Nonprofit Event Calendar
The nonprofit sector has a tremendous impact in our community. Consider supporting them directly at these upcoming events:
- 19th Annual Chefs' Gala & Auction
Organization:Great Plains Food Bank Date: Mar. 30, 2017 Time: 5:30 PM – 8:30 PM Location:Ramada Plaza & Suites
The 19th Annual Chefs’ Gala and Auction will again bring together the FM Area's top chefs to celebrate food and to raise money to support Daily Bread, a perishable food recovery initiative of the Great Plains Food Bank serving Cass and Clay counties. Join us from 5:30 - 8:30pm for an amazing evening and help raise over $75,000 to feed our hungry neighbors in need. This year we are excited to offer "experiences" at the event to include wine & chocolate pairings, flaming dishes, meat cutting and more!
Contact Cari Drees firstname.lastname@example.org, or go here, for more information.
- Kids Quest: Listen Closely
Organization:Plains Art Museum Date: Apr. 1, 2017 Time: 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM Location:Plains Art Museum
Everybody has a story. Every story is unique. Add your story to our community clay project by creating a wind chime out of clay. Our projects will be installed together in May at Heritage Garden, adjacent to Woodlawn Park in Moorhead. Kid Quest is a monthly art event offered from October to April. Each Kid Quest offers gallery experiences and art making in the Center for Creativity. Fun for the whole family. FREE! Preregistration is required. Registration opens one month prior to each Kid Quest event. Click on “Register” or call 701.551.6100.
Contact Visitor Services, or go here, for more information.
- BackPacks for Hunger Pancake Breakfast
Organization:REACH Date: Apr. 22, 2017 Time: 7:30 AM – 10:30 AM Location:Glyndon Lutheran Church 414 Parke Ave S, Glyndon, MN
Join Glyndon Lutheran Church, Glyndon-Felton Parents Group, and REACH for a freewill offering pancake breakfast, with all proceeds supporting REACH's BackPack Program. Food donations for the Glyndon Food Pantry are also welcomed!
Contact Kristin Krile email@example.com, or go here, for more information.
- AuSome Evening
Organization:North Dakota Autism Center, Inc. Date: Apr. 28, 2017 Time: 5:30 PM – 10:00 PM Location:Avalon 2525 9th Avenue S Fargo, ND
The AuSome Evening is a fun adults night out with a social hour, silent auction, wine wall, program, dinner and more! Early Bird Tickets on sale now until March 31st.
Early Bird Single Ticket (admission one) $50
Early Bird Couple Ticket (admission 2) $100
Early Bird Table (admission 8) $350
Regular Ticket price starts on April 1st
Single Ticket (admission one) $75
Couple Ticket (admission 2) $150
Table (admission 8) $550
Contact Darcy Kasprowicz 701-630-3601, or go here, for more information.
- 2017 Women of the Year
Organization:YWCA Date: May. 1, 2017 Time: 5:30 PM Location:Ramada Plaza Suites, Fargo 5:30 pm Social | 6:30 pm Dinner
We invite you to help us celebrate and highlight the valuable role of women in shaping the Fargo-Moorhead community by nominating a woman or business for the 44th annual Women of the Year Awards! Nominations will be accepted through February 20, 2017.
Contact Tami Rust 701-232-2547, or go here, for more information.
- FirstLink's 9th Annual Breakfast
Organization:FirstLink Date: May. 3, 2017 Time: 7:30 AM – 8:30 AM Location:Hilton Garden Inn 4351 17th Avenue S Fargo, ND 58103
Come hear real stories from local people who have been affected by suicide and learn how FirstLink’s Suicide Follow-Up Call program is working collaboratively with nationally renowned researchers and area hospitals and clinics to reduce suicide rates right here in ND and Clay County, MN.
Contact Karen Berntson firstname.lastname@example.org, or go here, for more information.