Concert of Caring to feature Indianapolis band

VERSAILLES — Concert of Caring, the major fundraising event for the Sidney office of Catholic Social Services of the Miami Valley, will be held on Saturday, Oct. 7 at the Knights of Columbus Hall in Versailles.

This year’s featured entertainment is Dave and Rae, a popular four-piece group from the Indianapolis area. Ticket holders for this dressy casual event are urged to put on their dancing shoes because this high-energy group offers a unique blend of music from all genres guaranteed to have guests singing along, getting up to move, and having fun.

Tickets for the 2017 Concert of Caring are $50 per person, which includes table seating, dinner buffet, desserts, two drink coupons, and the chance to bid on a variety of silent auction items donated by businesses, individuals, and local artisans. There will also be distinctive raffle items and other surprises throughout the evening.

Sponsorship opportunities for the event include signage, program recognition, and reserved table seating. The Headliner Level is $1,000 and includes 12 tickets with VIP seating. The Star Level is $500 and includes six tickets with Premier seating. The Artist Level is $250 and includes four tickets with reserved seating.

Proceeds from the annual Concert of Caring will help to continue the success of CSSMV services in the Northern Miami Valley. Those programs include counseling, early childhood intervention, parenting and adoption support in Auglaize and Mercer counties, and all those services plus the RideLink call center and senior visiting in Darke, Miami, and Shelby counties.

Sponsorships and tickets can be purchased online at For more information, or to donate a silent auction item, contact Elaine Schweller-Snyder, Northern Counties Marketing and Development Coordinator, at (937) 498-4593, Ext. 1141, or