Welcome to the newly designed KCRG-TV9 Show You Care website! Check out the great initiatives and events below!
A+ For Education will honor a teacher monthly during the 2014-15 year – get your submissions in!
Coats For Kids will kick off 9/1 – you can donate coats at collection sites OR donate online!
Our Events Calendar is full of things to do!
The Cedar Rapids RoughRiders are hosting Veteran Appreciation Night on Saturday, November 8th. The RoughRiders will be collecting non-perishable food items the week of the game at the Cedar Rapids Ice Arena and Dave Wright Nissan Subaru to donate to the Veteran Outreach Center food pantry. Fans that donate will receive two free chuck-a-pucks to any RoughRiders home game during the 2014-2015.
Saturday, November 8th. Game starts at 7pm. Happy Hour 5:30-6:30pm
Cedar Rapids Ice Arena - 1100 Rockford Road SW, Cedar Rapids, IA 52404
or Dave Wright Subaru - 1900 51st St NE, Cedar Rapids, IA 52402
Join us for the Signature Chefs Auction on Thursday, October 30th at the Coralville Marriott! Signature Chefs Auction is held every fall in Iowa City. The event pays tribute to and celebrates the culinary excellence of the area’s finest chefs, all while raising money to fight premature birth and give every baby a healthy start.
Signature Chefs Auction includes an extensive silent auction and wine auction, and features a live auction of culinary packages created by the chefs themselves. These packages are unique and one of a kind to the March of Dimes. Only at Chefs Auction do you have the chance to bid on these exclusive packages.
Join us for an energetic, uplifting and spiritually delicious Gospel Brunch to benefit Jane Boyd Community House on Sunday, November 9 at C.S.P.S. Hall in Cedar Rapids. Two performances will be held at 9AM and noon. We're talking about homemade southern cooking that will fill your stomach and inspiring music that will stir your soul. Live gospel music performed by The Jones Family Singers, will set the stage. The Jones Family Singers, consisting in part of five sisters, two brothers and their father, have been touring throughout the country for over two decades. http://www.thejonesfamilysingers.com/media-page/.
Proceeds from the Gospel Brunch will go directly to Jane Boyd Community House. Jane Boyd's mission is to enhance the academic, emotional and social wellbeing of children and families in our diverse community. Jane Boyd Community House provides services for youth and adults throughout Cedar Rapids including after school programming, summer day camp, tutoring, recreation and community outreach services.
Here ye! Hear ye the DIVAS are presenting our 2nd annual Breast and Ovarian Awareness Ride. The divas invite everyone to join us weather on 2 wheels 3or 4 your support is welcome. Our donations are split with Especially For You Campaign for breast cancer through Mercy Hospital and the Doreen Knapp Foundation through Dr Goodheart,s ovarian cancer research in Iowa city.
This year we are giving away a Harley Davidson St Bob. Please check out our FB page for more information on how to get your tickets for the bike and our special t-shirts. Hope to see everyone there!
Saturday, October 4, 2014. 10 am leave from Metro Harley Davidson, CR.
Proud to BE…ME is a symposium presenting ideas for building self-esteem in young girls ages 11-15, accompanied by their mother or other trusted adult. Proud to BE…ME is part of the Lions Clubs Women's Worldwide Symposium Series – a program for Lions Clubs to gather community members to discuss issues of relevance to women.
The event will be held at Hallagan Center at Mercy Medical Center on Saturday, September 27th. 701 10th St SE - Cedar Rapids. 9am-3:30pm
Registration fee is $10 per person/$20 per family
Their mission is to enable girls to realize their full potential by promoting self-esteem and encouraging them to develop a positive relationship with themselves and others.