Paulette Rolle-Alesnik and University Area CDC are hosting an ‘I Believe in Miracles’ Banquet and Concert for the Homeless. Event will take place on Sunday, December 16 from 10:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at University Area Community Center, 14013 N. 22nd St., Tampa, FL 33613.

photo/ Sri Harsha Gera

The homeless of Tampa are invited to a very special VIP banquet and concert, organized by Paulette Rolle-Alesnik, Prodigy Moves manager and humanitarian. Attendees will be treated to haircuts, makeovers, manicures and an inspiring, uplifting concert, in addition to a three-course meal prepared by Orange Blossom Catering. Attendees also will receive care packages and gifts.

Volunteers are needed, as well as donations in the form of toys for toddlers and children, new blankets, socks, packs of underwear for men and women and 300 care packs encompassing soap, toothbrush, toothpaste, baby wipe, razors, feminine napkins, lotion body sprays, etc. More information available by contacting Rolle-Alesnik at 828-361-3868.

Celebrating 20 years of community service, University Area Community CDC provides support for thousands of Tampa residents through youth programs, adult education and resource assistance. More information about University Area CDC, a 501(c)(3) public/private partnership, is available by calling 813.558.5212 and by visiting www.uacdc.org.