Fundraising effort underway for forest south of Oregon City

Forests Forever, Inc. has begun its annual fundraising program to help defray costs at county demonstration forestA local group has begun a fundraising project for the Hopkins Demonstration Forest in rural Clackamas County south of Oregon City. Forests Forever, Inc. (FFI) — a community non-profit based — just launched its annual Friends of Hopkins fundraiser. Last year's effort raised more than $21,000. "We really appreciate the great support Forests Forever has received over these many years," FFI board member Mike Bondi, one of the co-founders for the organization in 1990, said. "It has been amazing to watch our...
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Somerville farm to hold Yule Goat fundraiser

Pumpkin Vine Farm’s Yule Goat celebration, which aims to help spread the magic of Christmas from Scandinavia to India, is scheduled from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., Sunday, December 11, at the 217 Hewett Road farm, in Somerville. In Scandinavian tradition, the Yule Goat brings presents to children at...

NMU hosts Holiday Masquerade Ball fundraiser for new non-profit group

MARQUETTE, Mich. (WLUC) - Families Against Narcotics, or FAN, joined the Northern Michigan University Student Leader Fellowship Program (SLFP) for a Holiday Masquerade ball Wednesday evening. FAN works to provide help to those struggling with addiction and families impacted by addiction in Marquette County. “One of FAN’s big goals is...

Real estate business supports key fundraisers

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Florida Network Realty recently supported two major fundraising events benefitting St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital and St. Francis House and Port in the Storm. The St. Augustine branch office served as a sponsor of the Spanish Street Fiesta at the Fountain of Youth Archaeological Park and the Balloon Glow Gala at Tringali Barn.

COC Institute Of Culinary Education Hosts Fundraiser Dinner

College of the Canyons’ Institute of Culinary Education hosted its first fundraiser dinner this week, with funds giving back to culinary programs.   Warm food and Christmas tunes filled the air in the COC Valencia Campus Institute for Culinary Education Building Tuesday, as students served their meals to a crowd before a wine-selling event fundraising for ...

Badges United, Lions Club efforts to bolster Salvation Army fundraising

This is a big weekend for the Salvation Army of Emporia. Badges United will occupy the schedule Saturday morning, with the Emporia Lions Club ringing bells in the afternoon. Salvation Army Capt. Mylie Hadden says this event demonstrates the community’s support for the Salvation Army and its work. Lyon...

UCP of Mobile fundraisers and events

MOBILE, Ala. (WALA) - United Cerebral Palsy of Mobile joined us on Studio10 to talk about several events and fundraisers. -choose an indulgence of yours to give up for 6 weeks. -top fundraiser wins a relaxing retreat provided by Wind Creek Atmore. Pot of Golf Raffle. -500 tickets sold. $100...
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Craig Hockey Association host ‘Tis The Season fundraising tournament

The Craig Youth Hockey Association is hosting its annual ‘Tis the Season fundraiser tournament this weekend to support its youth teams this season. The Squirts division, which is age 10 and under, will be hosting a five-team tournament in Craig at the Loudy-Simpson Ice Arena at 1009 South Ranney St. Craig youth will play against teams from across the region, including Oak Creek, Fraser, Carbondale, and Lakewood.

Pictures: SHARE host Christmas lunch ahead of annual fundraising drive

SHARE (Students Harness Aid for the Relief of the Elderly) manages 140 homes for elderly people across seven Cork locations, which school students visit on a weekly basis, in between fundraising to support the service. Speaking in the Br Jerome Centre, Ballyphehane native Declan Myers said that after five years...

Starbucks offers free tall drink to NHS workers today only

The amazing one-day offer is available to all NHS workers all day on Wednesday, December 7. NHS workers simply need to present their identity card and order the free Tall beverage of their choosing at all Starbucks stores across the UK. Whether you're crazy for a cappuccino or you're lusting...