Tag: Fundraising

Sep
18

VIRTUAL Dog-A-Thon 2020 – The Walk for Pets in Need

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The 30th annual Dog-A-Thon is one of Tacoma and Pierce County’s largest dog-friendly events of the year, and all proceeds benefit The Humane Society for Tacoma and Pierce County. This event combines the fun and excitement of a festival atmosphere with the spirited fundraising power of a walk. Through this community celebration of pets and > Continue Reading

Oct
28

Communities In Schools Luncheon

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Support our mission to surround students with a community of support, empowering them to stay in school and achieve in life. Our annual luncheon is an opportunity to learn more about how we help Tacoma students overcome barriers to success and graduate on time, and hear directly from our students about the impact we’ve made > Continue Reading

Feb
26

Boombaballa 2020

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Boombaballa 2020: A party to support 20 years of Catherine Place! Sunday, April 26th 2020 3pm-5:30pm Eastside Community Center Social Hall Featuring – Keynote speakers: Sr. Peg Murphy and Sr. Joyce Roach – Good food and fine people – A delicious dessert auction – Fabulous gift basket drawings – And more…

Oct
28

Tap Takeover for CIS @ The Swiss!

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Communities In Schools of Tacoma is taking over the Swiss! This fundraising event will benefit children in our literacy programs at Arlington Elementary School. Nearly two-thirds of the students at Arlington are below their grade level in reading, and nearly 80% of the families are low-income. Communities In Schools offers literacy and enrichment programs at > Continue Reading

Sep
18

Fur Ball

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The Fur Ball is a fundraising event that celebrates all that the Humane Society for Tacoma and Pierce County does in our community for animals and their people. The event features an auction, music, signature cocktail, cash bar, good friends, and good times. All funds raised at the Gala support the Humane Society for Tacoma > Continue Reading

Aug
9

Soaring Into the Future-2019

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Every student deserves the right to a successful future. Student success shouldn’t be determined by race, income, or zip code. Join Communities In Schools of Lakewood to surround students with a community of support, empowering them to stay in school and achieve in life. Student stories + Food + Drinks + Raffles Come learn more, > Continue Reading

Aug
29

Walk to Prevent Homelessness

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St. Vincent de Paul is organizing a walk/run to fundraise and spread the word of our Homelessness Prevention Program and as someone that shares our vision of a better Pierce County, we’re hoping you’ll join us! Walking is free and your presence would be invaluable! Saturday September 28, 2019 at Wright Park we will be > Continue Reading

Aug
7

Local Organizations Go Beyond the Gala for Deeper Donor Engagement

Filed Under: Philanthropy - Posted @ 1:49pm

When she arrived at her post as president and CEO of Goodwill of the Olympics and Rainier Region in 2017, Lori Forte Harnick wanted to engage donors more deeply in the organization’s transformational work. She had a vision: “More people should be invited to our beautiful work opportunity center so they can see us in > Continue Reading