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‘Evening of Giving’ benefits ‘Roland’s House’

Dottie Tozeski waits in line for food from Firefly's at the Evening of Giving.

Marlborough – Hundreds of people attended the 23rd “Evening of Giving” fundraiser Thursday evening  Dec 6. at the Best Western Royal Plaza Hotel in Marlborough. The event was a fundraiser to support Roland’s House, the Marlborough-Hudson Homeless Shelter. Attendees of the popular event enjoyed international and traditional dishes from more than 30 restaurants and caterers. Many guests also dropped off personal items for donation to Roland House residents.

The funds raised from the event are used to support the shelter in assisting homeless individuals in finding their way back to the working world and attaining financial and emotional stability. There is currently an influx of

young veterans who have served their country and are

Mayor Arthur Vigeant addresses the crowd at the Evening of Giving.

now having difficulty adjusting to a new life. (Photos/Yi-Ke Peng)

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