.

Brockvilleist spoke with Community Relations representative Sarah Dodgson from Senior Support Services to hear more about this opportunity.

“It started as a new way to bring everyone together from a distance for a fundraiser through COVID-19 and it was a big hit. Since then, we have run it weekly throughout the summer for 3 years, ending last summer with our first Big Money Bingo,” Dodgson explained.

“The money raised from our bingos will help provide subsidies for seniors in the community so they can access the services they need to remain living in their homes for as long as possible,” she continued.


Two express packages are available for advanced purchase to streamline your Bingo experience. These packages include a few extra perks like $5 off and skipping the line the night of the event. The two available packages are:
 
Gold Package: $70.00

  • 4 Wide book
  • 4 of each special
  • 1 Lightning book
     
    Silver Package: $55.00
  • 3 Wide book
  • 3 of each special
  • 1 Lightning book
     
    CPHC noted the deadline to pre-purchase packages is July 22nd, 2024 at 4:00 pm. If you are interested, call 613-342-3693 ext. 2008 or email Sarah Dodgson at sdodgson@cphcare.ca

Dodgson would like to remind community members to not forget about the older generation among us, telling Brockvilleist, “The seniors in our community have spent their lives caring for us, and now it is our time to care for them and what a great way to do so!”


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