Comedy night to benefit Foothills Food Bank

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laugh now cry later facesCAVE CREEK – The Foothills Food Bank and Resource Center in Cave Creek will sponsor an event to raise monies for the construction of a permanent new home for its operations. The food bank, which currently serves 8,000 families, half of which live in Cave Creek and Carefree, provides food and financial assistance to families.

According to executive director Pam DiPietro, the food bank will host a pasta buffet, jazz music and a comedy show featuring Mark Cordes, known as the spouse whisperer, at the Carefree Resort Opera house and Kachina courtyard on Thursday, Sept. 27, 2012 at 6 pm. Comedian Cordes creates laughter while sharing the do’s and the don’ts of relationships. A silent auction will be held at 6 pm. Carefree Resort is located at 37220 Mule Train Road in Carefree, AZ 85377.

Tickets are $50 and can be purchased on the Foothills Food Bank and Resource Center website or at the food bank, which is located at 6920 E. Cave Creek Road. Tickets also can be purchased by credit card by calling 480-488-1145.

Donations can be made at www.foothillsfoodbank/capital-campaign or a check can be sent to Foothills Food Bank at PO Box 715, Carefree, AZ 85377.