I May have Lupus, but Lupus don't have me
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Clock Tower Resort
Fashion Show: Fundraiser
Baby Logan Albright Fundraising Benefit!
Eagles Club, 3829 11th Street Rockford, IL.
This is a benefit that is being held in an effort to raise money for 3 1/2 month old Logan Albright who was born with a rare medical condition that has forced him to spend a great deal of his young life in and out of different hospitals. Money raised will help towards Logans medical expenses and to help Logan receive the vaccinations he needs. There will be alcohol at the club, but it will be a fun family atmosphere and children are welcome! There will be several donated prizes and raffles, including a 50/50 raffle! Prizes include Chicago Blackhawk tickets, Chicago Cubs tickets, a 20 person suite for a Rockford Icehogs game, a game worn Icehogs jersey and much much more! If you cannot make it (or even if you can) and would like to make a personal or business prize donation, we will gladly accept it! Any business donation will be recognized for their generous donation. If you would prefer to make a money donation, you can do so by clicking the following link (this will also tell Logans story)
Thank you all!
If interested in attending the benefit or donating to the benefit, please email Megan Gade at firstname.lastname@example.org or Bill Watters at email@example.com
Blackout Party 5
call for time
Giovanni's Restaurant & Convention Center
Blackout Party Fundraiser Names Beneficiary, Enters Fifth Year
The Blackout Party 5, an annual Party with a Purpose, has named this year's charity of choice as the American Heart Association, says Vincent Rideout, organizer of the event.
Mr. Rideout has been organizing the event for the past four years, choosing a different worthwhile cause to donate a portion of the proceeds to each year. “Blackout Party” refers to the dress code to attend the event. Attendees are encouraged to wear black formal to casual wear.
“I am a Rockford native, and I see the need for help in different areas of our community,” says Mr. Rideout. “This is my way of giving back”
Mr. Rideout's choice of charity always hinges on the fact that the funds donated must stay in the Rockford area. Some of the organizations helped in the past include Crusader Clinic's Womens Health Initiative, and SwedishAmerican Hospital's Diabetes Self Management Center.
This year's hosts for the event will be Rockford's own American Idol, Paris Bennett, who is also a spokesperson for the American Heart Association, and Chicago Music Legend Mr. George Daniels, who will host the night's Steppers Set.
This year's event will take place at Giovanni's Restaurant and Convention Center, on Saturday, November 1st. Tickets are $40 in advance for regular admission, and $65 in advance for the VIP Lounge. They are available online at www.bigv.eventbrite.com or attendees may call 815.988.1057.Also featured are local vendor booths and silent auction items.
Beloit, WI 608.466.0678
Vincent Rideout 815.988.1057
Valerie Moore 608.466.0678
4th Annual Shannon's Soldiers Fundraiser Extravaganza
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Hilltop Ministry Center ~ 8301 Mitchell Rd. Machesney Park
Shopping! Food! Raffles!! Help us raise money and awareness for our fight to end Multiple Sclerosis!! It's time to get a jump start on your Christmas shopping and all your holiday needs! Shop from nearly 50 fabulous vendors!! After shopping take a break and grab a hotdog and chips then head over to our bake sale to get some delicious goodies!! Get into our raffles for a chance to win some awesome prizes!! All proceeds will go to the National MS Society! We hope you will join us!!
Sarah Schaffer 815-262-0278 firstname.lastname@example.org