Helping Others

Boys and Girls Club to receive $200,000 donation

Sacramento Consolidated Charities, operators of Florin Road Bingo, is scheduled to present the Boys and Girls Club of Sacramento with a $200,000 donation during a ceremony Wednesday evening.

The community is invited to attend the presentation at 7 p.m. in the Florin Road Bingo hall at 2350 Florin Road.

This is one of Sacramento Consolidated Charities largest donations, according to a news release. Over the past 40 years, the organization has contributed millions of dollars to local charities, programs and events, including the Kennedy High School Band, the Meadowview Jazz Festival, California BREEZE Softball, the Meadowview Community Center, the Florin Road Foundation, Willow Rancho Little League, public pools and other efforts.

Cathy Locke: 916-321-5287, @lockecathy