Bowl for Kids' Sake
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Cedar Rapids
January - February
Cedar Rapids Bowling Center
Bowl For Kids Sake is one of the area's largest bowling parties! It takes place over several days in January and February 2018. Companies and individuals put together teams of 6 to come bowl with and to support a great cause - Big Brothers Big Sisters. All funds raised go directly back to funding the organization's mission. The event includes bowling fun, door prizes, fun music and glow in the dark lighting.
To develop or join a team visit BeABigCR.org and register. Email MelanieR@BeABigCR.org to reserve a bowling session. No bowl? Donate at BeABigCR.org
Adopt a Guardsman
Iowa Chapter of Military Mama Network
January - May
Over 500 Iowa Guardsmen are Guardswomen are deployed overseas. Help us show them hometown support! January - May sign-up and receive a name and wish of an Iowa Guardsman.
For more information or to sign up contact Cynthia Valenta at email@example.com
Iowa City Taste of Achievement
Friday, February 23rd
Join us for the annual Iowa City Taste of Achievement on February 23rd at Kinnick Stadium. Taste a variety of food and beverages and listen to great music while you bid on fantastic silent and live auction packages.
General admission tickets are available for $50 in advance or $60 at the door.
For more information visit www.juniorachievement.org
The Great American Milk Drive
HACAP Food Reservior
March 1st - 31st
Support the 4th Annual Great American Milk Drive by helping HACAP raise enough funds to purchase 50,000 gallons of milk, and provide fresh milk to those in need. Please visit www.HACAP.org/milk to make a donation TODAY. You can also visit Hy-Vee Food and Drug Stores in Cedar Rapids and Marion to make a donation.
Donations being accepted March 1-31. For more information or to donate visit www.HACAP.org/milk
Spirits of Spring
Variety - the Children's Charity
Friday, March 16th
Cedar Rapids Marriott
Spring it on! Join us for Variety's 29th Annual Spirits of Spring on Friday, March 16th. Enjoy Eastern Iowa's premier event feature fine wines, beers, liquors, and heavy hors-d'oeuvres. There will be more than 20 wine, beer and spirit vendors pouring for you to sample. A silent and live auction will add to the excitement of the evening.
All funds raised stay local and benefit Variety's various programs that are dedicated to improving the lives of underprivileged, at-risk and special needs children throughout Iowa.
For more information visit www.varietyiowa.com/calendar/events/event-68/
Annual Pancake Breakfast
Cedar Rapids Kiwanis Club
Saturday, March 24th
Xavier High School
Bring your appetite! Join the Cedar Rapids Kiwanis Club on March 24th for their 42nd Annual Pancake Breakfast. Tickets are $6 in advance and $7 at the door. This hearty breakfast will offer traditional pancakes, eggs, sausage, cereal, orange juice, coffee and milk. Funds raised will benefit less fortunate children in our area.
For more information visit www.cedarrapidskiwanis.org/