22 nonprofit events to attend in March
Our March 2018 Charitable Events Calendar features a variety of benefit runs, galas, auctions and more.
Niles Night at the Round-Up
6 p.m. Donations to the Will Rogers High School Fine Arts Department. Tickets to the Round-up included with donation. Will Rogers High School Auditorium, 3909 East 5th Place. Reception honoring former teacher Doris Niles, known as "Teacher to the Stars" followed by the Will Rogers Round-Up all school variety show. Donations to the Fine Arts Department at WRHS. Dress code: Business Casual. Benefits Will Rogers High School Community Foundation. Contact Beth Dennis at email@example.com or 918-495-0742. Visit willrogersfoundation.net.
6-11 p.m. Sponsorships and Tables, available. Diane Powell, 2448 East 81st Suite 3000. Dress code: Cocktail Attire. Benefits Alzheimer's Association. Contact Diane Powell at firstname.lastname@example.org or 918-392-5002. Visit memorygala.org.
Overture: A Speakeasy Experience
6 p.m. $150, individual tickets; Available, sponsorships. The Bond, 608 E 3rd St. Support quality arts entertainment in Tulsa and strengthen Signature Symphony’s education and community outreach programs. Join us for a Speakeasy experience as we enjoy dinner and libations in a prohibition era atmosphere with Roaring 20’s music featuring Tulsa’s own musicians. Benefits TCC Foundation. Contact email@example.com or 918-595-7777. Visit www.signaturesymphony.org.
Pennies for Pearls Music Trivia Charity Event
6-10 p.m. $125, individual tickets; $800, table of 8. Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Tulsa, 777 West Cherokee, Catoosa. Pennies for Pearls Music Trivia Charity Event 2018 will be held next year at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino on Saturday, March 3rd. Doors open at 6 pm. Prepare yourself for an amazing evening of dinner, silent auction, dessert auction, and a wine pull. Next, you will spend the evening competing with all those at your table as a team for the trophies and bragging rights of the 2018 Pennies for Pearls Trivia Champions. We have great local celebrities as our emcee as well as celebrity and primary judges and our wonderful Union Football Players as our official final judges for this event. Reservations are required so call today at 918-747-3747 or visit our website at www.APDAParkinson.org/Oklahoma for registration information to be posted soon. We hope to see you there! Dress code: Business Casual. Table themes are great! Choose whatever works for you. attire suggested. Benefits American Parkinson Disease Association - Oklahoma Chapter. Contact Jennifer Johnson at firstname.lastname@example.org or 9187473747. Visit APDAParkinson.org/Oklahoma.
Red Ribbon Gala
7-11 p.m. $500, individual tickets; Rose Patron $2,000, Scarlet Patron $6,000, Ruby Patron $10,000, Friends of Charles Patron $15,000, Red Presenting Sponsor $25,000 , sponsorships. Cox Business Center, 100 Civic Center. cocktails, dinner, dancing and live auction. The best party of the year! Dress code: Black Tie. Black or Red Tie attire suggested. Benefits Tulsa CARES. Contact Katie Sawicki at email@example.com or 9188344194. Visit redribbongala.org/.
Sapphire Celebration: Santorini Nights
5:30 p.m.-midnight. Tickets range from $65-$125, individual tickets; Sponsorship options from $500, sponsorships. River Spirit Casino Resort, 8330 Riverside Pkwy, Tulsa . A fun-filled evening of Greek decadence with silent and live auction, dinner, dancing, and a live band, Santorini Nights is set to be a great night of fundraising for Riverfield Country Day School's 645 infant - 12th grade students. Dress code: Black Tie. Black tie optional with a Mediterranean flair attire suggested. Benefits Riverfield Country Day School. Contact Emily Walton at firstname.lastname@example.org or 918.446.3553. Visit riverfield.org.
6-8:30 p.m. Complementary evening, reservations required , individual tickets; Table sponsorships $600 , sponsorships. Glenpool conference center, 12205 S. Yukon, Glenpool. Annual celebration with dinner and silent auction. Dress code: Business Casual. Benefits Mend Medical Clinic and Pregnancy Resource Center. Contact Forrest Cowan at email@example.com or 9187456000. Visit Mendpregnancy.org/banquet.
