Music at the Oaks
September 7, 2014 from 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm
16323 Roosevelt Rd Mishawaka, IN 46544
Tickets include music and refreshments. Music provided by Marty Miles and refreshments by American Espresso Catering. Tickets on line are $10 per person, $12.50 at the door. Doors open at 6:15 pm. Come and enjoy a relaxing evening and tour the Oaks, a 75 acre country resort right here in the Michiana area. Fundraiser for our Spring Hill Day Camp.
Robert Beck 574-229-2256
Quarter Paddle Auction fundraiser/PROJECT LINUS
Sat, August 30, 2014 from 3 pm to 7 pm
1201 W.Pike St
Please support this new organization Divas Dreams events, have recently partnered with called "PROJECT LINUS"
Project Linus is a national not for profit organization that makes new handmade blankets and gives them to children that are affected by illness, injury or tragedy. This is a brand new chapter in the organization with Elkhart County Indiana being added. These blankets and funds will stay in the communty for those children. We have Blanketeers that make blankets and other volunteers that deliver blankets.
We will be having over 20 Vendors for this auction..
There will be Open shopping for 1 hour before the auction begins.
We will be having a silent auction with alot of great items to purchase with proceeds going to the org..
Food and beverage will be served for minimal price!
Come and enjoy the day with some Awesome Vendors and great products for mere quarters!
Divas Dreams Events..574-534-6113
Walk and Run for Riley Children's Hospital
September 27, 2014 @ 8-11 am
West Side Middle School 101 S. Nappanee Street Elkhart, IN 46514
5K run and walk for adults.
Children's walk or run with fun activities along the way.
Also featuring a car show with cars, trucks, and motorcycles.
2nd Annual Aubbeenaubbee Township Volunteer Fire Department Motorcycle Ride
Saturday, August 16, 2014 11 am- ?
Leiters Ford, Indiana
Fundraiser for Aubbeenaubbee Township Volunteer Fire Department. Approximately 100 mile motorcycle ride starting at 11 am, leaving from the fire station, returning to the fire station. Food and raffles to follow the ride. All proceeds will go to purchase equipment for the fire department.
Blayne Townsend (574) 780-7348 or Sean Dunnuck (574) 527-6752
Domer Doggy Walk
September 20, 2014 from 1-3 pm
Irish Green at the University of Notre Dame, on the corner of Edison and Eddy Streets, Notre Dame IN
The 8th annual Domer Doggy Walk raises money for the Saint Joseph County Spay/Neuter Assistance Program. The event includes a walk on the campus lead by students, pet contests for best trick, friendliest dog, and dog-owner look a like.Also other games like a duck pond game and agility course set up to try with your dog.
Kay Stewart, 574-631-6086, kstewart@nd,.edu
Fit 4 Fall 5K Run/Walk
Saturday, October 4, 2014 - 8:30-10:30 AM
Riverview Park, St. Joseph, MI
The Fit 4 Fall 5K Run/Walk raises funds to support Hospice at Home, the Wounded Warrior Project, and the Sonya Ansari Center for Autism in Southwest Michigan. The race takes runners and walkers through Riverview Park’s scenic trails and wooded terrain. Chip timing will be used to determine winners for age divisions, and medals will be awarded to the top three male and female finishers in each age group.
Pre-registration is encouraged at www.fit4fall5k.com, as the first 500 registrants will receive Fit 4 Fall 5K shirts and goody bags.
SECOND CHANCE SMALL DOG RESCUE GARAGE SALE
Date(s): 8/15/2014, 8/16/2014
AUG. 15 AND 16, 2014 8A.M. TILL ?
821 E. LUSHER, ELKHART IN. 2 BLOCKS OFF MAIN ST.
GARAGE SALE WITH ALL MONEY GOING TO THE CARE OF OUR FOSTER DOGS!!!
Sabrina Gall 574-875-6749
Olde Farmers Fest 5K Run/Walk
September 13, 2014 starting at 8:00 am CST
Rolling Prairie, Indiana Elementary School
All proceeds from this 5k run and walk support the Rolling Prairie United Methodist Church Food Pantry, which serves Kankakee, Wills, Galena and Hudson Townships. The course, which begins and ends at Rolling Prairie Elementary School, will meander throughout Rolling Prairie giving participants a flavor of our community.
Creative Edge Hair Studio 4th Annual Poker Run to benefit Hello Gorgeous
Saturday, August 2nd from 11am to 8pm
Eagles Lodge #435 61601 South Ironwood Rd. South Bend
Motorcycles, Classic Cars, Trucks, Sports cars come on out to our Poker Run. 1st bike out at 11:30 Last bike in at 4:00 travel to four different locations and get your stamp. Eat , drink and socialize then come back to the Eagles to draw your Poker hand. The person with the best poker hand will win! With your $25.00 per driver and $5.00 for passenger entry fee you will receive a free t-shirt and meal when you return from your ride.. Enjoy music from Guilt Trip from 5-8 and bid on some great auction items. There will be a $5.00 donation at the door if not participating in the poker run and just arriving to listen to the band from 5-8pm All of this fun is to help us in our mission to provide complimentary makeovers to women battling cancer. Hello Gorgeous of Hope . Inc. Come join us for this wonderful cause:)
Creative Edge 574-257-1399 or Dana at 574-340-1641
Chiara Home Trivia Night
November 7, 2014 at 7:00 pm
Knights of Columbus Hall
114 W 1st St
Teams of 8 (or less) will compete for top honors in a 10-round trivia night full of fun, frivolity and fine points. Hosted by Rob Sparks of U93, the event will raise money for the mission of Chiara Home.
