Comedy fundraiser will benefit Ava Simone

Comedy fundraiser will benefit Ava Simone

NORTH PROVIDENCE – A comedy fundraiser will be held Saturday, Feb. 23, at VFW Lymansville Post 10011, 54 Fruit Hill Ave. Doors open at 4:30 p.m. Showtime is 6 p.m. The event will include a pasta dinner from Lancellottas.

Funds raised will go toward the purchase of an adaptable van for Ava Simone, a 3 1/2 year triplet who suffers from significant disabilities requiring extensive care and weekly trips to Boston.

Tickets are $25 each. Purchase tickets online at https://tinyurl.com/y8jwdwcd or make checks payable to: North Providence Rotary, 100 Vincent Ave., North Providence, RI 02904. Advanced purchase is preferred, but tickets will also be sold at the door. Must be age 21 or older to attend.