Vargas ready to inspire women in recovery

The Magdalen House, a no-cost recovery community for alcoholic women, announced this week that its 2nd Annual “Leave a Legacy” dinner is on Thursday, Oct. 11. The keynote speaker is award-winning anchor and correspondent Elizabeth Vargas, most recognized as ABC’s “20/20” anchor. Vargas will share her experience dealing with her alcoholism and anxiety on a public stage, and her emphasis on the importance of empowering women in recovery from substance abuse.

Underwriting and sponsorships for tables are currently available. A silent auction begins online at the end of September. The event is being held at Dallas Auction Gallery, 2235 Monitor St., Dallas, 75207. Visit for more information. — Nancy Black

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