Updated: 10/03/2013 6:00 AM
Created: 10/03/2013 5:43 AM WHEC.com
Melita House provides safe housing, support services and guidance to pregnant and parenting young women and their children.
Melita House's "An Evening under the Stars" fundraising event is on Thursday.
Over the past 33 years, Mercy Community Services, known as Melita House, has helped more than 1,600 women in the Rochester area.
The event is from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at the Rochester Museum and Science Center's Strasenburgh Planetarium. Tickets are $40, click here for more information.