The renowned civic organization, Kiwanis International, is joining other organizations in a new effort to fight maternal and neonatal tetanus (MNT).
MNT is a disease that kills an estimated 60,000 newborns and 30,000 mothers each year wordlwide.
A Kiwanis sponsored fundraiser for the Eliminate Project is set for Monday, August 1st, at Antonette’s Restaurant in Bellmore, from 6:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.
$30 admission includes buffet dinner and one drink from the bar, live entertainment, 50/50 raffle, and Chinese auction.
Local Long Island Kiwanis volunteer groups are organizing the event. Antonette’s is located at 2701 Merrick Road in Bellmore. Please call (516) 783-5885 for more information or to reserve tickets.