Local Happenings Categorized: Philanthropic

Hero’s Week Cruise Thru Guntersville City Harbor – Guntersville, AL

Date: November 7th Time:  3:30 PM – 4:30 PM Place: Guntersville City Harbor 201 Blount Ave Guntersville, Alabama 35976 Each year Semper Fi Community Task Force in Huntsville hosts some of our wounded warriors for Heroes Week.  On Thursday, Nov 7th, they visit Guntersville for a cruise on the lake including a pass-thru Guntersville’s City Harbor.  The boats are scheduled to parade through starting at approximately 3:30 pm.  This is your chance to cheer for some of our nation’s finest… Read more »

Sterling Garden Work Day – Warrensburg, MO

Date: Wednesday, November 6 Time:  4:00 – 6:30pm Place: 522 E Gay St, Warrensburg, MO 64093, USA JCUW #YouthUnited program is hosting a workday in the Sterling Garden. We will be building raised beds, preparing a spot for native flowers and host plants and just do general garden tasks as needed. This workday is open to anyone that would like to support JCUW and the youth at Warrensburg Adventure Club. There will be some tools,… Read more »

Survival House: Ghouls Night Out -Warrensbug, MO

Date: Saturday, October 26 Time: 6:00 – 9:00pm Place: Johnson County Fairgrounds 4 NW US Hwy 50, Warrensburg, MO 64093, USA Spooky, family-friendly fun! Bring your ghosts and ghouls to Survival’s family fundraising event, Ghouls Night Out. Admission is $5 per person (children 3 and under are free). Admission includes: The Haunted Hayride A Hot Dog Chips A beverage Other pay-to-play attractions include a bounce house and carnival games. Funds raised allow Survival House to… Read more »

Free ME from Lung Cancer: Save Your Breath 5K – Augusta, ME

A picture of last year's save your breath 5K volunteers

Date: November 3, 2019 Time:  7:00 – 11:30 am Place: Kennebec Valley YMCA 31 Union St, Augusta, ME 04330 Come out to support Free ME from Lung Cancer! Choose between a 5k run on Augusta’s Rail Trail, or a walk in Capitol Park. A $100 cash award will be presented to the top overall male/female runners, with a $25 reward per top male/female age group. The first person to finish with a stroller will also receive a $25… Read more »

The Grahamtastic Connection: 9th Annual 5k Run and Walk – Springvale, ME

The Grahamtastic Connection Logo

Date: Sunday, October 20, 2019 Kids Fun Run Time: 9:15 am Race Time: 9:30 am Race Day Registration and Pre-Registration Packet Pickup Time: 7:45-8:45 am Place: Nasson Community Center 457 Main St to 21 Bradeen Street, Springvale, Maine 04083 The Grahamtastic Connection is a non-profit organization that provides free technology to children with cancer and other serious illnesses. This technology allows these children to continue their education during treatment, and stay connected with their family,… Read more »