Coed 4x4 Beach Volleyball Tourney Benefiting Alzheimer's Research
Aug
3
3:00 PM15:00

Coed 4x4 Beach Volleyball Tourney Benefiting Alzheimer's Research

Help us Bump Alzheimer’s by playing in our sand volleyball tournament at Foro Sports Club! 

Format: Coed 4v4

Cost: $25/person - all proceeds benefitting Alzheimer’s research

Payment: venmo @alcstarheel with Team Name

Signup: https://forms.gle/QAcc7E3aJERQMhgt6

Shade, canopies and pizza will be provided! 

Prizes will be awarded!

#Foro #forosports #forosportsclub #dallas #addison #Dallasvolleyball #volleyball #beachvolleyball #sandvolleyball #alzheimers #alzheimersresearch #alzheimerscure #goodcause

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Frontiers of Flight Museum Hosts Moon Day 2019 & Celebrates 50th Anniversary of Apollo 11
Jul
20
10:00 AM10:00

Frontiers of Flight Museum Hosts Moon Day 2019 & Celebrates 50th Anniversary of Apollo 11

The Frontiers of Flight Museum will host Moon Day 2019, the largest annual space-themed exposition in Texas and celebrate the 50th Anniversary of Apollo 11 on Saturday, July 20 @ 10AM – 4PM. For details visit: https://www.flightmuseum.com/moon-day/.

Join us for a full day of family-friendly, entertaining programs and activities. We have over three dozen exhibitors – and Moon Day is FREE with regular Museum admission! FIRST 200 STUDENTS Receive a Special Lunar Sample Bag!

Moon Day honors the past, present, and future of space flight. This year, our STEM-focused event also celebrates the upcoming 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 mission — on the exact anniversary of the first landing on the Moon — and includes exhibits, activities, and programs for all ages.

Moon Day is presented in collaboration with the National Space Society of North Texas and sponsored by Beal Bank.


FEATURED PRESENTATIONS:

PANEL DISCUSSION

STEM EDUCATION AND THE FUTURE OF WORK

HAMILTON FAMILY AUDITORIUM

11:00 – 11:45AM



KEYNOTE ADDRESS

ASTRONAUT JOHN E. BLAHA, COL., USAF (RET.)

HAMILTON FAMILY AUDITORIUM

1:00 – 1:45 PM



SPECIAL PRESENTATION

“THE DAY WE WALKED ON THE MOON”

PRESENTED BY THE SMITHSONIAN CHANNEL

HAMILTON FAMILY AUDITORIUM

2:15 – 3:45PM

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Frisco Moms Care Online Auction
Jul
20
to Jul 21

Frisco Moms Care Online Auction

Frisco Moms Care is gearing up for our 4th annual online auction. Due to the generosity of many local businesses and bidders, we were able to raise more than $14,000 last year!

Our fundraising team has set the goal even higher this year at $15,000. We hope we can count on you to help us meet this goal! If you are interested in donating an item or gift basket for the auction, please feel free to reach out to fundraising@fmcares.org.

We are staffed exclusively by volunteers and all funds raised are used to benefit recipients of the organization. We currently serve families in need in Frisco, Frisco ISD, Little Elm, and Little Elm ISD and hope to expand to other surrounding cities in the near future. Our auction is one of our main sources of income and your participation helps us raise the necessary funding needed to continue to provide clothing, housewares, meals, school supplies, personal care items, winter coats, and holiday gifts to our families.

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Ballet North Texas Fundraiser
Jul
14
3:00 PM15:00

Ballet North Texas Fundraiser

Join Ballet North Texas as we embark on our next step to becoming one of the top tier ballet companies Dallas/Fort Worth has to offer. We are holding this fundraiser to secure assets for the construction of our brand-new facility. When this new space is complete, we will be introducing North Texas Conservatory to serve as the premier of Ballet North Texas. North Texas Conservatory will offer world class dance and music lessons for students of all ages and abilities. It is with your commitment and dedication that enables us to take this next step towards building the conservatory as our founders have envisioned. All funds from this event will benefit Ballet North Texas and North Texas Conservatory in the buildout and furnishing of the Conservatory, outreach and special needs programs, as well as the upcoming 2019-2020 season.


