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LDANR’s 2nd Annual Golf Tournament Fundraiser 12:00 pm
LDANR’s 2nd Annual Golf Tournament Fundraiser @ Cardinal Lakes Golf Club
Aug 11 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Join the Learning Disabilities Association of Niagara Region (LDANR) for their 2nd Annual Golf Tournament Fundraiser! Proceeds support LDANR programming for children and youth with learning disabilities. Early bird pricing until July 22nd: $150/Twosome, $80/Single 9 Holes | Non-golfers encouraged | Prizes Registration & Lunch: 12:00 Shot Gun Start: 2:00 Dinner & Ancillary Events: 5:00 This event sold out last year, so be sure to register early. This fundraiser is hosted by the Learning Disabilities Association of Niagara Region (LDANR).
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25th Annual St. Catharines & District United Way Golf Tournament 10:00 am
25th Annual St. Catharines & District United Way Golf Tournament @ Peninsula Lakes Golf & Country Club
Aug 13 @ 10:00 am – 7:00 pm
The 25th Annual United Way Golf Tournament will take place on Monday, August 13th, 2018 at Peninsula Lakes Golf Club in Fenwick. It is one of the most premier tournaments of the Niagara Region and is attended by all major business professionals. Last year, the tournament raised $50,000 to kickoff the 2018 Campaign. The funds raised from the tournament will support over 70 programs & special initiatives across St. Catharines, Thorold, Grimsby, Niagara-on-the-Lake, Lincoln and West Lincoln. Join the United Way of St. Catharines & District for 18 Holes of fun in the sun with amazing prizes, silent auction and live auction, a BBQ lunch, and lively symposium followed by a gourmet buffet dinner at one of Niagara’s finest golf courses. Reserve your spot today! For registration or sponsorship inquiries, email Julia Misek at julia@stcatharines.unitedway.ca or call (905) 688 5050 ext 108. This event is hosted by the United Way of St. Catharines & District.
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15th Annual Mayor’s Au Marché 7:00 pm
15th Annual Mayor’s Au Marché @ 13th Street Winery
Aug 17 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
The 15th Annual Mayor’s Au Marché will take place at 13th Street Winery on Friday, August 17th in support of the Investing in St. Catharines Youth Fund. Guests will enjoy sampling from local wineries and craft breweries along with an array of culinary delights from local restaurants. This special event will also include the talents of local up and coming musicians. The Investing in St. Catharines Youth Fund helps young people in financial need fully participate in the recreational, sports and cultural life of our City. More than 3,000 children and youth have benefited from this program since it began in the summer of 2004. With your support of this year’s event, we can increase this number. A portion of the net proceeds will be permanently endowed in the Investing in St. Catharines Youth Fund in the St. Catharines Community Fund, which is an affiliate of the Niagara Community Foundation. The event takes place on Friday, August 17th from 7pm to 10pm at 13th Street Winery. The price of a ticket is $125 (all inclusive). A tax receipt will be forwarded for a portion of the ticket price. This event is hosted by the Niagara Community Foundation.
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SHRED-IT in Support of Niagara-on-the-Lake Palliative Care 9:00 am
SHRED-IT in Support of Niagara-on-the-Lake Palliative Care @ Meridian Credit Union Parking Lot
Aug 18 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
SHRED-IT provides residents with a convenient and economical way to dispose of confidential documents and at the same time raise funds for this important community organization offering free services to residents with life-limiting illnesses and their families. Organized by Niagara-on-the-Lake Community Palliative Care in partnership with Meridian Credit Union, confidential materials are professionally shredded for $6 a banker’s box or 3 for $15. Volunteers from Meridian, Community Palliative Care, the community along with students from Royal Elite International Academy will be there to greet resident and receive their materials for shredding. It’s an initiative where everyone benefits – Meridian customers and residents help protect themselves from identity fraud, student volunteers demonstrate their involvement in the community and the proceeds raised stay in the community to support palliative care. This event is hosted by Niagara-on-the-Lake Palliative Care and Meridian Credit Union.
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Stamford Kiwanis Golf Tournament Fundraiser 11:30 am
Stamford Kiwanis Golf Tournament Fundraiser @ Willodell Golf Club
Aug 24 @ 11:30 am
Stamford Kiwanis Club of Niagara Falls is having its annual fundraiser Golf Tournament. All are welcome. Registration cost includes golf with cart, prizes, lunch, dinner. Stamford Kiwanis is a non profit service club/charity that serves the children of its own community since 1959. To register, contact Steve Laramee by phone or email (see contact information above). This event is hosted by the Stamford Kiwanis.
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Aug
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15th Annual Mayor’s Au Marché @ 13th Street Winery
Aug 17 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

The 15th Annual Mayor’s Au Marché will take place at 13th Street Winery on Friday, August 17th in support of the Investing in St. Catharines Youth Fund. Guests will enjoy sampling from local wineries and craft breweries along with an array of culinary delights from local restaurants. This special event will also include the talents of local up and coming musicians.

