Selected Community Events
First Annual Charlottesville Salvation Army Telethon
In cooperation with the Charlottesville Newsplex, the Charlottesville Corps of the Salvation Army is pleased to announce its First Annual Charlottesville Salvation Army Telethon Presented by Better Living, Inc. to air on CBS 19, Tuesday night, October 22, 2013 from 6 – 8 pm.
Contact Bob Kahn at email@example.com (434 245-5050) or Kim Wentz at Kim_Wentz@uss.salvationarmy.org (434 295-4058) for more details.
Pink Day-Fundraiser for Breast Cancer Research Foundation
Jun 23, 2012 10am-6pm
Meadows Farms in Ruckersville on 29 North
Celebrate our Pink Day Luau with pink leis and raffles, silent auctions, special discount for making a donation, face painting and other kids events, variety of food, and live music. Plus other activities and events in the works!
Blondes vs. Brunettes Charity Powder Puff Registration Party
Jun 7, 2012 7-10p.m.
Main Street Arena
Come learn about and sign up for CVille's inaugural Blondes vs. Brunettes charity powder puff game, organized by Charlottesville Young Professionals to benefit the Alzheimer's Association! We're looking for players, coaches, cheerleaders, and other volunteers. Gameday is Sunday, Oct. 14 at Charlottesville High School. Find us online at https://www.facebook.com/cvillebvb.
ATLANTIC COAST STARS VS. PRO STARS
Oct 29, 2011 3:30pm
John Paul Jones Arena
John Paul Jones Arena, along with the Rock and Roll Foundation are pleased to announce the ATLANTIC COAST STARS vs. PRO STARS basketball game on Saturday, October 29 at 3:30pm.
Some of the NBA's biggest stars, including Kevin Durant , Rudy Gay, and John Wall, will lead the PRO STARS. Cavalier greats Robert Mason, Jr. and JR Reynolds will lead the ACC STARS. This event will benefit the Rock and Roll Foundation and the United Way-Thomas Jefferson Area.
More player announcements coming soon!
Belk Fall Charity Sale Event
Nov 5, 2011 6am - 10am
BELK FASHION SQUARE MALL
Bargain hunters start your engines and race to the Belk Fall Charity Sale Event on Sat. Nov. 5, from 6 to 10 a.m., with ticket sale benefiting participating schools and nonprofits. Tickets enable customers to receive $5 off first purchase & discounts from 20% to 70% off throughout the store. The first 100 adults in line when the doors open receive a free Belk Gift Card worth $5-$100 with three $1000 gift cards being awarded company wide. All 501(c)(3)charities invited to participate.
Walk to End Alzheimer's Kick Off Party
Jul 26, 2011 5pm - 7pm
Omni Hotel Atrium
Join the Alzheimer's Association Walk to End Alzheimer's™ and unite in a movement to reclaim the future for millions. It's time to sign up your team and start fundraising! Together, we can end Alzheimer's disease the nation's sixth-leading cause of death.
Enjoy wine donated by Veritas Vineyards, wonderful food provided by the Omni, entertainment and door prizes. Plus, you'll get some fundraising tips from top team captains from past years.
You can sign up your team or just learn more about the Walk which will be on Sept. 17 this year starting at the Albemarle County Office Building.
May 7, 2011 5pm - 7pm
Eville Grill, Earlysville VA
Eville Grill will be hosting a Cruise In on Saturday, May 7th from 5:00-7:00pm. A portion of the Proceeds from this evening will be donated to Hospice of the Piedmont. There will be door prizes, cash prizes, 50-50 raffle, FREE ice cream for children 12 and under, music and food discounts for drivers. There is NO charge for car entrys. Eville Grill is located in Earlysville in the old Whyte's Supermarket parking lot.
Call (434)-953-6744 for more information.
The Junior League of Charlottesville Casino Night Fundraising Event
Feb 20, 2010 7:00pm - 11:00pm
Boars Head Inn Pavilion
Charlottesville, VA (January 7, 2010) ---- Enjoy an evening of "Vintage Vegas-style" entertainment while you help support the Junior League of Charlottesville’s community programs. The inaugural Casino Night , Vintage Vegas, is set for 7PM to 11PM, Saturday, February 20, 2010 at the Boars Head Inn Pavilion.
The theme, "Vintage Vegas, glitz – glamour - games," will be carried out with casino games and fantasy dealers. There will be live music, prizes, heavy hors d’oeuvres and more. Admission is $80 per person and includes $10,000 worth of “play” dollars and one (1) drink ticket. Attendees will test their luck at the gaming tables in order to win prizes of all types.
The Junior League of Charlottesville also invites individuals and companies to support the organization by becoming an event sponsor. All proceeds will benefit our community programs which include Charlottesville Youth and Family Services Program; The Boys and Girls Club of Charlottesville; Emily Couric Advocacy Award and the Junior League of Charlottesville’s Community Grant Program.
Vintage Vegas is a great way to celebrate the spirit of St. Valentine by taking your sweetheart to a glamorous event to eat, drink and dance the night away while playing games- all while benefitting the Charlottesville community. What could be better? For more information or to become a sponsor please contact the fundraising chairs listed above.