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An Evening with Global Health Innovations
Jun
27
6:30 PM18:30

An Evening with Global Health Innovations

You’re invited to an evening with Global Health Innovations, hosted by Brad Gautney and Jeanice King.

June 27, 6:30-8:00 pm
The Joule
1530 Main Street, Dallas, TX 75201

Drinks, heavy hors d’oeuvres, and dessert will be provided.

At 7:15pm there will be a short presentation by Brad Gautney, GHI President

RSVP to Brad Gautney at bgautney@globalhealthinnovations.org.

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Live ❤️ Appreciation Project (Benefitting Teachers & First Responders)
Jun
22
10:00 AM10:00

Live ❤️ Appreciation Project (Benefitting Teachers & First Responders)

Do you want to do good, feel good and live LOVE? 

Bring your friends and family to this event where we'll prepare/package hundreds of appreciation gifts that are designed to honor, motivate & retain our city's teachers and first responders.

Event is free, family friendly + we'll provide all supplies. To reserve your spots, send an email with the number of volunteers to: info@loveinmotion.info with "live ️" in the subject line. 

Stick around afterwards and enjoy happy hour pricing from our friends at BrainDead Brewing

Shout out to our event sponsor: Methodist Dallas Medical Center!

#WhatWeAppreciateAppreciates

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The White Party: Havana Nights
Jun
8
to Jun 9

The White Party: Havana Nights

Please join the Young Friends of Wilkinson Center for The White Party: Havana Nights on Saturday, June 8 from 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. at The Empire Room. Guests, dressed in all white, will enjoy cocktails and light bites, a raffle, tunes by DJ Jason Wiggz, a photo booth, live entertainment and more. Sponsors will receive an exclusive invitation to a VIP reception from 9 – 10 p.m. featuring signature cocktails and hors d’oeuvres, followed by reserved tables for The White Party. Tickets are $125 each. Event proceeds benefit Wilkinson Center.



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Wild Game for West Dallas Cookout
May
30
6:30 PM18:30

Wild Game for West Dallas Cookout

Come support Brother Bill’s Helping Hand and the West Dallas Community at this fun cookout fundraiser.

Come celebrate Brother Bill's 75th Anniversary with music, drinks, and of course wild game! Secure your ticket by making a $50 donation.

MAY 30, 2019 | 6:30PM | FOUR CORNERS BREWING CO

Brother Bill's Helping Hand enriches the lives of men, women, and children in the community of West Dallas by empowering through learning, encouraging through relationships, and ensuring the essentials of life.

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Walk for Friendship
May
19
10:00 AM10:00

Walk for Friendship

Friendship Circle of Dallas would like to invite you to participate in our first annual Walk4Friendship, a 2K walk around Flagpole Hill, to be held on Sunday, May 19th, 2019. Walk4Friendship is designed to build community solidarity, as well raise funds for and increase awareness of Friendship Circle, a 501(c)3 non-profit organization that provides inclusive social and educational programs for children
and adults with diverse abilities.

Together, we are walking (and enjoying a carnival that follows!) to raise funds for innovative programs to include the thousands in our community who are deprived of typical social contact— those with Autism, Down Syndrome, Cerebral Palsy and other emotional, physical and cognitive challenges.

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Just for J 5K GLOW RUN
May
18
7:00 PM19:00

Just for J 5K GLOW RUN

Join us for a GLOW RUN to celebrate our 7TH ANNUAL Just for J 5K and 1 Mile Fun Run! Just for J is a nonprofit organization raising awareness and funds for children facing medical challenges. We are so excited to have you join us to support our mission! 