The Investing in St. Catharines Youth Fund helps young people in financial need fully participate in the recreational, sports and cultural life of our City. More than 3,000 children and youth have benefited from this program since it began in the summer of 2004. With your support of this year’s event, we can increase this number.

A portion of the net proceeds will be permanently endowed in the Investing in St. Catharines Youth Fund in the St. Catharines Community Fund, which is an affiliate of the Niagara Community Foundation.

The event takes place on Friday, August 17th from 7pm to 10pm at 13th Street Winery. The price of a ticket is $125 (all inclusive). A tax receipt will be forwarded for a portion of the ticket price.

This event is hosted by the Niagara Community Foundation.

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SHRED-IT in Support of Niagara-on-the-Lake Palliative Care @ Meridian Credit Union Parking Lot
Aug 18 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm

SHRED-IT provides residents with a convenient and economical way to dispose of confidential documents and at the same time raise funds for this important community organization offering free services to residents with life-limiting illnesses and their families.

Organized by Niagara-on-the-Lake Community Palliative Care in partnership with Meridian Credit Union, confidential materials are professionally shredded for $6 a banker’s box or 3 for $15.

Volunteers from Meridian, Community Palliative Care, the community along with students from Royal Elite International Academy will be there to greet resident and receive their materials for shredding.

It’s an initiative where everyone benefits – Meridian customers and residents help protect themselves from identity fraud, student volunteers demonstrate their involvement in the community and the proceeds raised stay in the community to support palliative care.

This event is hosted by Niagara-on-the-Lake Palliative Care and Meridian Credit Union.

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Stamford Kiwanis Golf Tournament Fundraiser @ Willodell Golf Club
Aug 24 @ 11:30 am

Stamford Kiwanis Club of Niagara Falls is having its annual fundraiser Golf Tournament.

All are welcome. Registration cost includes golf with cart, prizes, lunch, dinner.

Stamford Kiwanis is a non profit service club/charity that serves the children of its own community since 1959.

To register, contact Steve Laramee by phone or email (see contact information above).

This event is hosted by the Stamford Kiwanis.

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Big Move Cancer Ride @ Club Roma
Sep 9 @ 8:00 am

Push yourself to the limit on Sunday, September 9th at the 10th Annual Big Move Cancer Ride.

Cycle the 100K with other hardcore riders, try the 50K route for a bit of a challenge or cruise the 25K at your own pace.

Whether individually or part of a team, register today and join the Niagara Health Foundation as we ride to raise money for the Walker Family Cancer Centre!

This event is hosted by the Niagara Health Foundation.

Amazing Race Niagara 2018 @ Polonia Park
Sep 9 @ 11:00 am – 6:00 pm

Amazing Race Niagara is a car rally, scavenger hunt & team competition that takes place on Sunday, September 9, 2018. It’s a fun team event where teams of four travel by car throughout the Niagara Region competing against each other and the clock, completing various activities/challenges in order to receive clues for the next location.

You can ‘Be a Hero for just one day’ and let children & youth impacted by abuse in our region know you care.

Over 90% of the funds raised from this event directly support the much needed programs and services required to provide help, healing & support to children, youth and their families. We could not do this without the generous support of our caring community partners. Kristen French Child Advocacy Centre Niagara is a registered charitable organization, we operate without any core government funding, therefore your support is very much appreciated.

People commit acts of heroism each & every day. Amazing Race Niagara is your chance to create your own team of Heroes, gather family, friends & colleagues, register your team of Heroes at http://www.amazingraceniagara.ca. ‘You can be a Hero just for one day’ to Niagara’s children & youth who have experienced abuse.

This event is hosted by Kristen French Child Advocacy Centre.

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United Way Inaugural Campaign Kickoff @ White Oaks Resort & Spa
Sep 19 @ 7:30 am

United Way Niagara invites you to attend their Inaugural Campaign Kickoff event presented by Enbridge.

Tables of 8 (or 10 by request) are available. Buffet breakfast is $20.

The three United Ways in Niagara are set to amalgamate in August 2018 and are currently operating as one entity. In the interim, United Way of St. Catharines & District is overseeing registration of this special event. Please RSVP by phone or email (contact information above).

This event is hosted by United Way Niagara.

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Coffee Break Event Hosted by Advisory Group of Alzheimer Society of Niagara Region @ Alzheimer Society of Niagara Region
Sep 27 @ 11:30 am

The Advisory Group of the Alzheimer Society of Niagara Region is inviting you to please join them for a Coffee Break Event. Enjoy a cup of coffee or tea with some delicious treats.

Proceeds will help fund programs and services of the Alzheimer Society of Niagara Region.

This event is hosted by the Advisory Group of the Alzheimer Society of Niagara Region.

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