Chiara Home 574-287-5435
Alex Lemonade Stand
Saturday, August 2, 2014 from 11am to 7pm
Plymouth Jellystone Park Campground
2nd Annual Alex Lemonade Stand Fundraiser
7719 Redwood Rd
Plymouth, In 46563
Alex Lemonade Stand 2nd Annual Fundraiser
To Help find a Cure for Childhood Cancer
One Cup at a Time
Alex Lemonade Stand is back this year. We raised over $5,000 last year and our goal this year is $6,000. We were one of the top 100 fundraisers for Alex Lemonade stand to help find a cure for Childhood Cancer. Come out and visit us while we are hosting this event. It is something very positive for our community and most importantly to help find a cure for this terrible disease cancer!! We have set goals much higher. We are also looking for donations to raffle off, if anyone would like to donate. Anything, would be exciting for our event.
Cindy McMahon 574-936-7851
Ride For A Cure Trail Ride
Saturday September 27, 2014 @ 12 p.m.
20379 Marcellus Hwy, Decatur, MI 49045
Ride For A Cure Trail Ride:
Cost will be $10 for a horse/rider team
Cost per person without horse to walk trails $5
Following the ride will be a lunch for the cost of $5 a person. Must purchase raffle ticket prior to ride date to be able to enjoy the lunch. Also will have event apparel available for purchase.
Please join our group of Facebook: Ride For A Cure.
Taylor Meiser or Jessica Harkey at 269-462-0385
Truck Pull for South Bend Schools
Saturday, September 20, 2014 from 8:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
South Bend Four Winds Field, South Bend, IN
Have fun raising funds for South Bend Schools. Free family entertainment at Four Winds Field. Watch the teams compete to pull the semi truck 20 feet!
Susan Warner(547) 283-8039
Making Strides Against Breast Cancer 5K Walk
Saturday, October 25, 2014 9:30 am
Howard Park, E Jefferson Blvd, South Bend
WALK TOWARD A CURE FOR BREAST CANCERJoin the American Cancer Society’s Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk
Take us one step closer to finding a cure for breast cancer. Join the American Cancer Society’s Making Strides Against Breast Cancer community walk on Saturday, October 25, at Howard Park, E Jefferson Blvd, South Bend. Registration begins at 8 a.m.; the 5K walk starts at 9:30 a.m. Proceeds from the non-competitive, family-friendly event benefit breast cancer research and local breast cancer education and free patient/caregivers support programs. Call 1-800-227-2345 or visit www.makingstrideswalk.org/michianain to learn how you can help finish the fight.
Hanah Tepe: 574.257.9789 opt. 3
Cass County Cancer Service 6th Annual Soup & Salad Luncheon
August 6th, 2014 at 11:30am
Elk's Lodge 300 Riverside Drive Dowagiac, Michigan
Soup & Salad Luncheon. All proceeds support the mission of the Cass County Cancer Service: To Provide resource information, available medical equipment, and financial assistance to cancer patients residing in Cass County, Michigan.
269-782-2033 / 269-699-5551
A Painting Entertainment Experience
August 23, 2014 from 6pm-9pm
U Can Paint 2 2045 South Bend Ave South Bend Indiana 46637
Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc. Upsilon Omicron Zeta Chapter will be holding a fundraiser at U-Can Paint 2 on Saturday August 23rd from 6pm-9pm to bring awareness to their Stork's Nest Program. The Stork's Nest aims to reduce the incidence of low birth weight, birth defects and infant deaths among lower income and minority women. The cost will be $35 per person To register, you can go to u-canpaint2.com
Belinda Williams 574-323-4627
Walk to End Alzheimer's
Sunday, Sept. 14, 2014
Potowatomi Park, 500 S Greenlawn Ave, South Bend, IN 46615
The Alzheimer's Association Walk to End Alzheimer’s® is the world’s largest event to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer’s care, support and research. Held annually in more than 600 communities nationwide, this inspiring event calls on participants of all ages and abilities to reclaim the future for millions. Together, we can end Alzheimer’s disease, the nation’s sixth-leading cause of death.
Registration begins at 1 p.m. Ceremony starts at 2 p.m. and Walk starts at 2:30 p.m.
Dunlap Lions Club Original Jonah Fish Fry
Date(s): 7/28/2014, 7/31/2014, 8/2/2014
Saturday, August 2, 4:30pm - 7:30pm
Concord High School Cafeteria, Elkhart
All-You-Can-Eat fish and sides (potato salad, baked beans, cole slaw)
Adults $9.50; kids 6-12 $5; kids 5 and under eat free (carryouts available)
Sponsor: Dunlap Lions Club
All proceeds help fund community activities of sponsoring organizations.
