First State Community Action Agency will celebrate 53 years of service in Delaware with a dinner and recognition ceremony at 5 p.m. Nov. 19 at Dover Downs Hotel & Casino Conference Center, 1131 N. Dupont Highway.

A reception and dinner, music performances by Shades of Blue jazz ensemble, a silent auction, a raffle and a recognition ceremony honoring Anne Farley, the 2018 Stanford L. Bratton Award winner for leadership and service, and Comcast, the 2018 Community Partner Award winner, will be featured. The keynote speaker is Rep. Lisa Blunt Rochester.

Tickets are $125 per person. Guests must RSVP by Nov. 2 to, 856-7761, ext. 138, or