Local Happenings Categorized: Philanthropic

Friends of the Locust Fork River Free Film Sunday
Oneonta, AL

America’s Amazon: The Mobile-Tensaw Delta Event Date: February 24, 2019 Time: 2:00 PM Place:  Frank Green Building 5th Ave E Oneonta AL 35121 Join the Friends of the Locust Fork River as they partner with Wallace State to screen the stunning, award-winning documentary, “America’s Amazon: The Mobile-Tensaw Delta”. The film directed by Lynn Rabren & written by Ben Raines, “takes you to a vast but hidden sanctuary — the Mobile River basin and its astonishing Mobile-Tensaw Delta —… Read more »

Team Up for Mental Health Tailgate Party
Clinton, MO

Team up for Mental Health: Compass Health Network

Event Date: February 9, 2019 Time:  5:00 PM – 10:00 PM Place: Benson Convention Center 1008 E Sedalia Ave Clinton, MO 64735 This super fun party consists of 6 person teams competing head-to-head in various games. Tailgate Party 5-6: 30 PM with appetizers provided. Team play begins at 6 PM. Dinner & Half-time at 7 PM. Cost is $300 per team with only 32 teams spots available. Register early to choose your team name. No skill required… Read more »

Friends of the Locust Fork River Monthly Clean Up
Blount County, AL

Event Date: February 9, 2019 March 9, 2019 April 13, 2019 May 11, 2019 Thanks to community-friendly volunteers the Friends of the Locust Fork River are meeting to clean-up three sites of the Locust Fork River in Blount County! Every month on the second Saturday join local volunteers at one of these three meeting spots: Swann Covered Bridge at 9 am Mardis Mills Falls at 10 am At the end of Taylor Ford Rd at 10:30… Read more »

Night to Shine
Clinton, MO

Night Shine Sponsored by the Tim Tebow Foundation

Event Date: February 8, 2019 Time:  6 PM – 9 PM Place: Benson Convention Center 1008 E Sedalia Ave Clinton, MO 64735 On February 8, 2019, First Baptist Church, Clinton will host Night to Shine, sponsored by the TimTebowFoundation. An unforgettable prom night experience, centered on God’s love, for people with special needs. On this 5th anniversary year, the event is expected to serve more than 100,000 people with special needs through 200,000 volunteers and 700 host churches… Read more »

Maine Goes Gold in the Month of September
Gray, ME

Team Hailey's Hugs is a non-profit orginization inspired by10-year-old Hailey Steward, a young Maine girl who passed away from B-Cell ALL leukemia.

Proclamation: Going Gold in the Month of September Proclamation: Going Gold in the Month of September The State of Maine is Going Gold in the month of September to support Childhood Cancer Awareness. WHEREAS, cancer is the leading cause of death by disease among U.S. children and is detected in more than 15,000 of our country’s sons and daughters every year; and WHEREAS, In the State of Maine cancer affects more than 50 new children… Read more »