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Girlfriends Give Back to benefit Florida Resurrection House

Resurrection House benefit

The Resurrection House Auxiliary presents "Girlfriends Give Back!" from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday at Marion's Gifts & Clothing, 1301 Fourth St. N, St. Petersburg. The event benefits Florida Resurrection House and will feature refreshments and presentations on fashion, travel and other subjects. $30 (payable in advance). Tickets are available at Marion's or by calling (727) 823-4742.

Clothes to Kids

Clothes to Kids' annual "Drop (Off) Your Drawers" event runs from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday at both store locations, 3251 Third Ave. N, Suite 145, St. Petersburg, and 1059 N Hercules Ave., Clearwater. The charity says it gives out about 1,500 pairs of new underwear each week to needy children. Sizes needed are girls, 4 to 16; juniors, 5 and up, especially bikinis; boys 4 to 16, briefs and boxers; and young men 30 to 32 and up, especially boxers. (727) 441-5050, ext. 22.

PARC Platinum Ball

PARC's annual black-tie Platinum Ball will feature the 13 Magnetic Men of 2012 beginning at 6:30 p.m. Saturday in the Palm Court Ballroom at the Renaissance Vinoy Resort, 501 Fifth Ave. NE, St. Petersburg. The dinner event also will feature casino gaming and silent and live auctions. $150. (727) 341-6962.

Kind Mouse moment

The inaugural Kind Mouse fashion show and luncheon to benefit families in transition will take place from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at the Isla Del Sol Country Club, 6000 Sun Blvd., St. Petersburg. $40. (727) 528-8975.

Girlfriends Give Back to benefit Florida Resurrection House 10/20/12 [Last modified: Saturday, October 20, 2012 4:31am]
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