Upcoming Events

PLEASE NOTE: Current public health measures may affect these events. Please visit the organizations’ website or Facebook pages for updated information.


May 19

Junior League of Cedar Rapids – Fostering Strength Luncheon


The Annual Fostering Strength Luncheon is the largest annual fundraiser for the Junior League of Cedar Rapids. This event brings together hundreds of partners, foster care and adoption professionals, JLCR donors and more. Join JLCR on May 19th at the DoubleTree in downtown Cedar Rapids, for an afternoon filled with stories of hope and perseverance from guest speaker Janiva Magness. All proceeds go to support their on-going programs for young people aging out of foster care throughout Linn and nearby counties.


May 26

United Action for Youth – Festival of Flowers


United Action for Youth will be hosting their 17th Annual Festival of Flowers event on May 26th at the Johnson County Fairgrounds. Their first “in-person” fundraising event in two years, this is a celebration you won’t want to miss! The flower show will feature nearly 100 creative floral entries from community members and professional florists which will be available for purchase at the silent auction. There will even be a live floral arranging competition, the Bloomin’ Throwdown! Reserve your spot today, this is a show you won’t want to miss!


May 26

Make-A-Wish-Iowa – Cedar Rapids Sunrise Rotary Golf Tournament


Join the Cedar Rapids Sunrise Rotary in making wishes come try at the annual Wish Upon A Par Golf Tournament! On May 26th at Hunter’s Ridge Golf Course in Marion, you can enjoy a day of golf, gifts, and a dinner following the tournament. Proceeds from the event will go toward granting wishes to Iowa children with critical illnesses. Visit their website to register your foursome today!


June 4

Tanager Place - June Jam


Connect, celebrate, and experience the mission of Tanager Place at their summer social, June Jam! On June 4th at Mays Island Plaza, be a part of this unique event and enjoy dinner, drinks, and entertainment. All funds raised from this event allows Tanager Place to provide services that inspire, empower, and heal children and families in our community. Through your support, more children can develop resiliency skills to live the life they deserve!