AIN announces 3 benefits over next 2 weeks

AIDS Interfaith Network announced three events in two weeks to benefit homeless and low-income clients of the agency.

“We really do have opportunities for everyone to support AIN,” writes Travis Gasper, AIN’s director of development. “From trying your hand with lady luck, to simply going out to dinner, you can impact someone’s life and support AIN. Every dollar makes a difference!”

Among the services AIN provides are transportation, adult day care, meals, pastoral services and translation.

The upcoming fundraising events are:

• Chili’s Give Back Day, Thursday, Feb. 23, 11 a.m. to 10 p.m, 3230 Knox St. in Dallas: Enjoy lunch, dinner, take-out or catering from Chili’s, and a portion of all sales go back to AIN. AIN Ambassadors will be at the restaurant all day; just stop by get a flier to present to your server. Let Chili’s do the cooking, and support AIN at the same time. Call 214-801-8006 for catering info.

• Charity Poker Tournament, Saturday, Feb. 25, 3 p.m. at the Brick, 2525 Wycliff Ave.: Feeling lucky? Play Texas Hold ’em Poker in our monthly tournament, in partnership with Pocket Rockets Dallas and the Dallas Bears. You don’t have to be a card shark to try your luck. Free to join, with great raffle prizes and drink specials all afternoon. Click here for more information.

• Making One Meal Matter, Tuesday, Feb. 28, 6–9 p.m. at Bread Winners in Uptown, 3301 McKinney Ave.: Dine out and make a difference! Bread Winners will donate 20 percent of your bill (including beverages!) back to AIN. An easy way to fill up and do good. Call 214-754-4940 for reservations.

—  David Taffet