Valley Aids Information Network Inc. will hold the annual Mardi Gras Drag bingo fundraiser from 7 to 11 p.m. Saturday at the Odd Fellows Hall, 223 S.W. Second St., Corvallis. The event is for patrons 18 and over.
Donation at the door is $15 or $10 for seniors and students (with ID) and includes 3 free bingo cards.
The night of bingo features prizes, entertainment and no-host wine, beer and food. Proceeds go to fund support expenses for HIV/AIDS outreach and education programs provided in Linn and Benton counties to schools, including universities, as well as community programs.
Valley Aids Information Network reached over 3,000 individuals last year through presentations and other events. As of September 2016, the local nonprofit distributed more than 1,000 condoms each month to various bars, restaurants, retail locations and social service programs in the greater Corvallis and Albany areas. Condoms for distribution were provided to VAIN courtesy of the Benton County Health Department.
All prizes have been donated by businesses.
For more information, see www.valleyaidsinfo.org or call 541-752-6322.