Women of the Year — Pinnacle Awards
6-9 p.m. $100, individual tickets; $500 to $25,000, sponsorships. DoubleTree by Hilton , 616 W. Seventh Street. Honoring ten fearless women who are role models in their professions, take risks on behalf of others, perform community services and advocate for women’s issues and concerns. The Anna C. Roth Legacy Award will also be presented to Former Tulsa Mayor Kathy Taylor. Presented by the YWCA in partnership with the Mayor's Commission on the Status of Women. Dress code: Black Tie. Benefits YWCA Tulsa. Contact Olivia Martin at firstname.lastname@example.org or 918-858-2370. Visit tulsapearlparty.com.
6-11 p.m. $3500+, sponsorships. Cox Business Center, 100 Civic Center. Join us for a night of mystery and sleuthing at Brainiac Ball 2018. Our evening of intrigue gets underway Friday, March 9, 2018, at the Cox Business Center, all to benefit Family & Children’s Services. Guests will enjoy a thrilling night of fun, food and drink, live auction, team trivia and dancing.Dress code: Business Formal. Benefits Family & CHildren's Services. Contact Jessica Wiist at email@example.com or 918-560-1115. Visit brainiacball.com.
6-9 p.m. $175 per person, individual tickets; $10,000; $4000; $2,500; $1,000; $500, sponsorships. Tulsa Historical Society, 2445 South Peoria Avenue. Guests will enjoy wine samples paired with a gourmet menu prepared by Chef James Shrader of Palace Café and narrated by Sommelier Joe Breaux. There will be a wine pull and opportunity to view first floor exhibits at The Historical Society.Business or cocktail attire attire suggested. Benefits TSHA. Contact Pam Dose at firstname.lastname@example.org or 918-832-8742. Visit tsha.cc.
Dance of the Two Moons: Wild Wild West
6:30-11:30 p.m. $250 per couple; $150 single tickets; Corporate: $10,000 to $3,000; Family, friends or individuals: $2,000 or a special sixshooter (six seats for $1,000). Hard Rock Hotel and Casino, 777 West Cherokee, Catoosa. Honorary Chairs: Jill and Terry Donovan Circle of Life Community Partner: Tiger Natural Gas Band: Rusty Meyers Band Premier and Live auctions. Sophisticated Western Wear attire suggested. Benefits Indian Health Care Resource Center. Contact Debbie Starnes at email@example.com or 918-382-1203. Visit ihcrc2moons.org.
A Night of Focus
6 p.m. $125, individual tickets; $1,500-$10,000, sponsorships. Cox Business Center, 100 Civic Center. Kick back with Union friends for a night of great food, fun, and laughter as you take part in the auction of the year. Coveting seats to a sold-out concert or Union Football game? Ready to bid high for the perfect school year parking space? The best items and experiences are up for auction for the benefit of better education at the USEF Night of FOCUS! Benefits Union Public Schools. Contact Shea Ludwig at firstname.lastname@example.org or 918-357-6014 . Visit www.unionfoundation.org/events.
Sip for Sight Gala
6:30-10 p.m. $250, tickets. Summit Club, 15 W 6th St. Black tie wine dinner with live and silent auction. Dress code: Black Tie. Benefits Vizavance. Contact Brandon Miller at email@example.com or 918-496-3484. Visit sipforsight.com.
TBH Women's Association Bingo, Beer & Popcorn
5:30-8:30 p.m. $25 per individual. St. Dunstan's Episcopal Church, 5635 E 71st St. Advance reservations required! An evening of fun to benefit the boys of TBH! Dress code: Casual. Benefits Tulsa Boys' Home. Contact Patti Morast at 918.625.4177. Visit tulsaboyshome.org/.
6:30 p.m. $150, individual tickets; $2,000-$10,000, sponsorships. Southern Hills Country Club, 2636 E. 61st St. Give your St. Patrick's Day celebration purpose. This event will fund surgical procedures, medicines, facility construction, food security and water access in Uganda, Tanzania, Peru, the Demcratic Republic of Congo and the Himalayas. Benefits Cura For the World. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit curafortheworld.org/events/.
