22nd Annual St. Patricks Dinner and Dance
Belvidere Moose Lodge #295, 595 Belvidere Road.
Doors open 4:30 PM
Dinner at 6:00 PM
Menu: Corned Beef and cabbage or chicken,
McNulty Irish Dancers, raffles, and cash bar. Dancing starts at 8:00 PM. Band - Northbound Train.
Event closes 11:00 PM
Tickets are $25 each.
For more information, please call Mike Kasper at 815- 544-0882.
HRFD Spring Dinner Fundraiser
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
10544 Main St. Roscoe IL @ HRFD Fire Station ONe
Spring Dinner menu: Roast beef, ham, mashed potatoes, cole slaw, vegetables, desserts, coffee and milk.
Capt. Ryan Alms, 815-623-7867 firstname.lastname@example.org
Dining in the Dark
Franchesco's Ristorante, Rockford
The third annual Dining in the Dark fundraiser is a journey of taste that will enhance your senses. The evening, with WIFR’s Andy Gannon as MC, will include a three-course dinner and silent auction. All proceeds benefit the Center for Sight & Hearing’s outreach programs.
enhance your senses.
For more information contact Lorena Merrick at 815.332.6823 or email@example.com.
YMCA Third Annual Community Dinner
March 19th, 5:30 p.m.
Giovanni’s, 610 North Bell School Road, Rockford
The YMCA of Rock River Valley will be holding its third annual YMCA Community Dinner on March 19, 2015. Following an entertaining and successful 2014 event, this year’s dinner will focus on social responsibility and welcome Stedman Graham as the guest speaker.
Stedman may be best known to some as Oprah Winfrey’s long-time partner, however he is a two-time New York Times best selling author, American educator and successful businessman. Based in Chicago, IL, Stedman is the Chairman and CEO of S. Graham & Associates, a management and marketing consulting firm, while also delivering his powerful leadership message to organizations around the global.
Since 1858, the Y has responded to our society’s most pressing needs by developing innovative, community-based solutions and uniting people from all walks of life to participate in and work for positive social change. Whether advocating for affordable, healthy food options for underserved communities, or helping newcomers transition well into their new neighborhoods, the Y is committed to giving all people the tools and support to live healthy, connected and secure lives.
The dinner will be held at Giovanni’s, 610 North Bell School Road, Rockford and will begin at 5:30pm. In addition to the guest presentation, several locals will be honored with awards presented by the YMCA of Rock River Valley. Among them, the Teen Leadership Award will be given to a teen, aged 15-19, who exemplifies leadership within the Rockford community. The YMCA Distinguished Leader of the Year and Outstanding Business Impact Award nominations are also open for nomination. Nomination forms can be found by visiting the Y’s Community Dinner website at www.ymcacommunitydinner.com and final submissions are due by February 20, 2015.
Cost is $100 per plate. All proceeds from the dinner will support the Y’s Annual Campaign, a program that supports our community focusing on youth development, healthy living and social responsibility.
To register for the dinner, stop by one of the local YMCA branch locations, call (779) 500-0800 or visit www.ymcacommunitydinner.org.
GiGi's Playhouse Rockford "I Have a Voice" Gala
Giovanni's Restaurant & Convention Center
We are going to "Rock your socks off" at our 4th annual "I Have a Voice Gala". It will be held on World Down syndrome Day. It will be a fund night of rockin in our socks and supporting GiGi's!
Paula Capone, 815-654-7529.