The United Way is planning big celebrations around the 2012-13 United Way Campaign Kick-Off.
The first is the Campaign Kick-Off Breakfast on Oct. 23 at Harborside. The Second is the Gala Benefit "Sing United!" organized by the local group Vocal Artistry on Oct. 28.
Sing United! will premier Vocal Artistry's CD "More Than Music," with proceeds from the CD to benefit United Way of Lee, Hendry, and Glades.
The Gala Benefit will include a silent auction, refreshments and appetizers catered by Ruth Chris. It will be held at 6 p.m. at the Sidney & Berne Davis Art Center in Fort Myers.
Tickets are available for purchase online for $75 each at: www.sbdac.com.
For more information, call United Way of Lee, Hendry and Glades at (239) 433-2000 or visit: www.unitedwaylee.org.