Friday, November 16, 2012
Operation Christmas Child~National Collection Week (Community Outreach)
Location: NWA Arkansas
It's Shoe Box time! Join us in reaching millions of kids around the world with the love of Jesus Christ through a simple Shoe Box Gift.Pack a shoe box and drop it off at one of the many NWA Relay Centers. For more information about what to put in your shoe box or to find a drop-off location near you, visit: www.samaritanspurse.org!
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.
Canned Food Campout (Food Drive)
Location: Wal-Mart Store on Joyce Blvd and Mall Ave.
This will be a huge event. Tim & Jeff w/ Power 105.7 (creators of the canned food campout) are back and this is the 10th year. Cumulus has lots of fun things planned: contests, giveaways, community coffee trolley, and more. You won't want to miss out!
Donations for Hurricane Sandy (Donations)
Location: Siloam Springs
Siloam Springs Crisis Response Unit, a chapter of Crisis Response International, is accepting donations for Hurricane Sandy. Tax deductible gifts can be sent to SSCRU Box 711, Siloam Springs, AR. 72761. If you have items to donate, contact Terrry at 479-228-0628
HOPE Charity Event (Toy Drive)
We will be accepting Christmas toy donations to take down to the cancer patients at Arkansas Children's Hospital and deliver them personally Monday, December 24th. Please help these children that can't afford Christmas this year by donating gifts. Toys will also be accepted at Bella Mia Salon in Rogers, Arkansas, and Chanda's Boutique and 4-way Pest Control in Idabel, Oklahoma. Also behind Tiger Mart at the 70/71 jct. Mobile Home Sales in DeQueen, AR. Deadline is Thursday, December 20th
Empact's Action for Animals Now (Donations)
Location: NWACC in Bentonville's Student Center
The Animal Supply Drive continues and we are still in need of many more items to be able to divide items evenly and fairly to animal shelters. Some of the items needed include bleach, dry dog and cat food/treats, canned dog and cat food, sponges, dish soap, trash bags, towels, blankets, and liquid laundry detergent. For more information or if you would like to donate supplies, contact Robin at (501)766-5636.
Coat Drive (Clothing Drive)
Time: 5:30 AM to 10:30 PM
Location: Starbucks Fayetteville
City Point Church is joining with Starbucks on College & Joyce and Starbucks on MLK in Fayetteville to collect new or gently used coats for the youth of Fayetteville. We will be collecting the coats November 12-24 at both Starbucks locations.
4th Annual Used Toy Drive (Toy Drive)
Time: 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Location: 78 Short Street Greenland, AR
Christian Community Worship Center will be holding it's 4th annual used toy drive!!! We will be taking in gently used toys to help needy families this Christmas. Our doors will be open Thursdays and Fridays November 1st, 2nd, 8th and 9th from 6-8 pm and Saturdays November 10th and 17th from 9-noon. We are located in Greenland off Hwy 71, across from the airport behind the closed Shell Station, in the Grace Evangel Full Gospel Church. If you have any questions or need to donate at a different time please call Cathy at 479-466-6087.
Fall Craft Fair (Craft Fair)
Time: 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Location: Oak Manor Christian Church 2737 Old Wire Road Fayetteville, AR 72703
For craft fair questions, email Mollie at Mollie.Macias@yahoo.com.
CBCO Blood Drive (Blood Drive)
Time: 11:30 AM to 3:30 PM
Location: Allen's Discount Foods, Bella Vista
CBCO needs your help to meet the growing need for blood in the Ozarks. Please make plans to donate at this upcoming blood drive. To be eligible to give, you must weigh at least 110 pounds, be in good health and present required ID. For more information about sharing your good health with others, please visit our website at www.cbco.org or call 1-800-280-5337
John Brown University Women's Basketball Game (Sports Event)
Time: 6:00 PMLocation: JBU Bill George Arena, Siloam Springs
JBU Women's Quality Inn Classic. Games are at 6pm and 8pm. JBU plays Ecclesia at 8pm.