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News about area fundraisers and volunteer opportunities

FUNDRAISERS

'Roll for a Kid,' a night of bunco playing, raffles and more benefits the Children's Cancer Association, sponsored by the Moms Offering Moms Support Club, 7 p.m. Friday, March 9, Milwaukie Center, 5440 Kellogg Creek Drive, $25 includes Bunco playing, food, drinks and prizes. To order tickets, call 503-558-9018.

Unmasking New Orleans, a multimedia benefit for the Alliance for Affordable Energy in New Orleans, 7 p.m. Saturday, March 10, AudioCinema, 226 S.E. Madison St. Tickets $20, $10 with valid student ID. To order tickets, visit www.fromthebottomsup.org.

Music v. Hunger benefit concert, for the Oregon Food bank, featuring Devin Phillips Funk Project and Lilla D'Mone, 7 p.m., Dante's, 1 S.W. Third Ave. Proceeds benefit the Oregon Food Bank, $15 in advance (TicketsWest), $17 at the door. Canned food donations encouraged. To order tickets, visit ticketswest.com.

A Night out for WildCats,a shelter for small wildcats, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m., March 17, Melody Ballroom, 615 S.E. Alder St. Tickets $40 in advance, $50 at the door. To order tickets, visit www.wildcathaven.org.

OPPORTUNITIES

Jiffy Lube service centers in the Portland and Vancouver, Wash., are selling discount coupon books worth more than $100 in savings in a new partnership to benefit Special Olympics Oregon. The discount coupon books sell for $5 each, with 85 percent of the proceeds from sales going directly to Special Olympics Oregon. The coupon books are available at all 44 service centers in the Portland and Vancouver area until March 15. Visit www.jiffylubeoregon.com.

Events are free unless otherwise noted.