Tag: fundraiser

Tip A Cop Night Raises Money for Special Olympics

| March 20, 2012 | 0 Comments

On March 28, Marana Cops converge on the Marana Texas Roadhouse to play host to diners and take tips for local Arizona Special Olympics programs. The event runs from 4:30 to 9:30pm. Marana Officers have raised over $18,500 in the 7 years of the Tip-A-Cop event. It’s apparent that the Special Olympians hold a special […]

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Classics of Swing Era Inspire Benefit

Classics of Swing Era Inspire Benefit

| March 19, 2012 | 0 Comments

The glitz of the Swing era will be showcased during the Southern Arizona Arts & Cultural Alliance Cocktails and Classics charity benefit on March 24 at the Tucson Mall. Featuring appetizers, cocktails, a runway fashion show, as well as a Big Band era performance by Retro Swing 7, the event seeks to pull in funding […]

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Send One Suit Weekend Dresses Women for Success

Send One Suit Weekend Dresses Women for Success

| February 28, 2012 | 0 Comments

Each year the national nonprofit Dress for Success pairs with dressbarn retail outlets to collect  nearly-new women’s professional clothing. The suits are distributed to disadvantaged women who are seeking jobs and need to look competent and professional.  Last year, 51,000 items were donated during the drive. There are 2 dressbarn locations in Tucson, at Foothills Mall, 7401 […]

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American Lung Association Needs Your Help

| February 27, 2012 | 0 Comments

The American Lung Association 2012 Fight For Air Walk will take place March 18 at the U of A Mall. They are currently short of their goal and are reaching out to Tucsonans to join the effort. The American Lung Association (ALA) works on many fronts to protect the air you breathe, to fund research […]

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Submit Your Nonprofit Video for the 6th Annual DoGooder Awards

Submit Your Nonprofit Video for the 6th Annual DoGooder Awards

| February 16, 2012 | 0 Comments

The 6th Annual DoGooder Nonprofit Video Awards Begins the Search for Best Nonprofit Videos from the past year. Generous support is provided by Cisco, the Case Foundation and the Nonprofit Technology Network See3 Communications, the leader in online video for nonprofits, and YouTube, the world’s largest online video community, announced today the launch of the […]

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All That Glitters Is Green Centennial Gala

All That Glitters Is Green Centennial Gala

| February 10, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Girl Scouts of Southern Arizona will be celebrating 100 years of Girl Scouting with a fabulous gala on March 24, 2012 at the Casino del Sol Resort. Enjoy gourmet dining, cocktails, and dancing while recognizing the amazing accomplishments of the Girl Scouts and honoring The Committee of 100 Women who stand in support of […]

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Join Team Jolene for Great Strides Walk for CF

Join Team Jolene for Great Strides Walk for CF

| February 4, 2012 | 0 Comments

UPDATE: I’m walking for CF with Team Jolene. I’d love to have your support. Click here to go to my donation page. On March 24, Team Jolene will be walking in the Cystic Fibrosis Great Strides event to raise funds and awareness for CF research. Please watch this incredible video. According to the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, […]

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Erik Hite Foundation Annual Fun Run

Erik Hite Foundation Annual Fun Run

| January 27, 2012 | 0 Comments

Annual Fun Run Raises Money for Childcare and Outreach On March 3 the 2nd Annual Fun Run to raise funds for the Erik Hite Foundation will take place at Reid Park. Erik was a Tucson Police Officer who was fatally shot pursuing an armed suspect in June of 2008. The foundation that bears his name […]

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Crave Girl Scout Cookies? There’s an App for That!

Crave Girl Scout Cookies? There’s an App for That!

| January 23, 2012 | 1 Comment

Craving a Thin Mint? Your smart-phone can now locate and give you directions to the nearest Girl Scout cookie booth by virtue of a zip code or even a GPS reading. Introducing the Cookie Locator application for Android and iPhone. Cutting edge technology for a fundraising program that began in 1917. The local (Southern Arizona) Girl Scout […]

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Where to Give in the Season of Giving – Infographic

Where to Give in the Season of Giving – Infographic

| December 26, 2011 | 0 Comments

Here is a fun infographic from Credit Monkey. It illustrates several important aspects of the charity scene. Nonprofits have a significant impact in the economy — 9% of all wages come from the nonprofit sector. The chart also highlights the role of individual giving; while major corporations and foundations give many millions of dollars and […]

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