Children's Home benefit is Friday
"Star Power," the annual Tampa Bay celebrity fashion show and luncheon to benefit the Pinellas Auxiliary of the Children's Home, begins at 10:30 a.m. Friday in the Palm Court Ballroom of the Renaissance Vinoy Resort, 501 Fifth Ave. NE, St. Petersburg. $75. For additional information, call (727) 515-1212.
St. Petersburg Opera benefit is Friday
The St. Petersburg Opera Company presents "Bella Voce," its annual fundraising dinner, on Friday in the Hilton St. Petersburg Bayfront, 333 First St. S. The evening is a fundraiser for the opera and its new building. Black-tie optional. 6 p.m. VIP $200, 7 p.m. general admission $125. $50 9 p.m. admission includes dessert and performance. For additional information: stpeteopera.org; (727) 823-2040.
Family Resources benefit is Saturday
Great Chefs of Tampa Bay, a benefit for Family Resources, runs from 6 to 9 p.m. Saturday at the Faith Mansion, 320 Park St. S, St. Petersburg. $100. For additional information: greatchefstb.org; (727) 521-5202.
Open invitation to Pinellas charities
The Woman's Service League is accepting applications from Pinellas County organizations to benefit from its annual fundraiser in 2014. Charities must be listed under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Service code. For applications and additional information, call (727) 343-3050.
Menorah Manor ongoing fundraiser
The Menorah Manor Foundation wants supporters to stay home while helping with "No More Rubber Chicken," its newest fundraiser. All contributions go to the foundation, which provides charitable resources that support Menorah Manor; nomorerubberchickenevent.com.