Kids, families, wheelchairs, pets, runners, walkers, joggers: ALL WELCOME! T-shirts and GLOW STICKS are guaranteed to pre-registered participants. Our event will be chip timed by Cox Racing Services. Race day registration is available for a $5 extra fee starting at 6:00pm the day of the event. Awards for top finishers, DJ, raffle, and performance will all be at our event. YOU DON’T WANT TO MISS IT! 

Register HERE: http://JustForJ.itsyourrace.com/
Donate/Sponsor HERE: https://www.justforj.com/5k-north-texas

EVENT DETAILS AND SCHEDULE:
PACKET PICKUP 
Friday, May 17th 12pm-6pm
Bear Creek Running Company in Keller 
101 Town Center Ln Suite 115, Keller, TX 76248
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RACE DAY
Saturday, May 18th 
Day of Packet Pick Up/Registration starting at 6:00pm
Bear Creek Park 
400 Bear Creek Park Rd, Keller, TX 76248
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1 Mile Fun Run Start Time: 7:15pm
$15 until January 1st
$20 until April 1st
$25 until May 17th
$30 Day of Event 
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GLOW RUN 5K Start Time: 7:45pm
$25 until January 1st
$30 until April 1st
$35 until May 17th
$40 Day of Event

Awards will begin around 8:45pm. Thank you so much for supporting our community!

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WiNGS Mentors & Allies Awards Luncheon
May
16
12:00 PM12:00

WiNGS Mentors & Allies Awards Luncheon

The 2019 Mentors & Allies Awards luncheon presented by Sammons Enterprises will be held at the Omni Hotel Dallas. The program features a panel conversation and recognition of corporations and individuals for their commitment to the empowerment and professional development of women. This year’s outstanding honorees include: 

- Corporation of the Year: Aimbridge Hospitality 
- Corporate Woman of the Year: Cynt Marshall, CEO of the Dallas Mavericks
- Women Entrepreneurs of the Year: Mahisha Dellinger, CEO and Founder of CURLS and TV Host on the Oprah Winfrey Network and Sabrina Martinez Harrison, CEO of MINT Dentistry 
- Ebby Halliday Volunteer of the Year: Dr. Rochelle Webb, CEO of 3W Consulting Group

In support of WiNGS’ commitment to help break the cycle of generational poverty, the luncheon will feature a panel of national experts that will discuss ways the community can take part in transforming Dallas into an opportunity city for all. The distinguished panel includes:

- Andrea Levere, President, Prosperity Now
- Alfreda Norman, Senior Vice President, Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas
- Prashanthi Ravanavarapu, Director of Product Architecture, PayPal

KERA’s Courtney Collins, a lead reporter in the award-winning One Crisis Away series, will serve as the moderator for this powerful discussion. Hilda Galvan, Liz Minyard and Anne Motsenbocker are the 2019 Honorary Chairs. Award-winning business leader and WiNGS board member Tiffaney Dale Hunter is the 2019 Event Chair and Michelle Hudson, Principal of Hudson Peters Commercial, is the Underwriting Chair. Katy Blakey, Anchor and Reporter with NBC DFW, will serve as the luncheon emcee.

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Genesis Annual Luncheon
May
10
11:30 AM11:30

Genesis Annual Luncheon

Friday, May 10, 2019 will mark the 26th Genesis Annual Luncheon featuring keynote speaker Terry Crews! Terry Crews is an action-movie hero, sitcom star, game show host, former NFL player and best-selling author. Crews is perhaps best known for his action and comedy roles in an impressive resume of some of the biggest films and television of the past decade, including his star-making turn in the Wayans brother comedy classic White Chicks and the wildly popular Old Spice commercials.

Location
Hilton Anatole
2201 N Stemmons Fwy
Dallas, Texas 75207

When
Friday, May 10, 2019
11:30 a.m.