Valparaiso Half Marathon
Sunday, November 9, 2014 at 8:30am
United Way of Porter County
951 Eastport Centre Drive, Valparaiso, Indiana
-Post-race festival with music and food. Water stations on course.
-Long sleeve technical race shirts for runners pre-registered before October 27.
-Computerized chip timing by T&H Timing. Split times at every mile.
-Flat and fast course with very few turns and intersections.
-All race proceeds go to the United Way of Porter County's high school council, the Power of Youth. Recognizing the teen self-esteem epidemic, the council funds community youth self-esteem programs.
Cost and Registration
-$40 before Monday, September 1st
-$45 Monday, September 1st through Wednesday, October 1st
-$50 Thursday, October 2nd through Saturday, November 8th
-$55 Race Day Registration: Sunday, November 9th
-Online registration ( THTiming.com) expires at 4:00pm November 8th
-Event registration is 7:00-8:15am at United Way of Porter County
-Race shirts cannot be guaranteed for runners registered after Wednesday, October 27th.
Mackenna Dickt, 219-464-3585
Re-Purposed Window Art
August 12, 2014 at 6:30 p.m.
223 S. Main Street, Goshen.
Silent Auction Fundraiser with live music by Ted Yoder and Hors d'oeuvres. Admission $5.00 and all proceeds will benefit The Window's programs.
Scarlett Garrison 574-533-9680
Child & Family Services of Southwestern Michigan, Inc 5K Run/Walk
August 16, 2014. Check-In starts at 7:00 am with 5K run starting at 8:00 am
Candlewood Suites, 2567 W Marquette Woods Rd, Stevensville MI 49127
A run near Grand Mere State Park, Nature Trails and Michigan beaches. Enjoy the scenic wooded area of Ridge Road to Glenlord Beach. This is a flat course located along the beautiful lake shores in Stevensville. All proceeds support our 5 non profit programs.
Barron Lake Triathlon presented by: Gurley Leep Hyundai Subaru
August 30th, 2014 at 8am
Howard Township Fire Department 2681 Detroit Rd. Niles, MI 49120
1st Annual Barron Lake Triathlon benefiting "Racing For Steve-O" foundation which raises funds to help support kids with special needs so they may participate in recreational activities.
Sarah Cira, (574) 807-1400
GET WET FOR A VET
AUGUST 2, 2014 at 9:00 AM
VFW POST 360 1307 JEFFERSON BLVD MISHAWAKA IN
THE 2ND ANNUAL GET WET FOR A VET WILL START AT CENTER ST PUB 112 CENTER STREET MISHAWAKA IN AT 9:00 AM WITH A MOTORCYCLE RUN LEAVING AT 10:00 THE COST IS $15.00 FOR THE DRIVER AND $10.00 FOR 2ND UP. INCLUDED IN THE PRICE YOU WILL GET FOOD A EVENT TSHIRT AND ENTERTAINMENT. THOSE NOT PARTICIPATING IN THE RIDE WILL BE CHARGED $10.00 AT THE DOOR. THE EVENT WILL BE HAVING BANDS CORNHOLE, A DUNKTANK AND TIP BOARDS. COME OUT HAVE A GOOD TIME WHILE HELPING THE MILLERS HOMELESS VETERANS CENTER.
LINN MORROW 574-222-3014
Trine University Alumni & Friends 24th Annual Scholarship Golf Outing
Friday, Aug. 1, 2014. Morning registration begins at 6:30 a.m.
Zollner Golf Course - Trine University in Angola, IN
Participation in the Alumni &Friends Scholarship Golf Outing raises support for the Trine Fund for scholarships, enabling worthy students to receive a first-class education at Trine University.
$125 per golfer
Deadline for registration is July 26
Includes 18 holes of golf, cart, continental breakfast for the morning flight, lunch, dinner for all golfers, refreshments, range balls, team photo and an individual gift.
Morning flight registration and breakfast will begin at 6:30 a.m., with a shotgun start at 7:30 a.m. All players will enjoy a lunch buffet from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Afternoon flight registration will begin at noon, with a shotgun start at 1 p.m. Dinner will follow the completion of the afternoon flight.
Awards will be given to first-, second-, and third-place teams, last-place teams, longest drive, closest to the pin and longest putt made. Course events include Hole-in-One Prizes, 50/50 Ball Drop, Putting Green Contest and more.
Please call 260.665.4834 or email Racheal Benner at email@example.com for more information about sponsoring or playing in this year’s outing.
United For Fashion
Sept 24, 2014. 10:30 am shopping... Lunch 12:00 am
Elcona Country Club Elkhart, Indiana
A gala of lunch, fashion, live auction of handmade quilts, and pop-up store with items from Stephenson's
The fundraiser luncheon is to honor all cancer survivors and friends and family.
Rock the Roof
Friday, August 8, 2014. Doors open @ 5:30pm. Band plays from 6 pm to 10 pm
Wayne Street Parking Garage South Bend, IN
Fundraiser for AIDS Ministries
Band: The Whistle Pigs
kids 12 and under free