From 5 to 6 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 10, Habitat will host five virtual games on Zoom

Virtual bingo to benefit Batavia Habitat home

MONTGOMERY, Ill., Dec. 28, 2020 — Fox Valley Habitat for Humanity will ring in 2021 with “Bingo For Owino,” a virtual bingo-game fundraiser for a Batavia Habitat home.

From 5 to 6 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 10, Habitat will host five virtual games on Zoom. Two raffle baskets and a 50-50 raffle are included.

Owino couple helped by bingo benefit
A virtual bingo night Sunday, Jan. 10, will benefit a Fox Valley Habitat for Humanity home under construction in Batavia for Kenyan immigrants George and Janice Owino (pictured). (Submitted photo)

The public is invited to participate. Funds raised will benefit Habitat’s Janice and George Owino family home under construction in Batavia. Occupancy is scheduled for spring 2021.

Fees are $20 for one bingo card for an individual and $50 per family, for four cards. Additional cards are $10 each. The Zoom link will be included in an email registration confirmation.

Two raffle baskets will be offered. Tickets are $5 for six tickets. Tickets must be purchased in advance. Two winners will be drawn at the event’s close. Participation in bingo games is not required to purchase raffle tickets.

For the 50/50 raffle, tickets are $5 for six tickets. Tickets must be purchased in advance. The winner will be drawn to close the event.

Participation in bingo games is not required to purchase 50/50 tickets.

Bingo cards and raffle tickets are available by mail, email, hand delivery or at Habitat’s office at Genesis Community Church, 1300 S. Broadway in Montgomery. Hours are 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Wednesday, closed New Year’s eve, New Year’s day and Friday, Saturday and Sunday.

To register or for more information, call (630) 206-5038, email b.zegiel@Foxvalleyhabitat.org or visit foxvalleyhabitat.org.


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Al Benson
Freelance Photo-Journalist

Al Benson is an Aurora-based freelance photo-journalist. He is currently an archives research specialist at Aurora University. His work has appeared in The Voice, The Daily Herald, The Beacon-News, and the Chicago Tribune.



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