Luncheon Chairs
Robyn & Don Conlon

Luncheon Co-Chairs
Lizzie & Casey Conlon
Marybeth & Kevin Conlon
Megan & Keith Conlon

Raffle Chair
Amy Hegi

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A Taste of the Cowboys
May
5
6:30 PM18:30

A Taste of the Cowboys

Join our team for the 2019 Taste of the Cowboys, held at Ford Center at The Star in Frisco! 
Hosted by current Dallas Cowboys players along with team legends Chad Hennings and Preston Pearson, the event will feature past and present Dallas Cowboys players, Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders, live entertainment, and 30 gourmet tailgate food stations from North Texas’ hottest restaurants and chefs.

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Field & Vine - A Chefs' Dinner Benefiting Youth With Faces
May
5
5:30 PM17:30

Field & Vine - A Chefs' Dinner Benefiting Youth With Faces

Dallas’ favorite chefs are coming together Sunday, May 5 to prepare a multi-course, farm-to-table dinner benefiting Youth With Faces, a Dallas nonprofit providing second chances to the young men and women in the juvenile justice system. The second annual Field & Vine Chefs’ Dinner will take place at The Statler hotel in the heart of Downtown Dallas. 

Matt Balke, Executive Chef at Bolsa and long-time Youth With Faces supporter, serves as lead chef of the event with a notable team of chefs who will each prepare one course of the dinner. Community volunteer Rebecca Masinter will serve as the 2019 Event Chair. Featured chefs include: 

• Sharon Hage, Restaurant Consultant and Chef
• Jeff Harris, Americano 
• Nathan Tate, Boulevardier & Rapscallion

The dinner benefits Youth With Faces, a nonprofit organization dedicated to giving youth in the juvenile justice system the skills needed to break the cycle of incarceration and create positive futures. The organization offers life-changing career and character-building programs, including Culinary Arts, Work Readiness, Dog Training and Therapeutic Horticulture. Learn more at youthwithfaces.org.

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2nd Annual Celebration of Mothers Event  "Denim & Pearls"
May
5
2:00 PM14:00

2nd Annual Celebration of Mothers Event "Denim & Pearls"

Heart of Courage is excited to announce our 2nd Annual Celebration of Mothers event, Sunday, May 5th from 2pm - 5pm at The Manderley in Desoto, TX! Grab your pearls and denim and join us as we eat, fellowship and celebrate the mothers in our lives.

 

We will have some great music, DOOR PRIZES, and a silent auction...so continue to check out our page for some of the great items we will be auctioning.

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Tutus for Brain Tumors
May
3
1:30 PM13:30

Tutus for Brain Tumors

Join us for the 3rd Annual Tutus for Brain Tumors Golf Tournament presented by CSL Materials and benefiting Layla's Legacy Foundation. With fun hole games to keep up the pace of play, a large selection of raffle prizes and plenty of food and drinks, it's always a good time!

Layla's Legacy is a Dallas-based 501(c)(3) foundation that raises money to fund innovative pediatric brain cancer research while bringing hope and help to families impacted by the disease.

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UGM-TC Annual Rummage Sale
May
2
8:00 AM08:00

UGM-TC Annual Rummage Sale

Union Gospel Mission of Tarrant County will present their annual Rummage Sale, with 100 percent of proceeds going towards providing new beginnings for men, women and children experiencing homelessness. Shoppers can expect to find 35,000 square feet of quality new and used furniture, home decor, and more at bargain prices.

The goal of the sale is to clean out UGM-TC’s Donation Warehouse of the non-necessities and make room for new items. The main priority of the Donation Warehouse is to help individuals and families establish their new home after they have graduated from the UGM-TC program. They receive a “move out package” containing essential items such as furniture, pots and pans and cleaning supplies.

