SAN PABLO -- A night of dining and dancing enjoyment on Saturday will help bring relief to families coping with the loss of a loved one.
The 18th annual charity dinner and dance hosted by the nonprofit support group Parents of Murdered Children is 5:30 p.m. to midnight Saturday at the Moose Lodge, 13233 San Pablo Ave.
Admission, available by advance reservation only, is a tax deductible donation of $25, which includes dinner by chef Jun Simundo, dancing to music by the Boogie Aces, a raffle and auction. Reservations can be made by calling 510-232-2798 or 510-234-5737. The event is the year's major fundraiser for Parents of Murdered Children, which meets regularly in Pleasant Hill and provides its support to families at no cost.