Charitable Events: December 2017

Fundraisers and fun happenings



Dec. 1-14 — Santa Brings a Lawsuit 

8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Clothing drive for men and women in need who seek to enter the workforce. Needed items include gently used and clean professional or business casual attire (suits, dresses, skirts, blouses, dress pants and shirts, ties, belts and shoes). Clothing can be brought to two locations: Tulsa County Bar Association, 1446 S. Boston Ave.; or Riggs Abney, 502 W. Sixth St. Benefits John 3:16, Women in Recovery, the Tulsa County Public Defender’s Office, The Tulsa Day Center for the Homeless, Salvation Army Adult Rehabilitation Center and other. Sponsored by th Tulsa County Bar Association and Tulsa County Bar Foundation. Contact Kevin Cousins, 918-584-5243 or kevinc@tulsabar.com. tulsabar.com

 

Dec. 1-31 — Philbrook Festival 

9 a.m.-5 p.m., Wednesday-Sunday; 9 a.m.-9 p.m., Friday. Philbrook Museum of Art, 2727 S. Rockford Road. Live holiday entertainment, décor and thousands of lights in garden area. Special events held throughout festival. $9, general admission (includes reciprocal admission to Philbrook Downtown); $7, seniors, aged 62 and over (includes reciprocal admission to Philbrook Downtown) and groups of 10 or more; free, museum members, and ages 17 and under, and Second Saturday admission. Benefits Philbrook Museum of Art. Call 918-749-7941 or visit festival.philbrook.org

 

Dec. 1 — Peggy V. Helmerich Distinguished Author Award and Dinner 

6:30 p.m. Central Library, East Fifth Street and South Denver Avenue. Black tie. Honors author Richard Ford, with $40,000 cash prize and engraved crystal book. $175, tickets. Reservations required. Benefits Tulsa Library Trust. Contact Zoey Ennett, 918-549-7635 or info@tulsalibrarytrust.org. tulsalibrary.org

 

Dec. 2 — Carols and Crumpets 

8 a.m.-3 p.m. Tulsa Garden Center, 2435 S. Peoria Ave. Herbal jams, vinegars and chutneys, live greenery, holiday ornaments, Penny rugs, raffle tree, dog treats and herbal bark candy. Snowflake Café is open 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Free admission. Benefits Tulsa Garden Center and Linneaus Teaching Garden. Contact 918-576-5155 or visit tulsagardencenter.org.

 

Dec. 2 — Holiday Party for Deaf/Hard-of-Hearing Children 

2-4:30 p.m. Gymnasium, Boston Avenue United Methodist Church, 1301 S. Boston Ave. Games, crafts, cookies, stockings, plus a signing Santa. Family event; free admission. Benefits TSHA. Call Diana Higgins, 918-832-8742, dhiggins@tsha.cc. tsha.cc

 

Dec. 3 — Cascia Hall Christmas Walk

11 a.m.-5 p.m. Cascia Hall Preparatory School, East 25th Street and South Utica Avenue entrance. Four midtown homes, decorated for the holiday season, will be available for tours. Free admission to boutique, bistro and student performances at the school. $15, advance tickets; $20, at the door; $350-$5,000, sponsorships. Benefits Cascia Hall Preparatory School. Contact Sandy Willman, 918-746-2614 or swillman@casciahall.com. casciahall.com

 

Dec. 5 — “A Holly Jolly Christmas” Luncheon and Fashion Show 

10:30 a.m., silent auction; 11:30 a.m., luncheon. Renaissance Tulsa Hotel and Conference Center, 6808 S. 107th E. Ave. Silent auction, luncheon and fashion show. Live piano entertainment by Jose Luis Hernandez. $75, tickets; $500 and up, sponsorships. Benefits Salvation Army and the Boys and Girls Clubs of Metro Tulsa. Contact Marilyn Allred, 918-698-0123. salarmytulsa.org

 

Dec. 5 — Headliners

6 p.m., reception; 7 p.m., dinner. BOK Center, 200 S. Denver Ave. Honors Bill and Kathy LaFortune. $150, tickets; $1,250-$10,000, sponsorships. Benefits Tulsa Press Club’s scholarships program for Oklahoma journalism and communications college students. Contact Kelly Nash, 918-583-7737 or kelly@ttulsapressclub.org. shop.tulsapressclub.org

 

Dec. 7 — Advocacy Awards and Volunteer Recognition 

6-8:30 p.m. Tulsa Marriott Southern Hills, 1902 E. 71st St. Honors Oklahomans who have provided outstanding service and advocacy for Oklahomans with developmental disabilities. Special presentation by entertainer Joey Travolta, founder of Inclusion Films. Honors James and Joseph Meadours with Lifetime Achievement Awards. $40, tickets; $500-$25,000, sponsorships. Benefits Tulsa Advocates for the Rights of Citizens with Developmental Disabilities (TARC). Contact Barry Maxwell, 918-582-8272 or bmaxwell@ddadvocacy.net. ddadvocacy.net

 

Dec. 8-10 — Holiday Market 

9 a.m.-6 p.m., Friday, Saturday; 11 a.m.-5 p.m., Sunday; 2-4 p.m., all three days, Cookies with the Clauses. Union Multipurpose Activity Center, 6836 S. Mingo Road. One-stop holiday shopping, including clothing, gourmet foods, gifts, children’s items, jewelry and more. $5, three-day pass; free, teachers and military personnel, Sunday only. Benefits Junior League of Tulsa, Inc. Contact 918-663-6100 or office@jltulsa.org. jltulsa.org

 

Dec. 9 — Jingle Bell Run 

7:30 a.m., festivities begin; 9 a.m., 5K and 1-Mile races begin. BOK Center, 200 S. Denver Ave. Dogs welcome. Dog Zone, Kids’ Zone, Mission Zone, milk and cookies station, and appearance by Santa Claus. $30, adults; $20, kids 12 and under. Benefits Arthritis Foundation. Contact Jennifer Wyckoff, 918-605-1105 or jwyckoff@arthritis.org. jbr.org/tulsa

 

Dec. 16 — Fa La La La La Ball 

7 p.m. Dennis R. Neill Equality Center, 621 E. Fourth St. Annual themed holiday party. Tickets and sponsorship information TBA. Benefits Oklahomans for Equality. Contact Olivia Cotter, 918-743-4297 or Olivia.cotter@okeq.org. okeq.org

 

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