Interested in doing something to fight Americas #1 cause of disability in adults and children? Join us for the Arthritis Walk – Savannah on September 25th at the YMCA Islands Branch in support of the 1.9 million Georgians living with arthritis. The Arthritis Walk – Savannah supports the Arthritis Foundation and raises funds for critical research, advocacy initiatives, and life improving programs. This family and dog friendly event will include a 3 mile or 1 mile course with fun activities for children, live entertainment, and an opportunity to give back to your community!
Registration begins at 9:00am and Race begins at 10:00am.
More Info: e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or visit www.letsmovetogether.org
Tags: Arthritis Walk, Fundraiser, Savannah, Savannah Arthritis Foundation, YMCA Islands Branch
Enjoy networking, raffles, fun and a fundraiser for Alzheimer’s at Driftaway Cafe.
Category: Events, Uncategorized
Tags: Alzheimers, cocktails, Fundraiser
Campaign Kick-Off officially marks the beginning of United Way’s fundraising efforts in Bryan, Effingham, Chatham and Liberty counties. Highlights of the event include announcement of the four county fundraising goal, recognition of Campaign Cabinet members and Loaned Associates, Pacesetters results and a keynote speaker.
Cost: $15 per person or $240 for a table of 16
More info: www.uwce.org
Tags: Fundraiser, Savannah, Savannah Civic Center, south magazine, United Way
Robbie Smith was a vibrant, sports-loving young man who died in December 1994, just one day shy of his 30th birthday. For the past seven years, his family and friends have organized a fun-filled day of golf and leisure in his honor and in gratitude for the care provided by Hospice Savannah during the last 15 months of Robbie’s life.
This year’s outing will have shotgun start with a four-man scramble (captain’s choice) format. Prizes for first and second place, closest to the pin and longest drive. There will be a putting contest, raffle and auction and lunch will be provided.
Cost: $100 per player, sponsorships are $100 per hole.
More Info: visit http://www.robbiegolf.com/
Tags: Fundraiser, Garden City, golf, Savannah
Join us for one of our favorite special events, the Old Fort Jackson Auction & Low Country Boil! This is our annual fundraiser for Old Fort Jackson, a National Historic Landmark site. There will be a silent auction, children’s activities, cannon firings, and live music, and a whole lotta fun for all! Admission to the event is free, but food is available to purchase.
More Info: 912.232.3945
Tags: Auction, Coastal Heritage Society, Fundraiser, Low Country Boil, Old Fort Jackson, Savannah
Over the years, the Desotorow art gallery has come to be known as one of the most unique galleries in Savannah, hosting weekly arts shows and participating in Savannah’s First Friday Gallery Hop. Acting as an artist co-op and music venue for a number of years, the gallery was eventually picked up by a group of highly motivated and dedicated students and has been in full operation since. In April 2008, Desotorow incorporated as a nonprofit organization in the State of Georgia and became a public charity. The gallery is staffed by a group of committed volunteers who work hard to keep the gallery’s atmosphere a fun yet professional exhibition experience.
Category: Blogs, Featured
Tags: Art, Desotorow Gallery, Fundraiser, Lulu's Chocolate Bar, Savannah
Come out to the 3rd Annual Pink Tea “Celebration of Life” Breast Cancer Event which will benefit the Young Survival Coalition, Savannah Affiliate. Hale Tea will be serving their “special” teas again this year! There will be activities for children such as Silly Dilly the clown, scavenger hunts, and more! For adults there will be raffles, shopping opportunities, one of a kind hand-painted wine glasses, and silent auctions. Also come see Guardians of the Ribbon “Pink Fire Truck” and enjoy celebration cake.
Tags: Breast Cancer, cancer, Family, Fundraiser, Savannah, WIlmington Island
“Cocktails for a Cause” to help raise awareness for local charities. Valet parking available. Proceeds from this event will help people with Down Syndrome and their families with education, support and advocacy. The Lowcountry Down Syndrome Society provides; “New Parent Packets” for families learning about Down Syndrome, helps send members and advocates to conferences, seminars and workshops, holds “CAMP BUDDY” each summer for children with down syndrome from ages 3-6, and “The Buddy Walk” which draws over 3000 walkers to Forsyth Park every October and sponsors the NIGHT OF CHAMPIONS which recognizes employees in the community with Down Syndrome and other intellectual disabilities. NIGHT OF CHAMPIONS also highlights the businesses that employees them.
Cost: voluntary donation
More Info: e-mail email@example.com or call 912.629.2913
Tags: charity, Cocktails for a Cause, First City Club, Fundraiser, Savannah
River’s Edge is hosting a dual fundraiser! Proceeds from the yard sale will be donated to the Rotary Foundation for the benefit of polio eradication. Proceeds from the bake sale will be donated to the Ronald McDonald House.
More Info: call 912.354.6146
Tags: Bake Sale, Fundraiser, Ronald McDonald House, Savannah, Yard Sale
Come out and join us for “Fishing for Jamie”: a Fishing Tournament to benefit skin cancer patients in Savannah. This event will include food, games and entertainment for both anglers and non-anglers. It honors the memory of Jamie Fulcher, a Savannah man who fought melanoma for three years until his death in 2007. Proceeds go to the Lewis Cancer & Research Pavilion for melanoma research and clinical trials.
Cost: $30 for adults 13 and older; $15 for children 12 and younger.
More Info: e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
Tags: Benefit, cancer, charity, fishing, Fundraiser, Savannah