The Victims Assistance Center will host its annual community appreciation and awards luncheon from noon to 1:30 p.m. Oct. 22 at the Hilton Garden Inn, 1290 Arsenal St.
With October as Domestic Violence Awareness Month, the event will recognize staff members for work milestones, a volunteer of the year and recipients of both community spirit and appreciation awards.
A grilled chicken and pasta buffet will be served. Tickets are $16 per person. A response is requested by Oct. 15.
For more information, call the Victims Assistance Center at 782-1823.