Monday, October 22, 2012
Gallons To-Go Fundraiser (Fundraiser)
Location: Chick-fil-A, Rogers
Chick-fil-A (Rogers' stores only) is having a Tea Fundraiser for the SCC the month of October. For each gallon of tea sold in October, Chick-fil-A will donate $1 to the Samaritan Community Center.
Making Strides Against Breast Cancer (Fundraiser)
Location: Chevrolet, Bentonville
Locally owned and operated Nunnally Chevrolet is proving once again that they always put their community first. The dealership in Bentonville, AR, will be transformed during October in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Look for lots of pink, including the building, the employees’ attire and the complimentary wristbands given out. During this month a portion of the proceeds from the sales of all new or used vehicles purchased at Nunnally Chevrolet will go to the American Cancer Society’s “Making Strides Against Breast Cancer” campaign.
Faith & Fitness (Health Education)
Location: 1351 S Morningside Dr in Fayetteville
Exactly what is sounds like! We do a devotional, and then get into the workout! The class is every Monday and Thursday from 7-8:15pm. anyone can come! Its free! Bring an exercise mat and (2) 5lbs dumb bells!
Fueling Good (Competition)
The Samaritan Community Center is participating in a promotion with Citgo entitled FuelingGood in which 12 charities will receive one year’s worth of fuel for their organization vehicles. The organizations with the largest number of on-line votes will win. Voting begins today and continues every day through November 28th.
Arkansas Support Network Christmas (Donations)
Location: Arkansas Support Network
Arkansas Support Network is in desperate need of your help. We serve individuals with disabilities and their families in NWA. Every year, we provide holiday food, warm clothes, and gifts to individuals with disablities who would otherwise not have a Christmas. This year, we have over 200 qualified individuals (adults and children) and we are needing community support to meet these needs. Without community help, these adults and children will go without. For more information, contact LaDonna Meredith at 479-927-4100
Helping Hands for the Animal Shelter and Humane Society (Donations)
Time: 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Location: United Bank and First Security Bank locations of NWA, Locomotion Family Fun Center, Boomerang Carwash on Walnut in Rogers
Collecting any and all pet related items for the Rogers Animal Shelter and Humane Society of the Ozarks from October 15-November 2. Put on by Business Ethics class group at the University of Arkansas.
Moms in Prayer (Community Event)
Time: 8:30 AM to 9:30 AM
Location: 1st Baptist Church-Loft, Siloam Springs, AR
Moms in Prayer is a ministry of prayer for our children & our schools.
Fall Theatre Classes! (Children's Event)
Time: 4:00 PM to 6:30 PM
Location: Arts Live Theatre
Arts Live Theatre's Fall Theatre Classes begin the week of September 10th and run for 10 weeks!! Fun and exciting classes in Musical Theatre, Improv, Theatre Production, Theatre Art and more are available for grades K-1, 2-4, 5-7 & 8-12. Visit artslivetheatre.com for schedule and registration form, or register by phone, 479.521.4932.
Circle of Life Adult Grief Classes (Support Group)
Time: 5:30 PM to 7:00 PM
Location: Circle of Life 901 Jones Road Springdale
If you have experienced the loss of a family member, friend or loved one, you may be having a hard time coping with the loss. Please join the Circle of Life grief support class where you can learn how to live with your loss and move forward living a full life again. Pre-registration is required. Please call 872.3338
GriefShare (Support Group)
Time: 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Location: Bentonville First United Methodist Church
14 week support group for those who have lost a loved one in death. Each Monday 5:30-7:30 pm Sept. 10-Dec.10