Charitable Events: November 2018
Fundraisers and fun happenings
Through Nov. 4
$60, individual tickets. Buy a Care Card and save up to 20% at more than 200 local stores and restaurants. With Care Card, you’re saving more than money — you’re saving lives. Proceeds from the sale of the cards benefit the life-changing programs of Family & Children’s Services. A Care Card costs $60 and can be purchased online and at most participating merchants during the event.Benefits Family and Children's Services. Contact 918.587.9471. Visit tulsapeople.com/carecard for a list of participants.
Annual Awards Dinner
Benefits Dan Allen Center for Social Justice. danallencenter.org
Pink Ribbon Tulsa
Benefits Oklahoma Project Woman. pinkribbontulsa.org
Cain's Ballroom, 423 North Main Street. Giving Spirits allows guests to sample a collection of spirits from a variety of distilleries, and attend seminars focusing on the nuance and craft of whiskey making. Guests can enjoy gourmet food, spirits, confections and music throughout the evening in addition to unique whiskey cocktails. The event addresses the issue of hunger while raising awareness with an evening of purpose and hope. Dress code: Casual. Benefits Community Food Bank of Eastern Oklahoma. Contact Cathy Wilkie at email@example.com or 9189364544. Visit okfoodbank.org/events/givingspirits/.
Light the Night Walk
6-10 p.m. Free. RiverWest Festival Park, 2100 S. Jackson Ave. Benefits Leukemia and Lymphoma Society. Light The Night is an evening of celebration honoring blood cancer patients and their families. These walks happen across the nation during the fall. This is a free event open to the entire community. Come join the celebration! Visit 115.org/oklahoma
Uncorking the Cure for MS
Benefits National Multiple Sclerosis Society. nmss.org
The Promise of HOPE Event: Building CommUNITY
Benefits Operation Hope Prison Ministry. ohpm.org
Big Band Hangar Dance
Benefits Commemorative Air Force Tulsa. caftulsa.org
Run to Honor the Veterans
9 a.m.-noon. The DAV 5K Run to Honor Veterans is a run, walk, roll, and motorcycle ride that thanks those who served and raises awareness of the issues our ill and injured veterans face every day. Guthrie Green, 111 East M.B. Brady Street. $0 Veterans/$25 Civilians. Benefits Disabled American Veterans. dav5k.org
Oklahoma Joe’s Food for Kids
Benefits Community Food Bank of Eastern Oklahoma. okjoes.com
5:30-7 p.m. Available, sponsorships. A celebration of the end of the 2018 Tulsa Area United Way campaign including a reveal of the total amount raised. Dress code: Business Casual. Benefits Tulsa Area United Way. Contact Bonnie Rucker at firstname.lastname@example.org or 918-295-6601. Visit tauw.org/unite.
Benefits Tulsa Press Club. firstdrafttulsa.com
60th annual Awards Dinner
$300, individual tickets; $3,000 - $25,000, sponsorships. Benefits The Oklahoma Center for Community and Justice. Contact Mandy Winton at email@example.com or 918-583-1361. OCCJ's 60th Annual Awards Dinner Honoring Clark and Michelle Wiens & Circle Cinema. Reception – 6 p.m., Dinner and Program – 7 p.m. Cox Convention Center, 100 Civic Center. Cocktail attire. For more information, visit occjok.org.
Back the Blue 5K
9 a.m.-noon. River West Festival Park, 2100 S. Jackson Ave. $15-$25. Benefits Tulsa Police Foundation. TPD has partnered with Back the Blue 5K to host the inaugural Back the Blue 5K in River West Festival Park on November 10, 2018. This will be a fundraiser event with a one-mile fun run, 5K race/walk and other community events. There will be police officers on-site so you can get to know the people who protect you everyday. There will also be police vehicles on display for the little ones to enjoy. backtheblue5k.com
Paint the Town Red
7-11 p.m. $50, individual tickets; Available, sponsorships. Dinner, Entertainment, Raffle. Dress code: Black Tie. Benefits Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. Contact Sandra Quince/Chapter President at firstname.lastname@example.org or (539) 664-6922. Visit dsttulsaalumnae.org.
Monday Morning Mimosas
Benefits Crosstown Learning Center. crosstowntulsa.org
JA Investor Challenge
$500, $1,000, $1,500, $2,500, $5,000, $15,000, sponsorships. Stock Market Simulation for High School Students. Dress code: Business Casual. Benefits Junior Achievement of Oklahoma. Contact Martha Rongey at email@example.com or 918-663-2132. Visit jaok.org.
Tulsa Boys’ Home Women’s Association Trivia Night and Dinner
Benefits Tulsa Boys’ Home. tulsaboyshome.org
John Hope Franklin Dinner of Reconciliation, “The DNA of Reconciliation: Getting to Know You”
Benefits John Hope Franklin Center of Reconciliation. jhfcenter.org
A Community Christmas Gathering
Benefits EveryDay Ministry Inc. everydayministry.net
Williams Route 66 Marathon
Benefits various Tulsa charities. route66marathon.com
Cancer Sucks Concert
Benefits Cancer Sucks. cancersucks.com
Fifth annual First Lady Nog and GLOGG OFF
Benefits Emerson Elementary Art Department. nogofftulsa.com
Green with Envy Holiday Tea
Benefits Tulsa Garden Club. tulsagardenclub.org
6-10 p.m. The Bond Event Center, 608 E. 3rd St. $100, tickets. Benefits Planned Parenthood Great Plains' health services, education, and advocacy in Tulsa. This annual celebration includes a heavy appetizers, cash bar, and a keynote address by Dr. Willie Parker and musical performance by the Mike Cameron Collective. Contact Alex Aguilar at firstname.lastname@example.org or 979-922-0278. Visit https://www.partyforpp.org/2018-generations-strong-1/.