The following was sent in by Sybil CooperKing:
Join the Neighborhood Association of the Back Bay for Casino, Cocktails and a Cause. A fabulous Bond themed gala to benefit two wonderful causes, Thursday, Oct. 25, at the Algonquin Club, 217 Comm. Ave.
Tickets are available at www.nabbonline.com or by calling the NABB office at 617-247-3961. Tickets prices range from $65 to $100. The event starts at 7:00 p.m. No one under the age of 21 will be admitted.
The evening will feature exciting games of chance with prizes from the Back Bay’s most beloved businesses from Avanti Salon to Winston Flowers and everything in between.
When not trying their hands at roulette or black jack guests can enjoy sumptuous chocolates from new Back Bay favorite L.A. Burdick, exquisite cheeses and pates from Bacco’s Wine and Cheese and the Algonquin Club’s own delicious hors d’oeuvres.
Proceeds from the party will benefit the Pine Street Inn a Boston-based organization and national leader in the fight to end homelessness, and the Neighborhood Association of the Back Bay (NABB).
For more than 50 years, NABB has dedicated itself to preserving the social fabric, economic vitality, and historic integrity of one of this nation’s greatest and most beloved urban neighborhoods through the great work of our members. This work includes addressing important issues such as maintaining the beauty of the Commonwealth Avenue Mall, working cooperatively with Newbury Street and Boylston Street merchants, monitoring groundwater levels below all our buildings and improving basic city services such as trash management, graffiti, crime and other quality of life issues. This vital work benefits us all – businesses, residents and visitors – and is important to ensure the Back Bay’s radiant future.