St. Patrick’s Day 5K
Carnivale: Stars and Stripes
6:30-11:30 p.m. PRESENTING PATRON $60,000 VIP Seating 2 Tables, 20 Seats Pre-Event Publicity VIP Listing on All Event Materials Invitation to Patron Party PREMIER PATRON $30,000 Honorary Seating 2 Tables, 20 Seats Pre-Event Publicity Invitation Listing Program Listing Invitation to Patron Party GOLD PATRON $15,000 Celebrity Seating 1 Table, 10 Seats Pre-Event Publicity Program Listing Invitation to Patron Party SILVER PATRON $6,000 Priority Seating for 6 Pre-Event Publicity Program Listing BRONZE PATRON $4,000 Preferred Seating for 4 Pre-Event Publicity Program Listing COPPER PATRON $2,000 2 Seats Pre-Event Publicity Program Listing, sponsorships. Cox Business Center, 100 Civic Center. “The Best Party in Town,” as it is often called, is a lavish evening to revel in fine dining, lively dancing and plenty of surprises at Cox Business Center in downtown Tulsa. All Carnivale proceeds benefit Mental Health Association Oklahoma's housing programs, among other services. While Carnivale has always been known as the “Best Party in Town” — it also supports one of the most important causes in town. The fight to end homelessness, especially for our veterans, has become more important than ever. The work of the Association has been at the forefront of this mission for decades, and continues to make strides to provide housing, educate the public and remove the stigmas of mental illness. Carnivale 2018 will capture the relentless spirit of a WWII-era victory celebration. Be prepared to set sail on the voyage of a lifetime with a crew of amped up Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy-style performances and a victory celebration to support those confronting mental illness and homelessness—particularly our veterans. Dress code: Black Tie. Benefits Mental Health Association of Oklahoma. Contact Lisa Turner at email@example.com or 918.382.2410. Visit bestpartyintown.org/.
Hawaiian Dinner at Bluestone Steakhouse & Seafood
6-11 p.m. Bluestone Steakhouse & Seafood, 10032 S. Sheridan Rd. Hawaiian Dinner with Silent Auction. Tropical Hawaiian Style attire suggested. Benefits Dress for Success Tulsa. Contact Katherine Skorvaga at Tulsa@dressforsuccess.org or 918-599-8892. Visit tulsa.dressforsuccess.org.
Theatre Tulsa Season Announcement Party
6:30-9:30 p.m. $25, individual tickets. Dennis R. Neill Equality Center, 621 E. 4th St. Theatre Tulsa hosts its annual party to announce the company's exciting 96th season. The event will feature cocktails, hors d'oeuvres and live musical entertainment from some of Tulsa's most talented actors. Dress code: Business Casual. Benefits Theatre Tulsa. Contact Jarrod Kopp at firstname.lastname@example.org or 9182771189. Visit theatretulsa.org.
Citywide Baby Shower
A drive across the Tulsa area for our littlest in need. Drop off diapers, formula, wipes, car seats, and other basic needs at our drop off locations across town. Dress code: Casual. Benefits Emergency Infant Services. Contact Mary Ellen Evans at Maryellen@eistulsa.org or 918-582-2469. Visit eistulsa.org/events.
Meows and Howls
10, individual tickets; , sponsorships. Collins Ballroom, 317 E. Lee, Sapulpa. The evening will include up to 10 games of Bingo with prizes for Bingo winners, giveaways, heavy appetizers, dessert, and - of course - tons of fun and laughs! Benefits Sapulpa Furry Friends. Contact (539) 777-0991. Visit sapulpafurryfriends.org.
Sip for Sight Grand Wine Tasting
6:30-9 p.m. $85, individual tickets. River Spirit Resort, 8330 Riverside Pkwy. Wine tasting with local restaurants, silent auction and raffle. Dress code: Business Casual. Benefits Vizavance. Contact Brandon Miller at email@example.com or 918-496-3484. Visit sipforsight.com.