WHEN
5.2.19 | 8:00 am
5.3.19 | 8:00 am
5.4.19 | 8:00 am

WHERE
Will Rogers Memorial Center
3401 W. Lancaster Ave. 
Fort Worth, TX 76107

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LightHouse for New Hope's 12th Annual Bowl-a-Thon
Apr
27
12:00 PM12:00

LightHouse for New Hope's 12th Annual Bowl-a-Thon

Mark your calendars! Bowlers and non-bowlers of all ages are invited to lace up their bowling shoes and roll a strike for Mesquite-based grief counseling center, LightHouse for New Hope. Fun for the whole family, all proceeds will benefit the center, which facilitates grief support groups led by trained volunteers and provides need-based assistance to grieving families in need.

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live LOVE Appreciation Project
Apr
27
10:00 AM10:00

live LOVE Appreciation Project

Do you want to do good, feel good and live LOVE? 

Bring your friends and family to this event where we'll prepare/package hundreds of appreciation gifts that are designed to honor, motivate & retain our city's teachers and first responders. 🏾‍♀️🏻‍🏼‍

Event is free, family friendly + we'll provide all supplies. To reserve your spots, send an email with the number of volunteers to: info@loveinmotion.info with "live ️" in the subject line. 

Stick around afterwards and enjoy happy hour pricing from our friends at BrainDead Brewing

Shout out to our event sponsor: Methodist Dallas Medical Center!


#WhatWeAppreciateAppreciates

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10th Annual Green Door 5K
Apr
27
7:30 AM07:30

10th Annual Green Door 5K

Come join Children’s Relief International for this fun family friendly 5K/10K and help provide cement block homes for families living in Mozambique and Haiti! We have set a huge goal of FIFTY homes! Sign up to run or sign up as a sponsor. See you at Harry Myers Park in Rockwall, Texas on April 27th!!

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Live Art Night!
Apr
26
6:30 PM18:30

Live Art Night!

Join Huckleberry Foundation for a night of the arts at The Hall on Dragon Event Venue.

HONORARY CHAIR:
KATELYN BARBIER-MUELLER

PRESENTED BY:
THE YOUNG FAMILY

The Huckleberry Foundation for families with special needs is a nonprofit foundation that provides financial assistance to families with special needs children  as well as local organizations that support special needs individuals. Our mission is to help these wonderful individuals and their families live life to the fullest.

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Mommies In Need Mission imPOSSIBLE Auction
Apr
26
6:00 PM18:00

Mommies In Need Mission imPOSSIBLE Auction

The event is supporting Mommies In Need, which provides free childcare to parents going through a health crisis. You can look forward to an open bar, delicious food and great entertainment, including an exciting live auction with celebrity auctioneer Dale Hansen. You can try your luck in the silent auction or by purchasing a "Mystery Bag" and even have the chance to play an interactive spy game put on by Stomping Ground Comedy Theater!  The big finale will be announcing the "Top Secret" details of Mommies In Need's expansion to include a facility to serve 50-75 children a day at a major DFW hospital! 

April 26, 2019

7pm-10pm (VIP wine and whiskey tasting from 6-7pm)

3015 at Trinity Groves (3015 Gulden Ln, Dallas, TX 75212)

Tickets and Sponsorships available at 

https://www.silentauctionpro.com/onlineticketpurchase.php?groupId=1173

The dress code for the evening is "Spy Chic."  This can be anything from James Bond inspired cocktail attire to Austin Powers 60's mod.  Or you can get creative and dress as your favorite character from a spy movie or novel.  

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Give Back Pop-Up Shop
Apr
13
10:00 AM10:00

Give Back Pop-Up Shop

Come shop for a cause at Give and Company's launch event, a free Give Back Pop-Up shop featuring local world changing vendors committed to giving back. A percentage of all sales will be donated to the cause of each vendor's choice. 

Featuring: 

Calyan Wax Co.
Capturing Grace
Adera Foundation
Gladney Center for Adoption
Sekko Designs
Ans by Design
Give Photography
Operation Underground Railroad
Live Thankfully
Winton and Waits products
+ More!

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