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Events under 'Fundraisers/Benefits'

Cross Pointe Church of God Garage Sale (Tue. Jul 28, 2015 4:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Cross Pointe Church of God
3101 Airport Rd
Bloomington, IL 61704

This is a great opportunity for some great deals! The all church garage sale that you don't want to miss!  New items everyday!!

Cross Pointe Church of God Garage Sale (Wed. Jul 29, 2015 4:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Cross Pointe Church of God
3101 Airport Rd
Bloomington, IL 61704

This is a great opportunity for some great deals! The all church garage sale that you don't want to miss!  New items everyday!!

Cross Pointe Church of God Garage Sale (Thu. Jul 30, 2015 4:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Cross Pointe Church of God
3101 Airport Rd
Bloomington, IL 61704

This is a great opportunity for some great deals! The all church garage sale that you don't want to miss!  New items everyday!!

Warrior Golf Classic RESCHEDULED (Fri. Jul 31, 2015 8:00 am)

Contact Info:

Faith Baptist Church and Christian School
1501 Howard Ct.
Pekin IL 61554
309.347.6178
school.secretary@faithchristianofpekin.org
http://www.faithchristianofpekin.org

A four-man, best ball, shotgun start tournament followed by a Prime Rib Luncheon and Silent Auction. Proceeds provide funds for Tuition Assistance Scholarships.

 

Registration is $100/person which includes all activities and a chance for prizes. There is also a Luncheon and Silent Auction Only option for $35.

 

Tee time is 8:00 AM. Luncheon starts at 1:00 PM

 

Call school office at the number above for details.

 

This is rescheduled. Our original date was rained out! But this gives us the possibility of MORE registrations!

Cross Pointe Church of God Garage Sale (Fri. Jul 31, 2015 4:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Cross Pointe Church of God
3101 Airport Rd
Bloomington, IL 61704

This is a great opportunity for some great deals! The all church garage sale that you don't want to miss!  New items everyday!!

Anniversary/Fundraiser (Sat. Aug 1, 2015 9:00 am)

Contact Info:

Words of Wisdom Christian Books & Gifts
1021 4th Street
Fulton IL 61252
815.589.2998
http://wordsofwisdomfulton.com/

Words of Wisdom Christian Books & Gifts of Fulton, Illinois is giving back to the community in appreciation for your support over the last 20 years by giving a portion of our sales to the following organizations during their week.

 

July 6-11 Victory Center Rescue Mission.

 

July 13-18 Pregnancy Center.

 

July 20-25 Anti-Trafficking Committee.

 

July 24-Aug 1 Friends for Charity.

 

We invite the community to participate by bringing in a canned food, baby item or monetary donation and getting 5%-30% off your purchase. Also free gifts and weekly drawing for great prizes. Begins July 6 and ends August 1.

Powerlight Abe Lincoln Car show Spectacular (Sat. Aug 1, 2015 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Knights Action Park
1700 Recreation Dr
Springfield, IL 62703
217.553.5271
powerlightkissfm@yahoo.com

There will be an all day car show at Knights Action Park. rain or shine. The show will be on the golf range (east end) of park.

 

Registration is from 8:00 a.m. to noon. Judging will take place from noon to 3:00 p.m. Awards will be at 4:00 p.m.

 

The show features the Saints flight Helicopter and Hot Air Balloon demo, replica Lincoln Funeral Carriage, 40 plus Ford Pinto's from the Pinto Stampeders club, replica movie/tv cars, Brandt #51 Nascar show car & more!

 

 

The entry fee is $15 to be judged. Display only is $10. Proceeds benefit the Powerlight Christian Music Fest on August 23rd at the Illinois State Fair! 

Cross Pointe Church of God Garage Sale (Sat. Aug 1, 2015 4:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Cross Pointe Church of God
3101 Airport Rd
Bloomington, IL 61704

This is a great opportunity for some great deals! The all church garage sale that you don't want to miss!  New items everyday!!

Cross Pointe Church of God Garage Sale (Sun. Aug 2, 2015 4:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Cross Pointe Church of God
3101 Airport Rd
Bloomington, IL 61704

This is a great opportunity for some great deals! The all church garage sale that you don't want to miss!  New items everyday!!

Cross Pointe Church of God Garage Sale (Mon. Aug 3, 2015 4:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Cross Pointe Church of God
3101 Airport Rd
Bloomington, IL 61704

This is a great opportunity for some great deals! The all church garage sale that you don't want to miss!  New items everyday!!

Cross Pointe Church of God Garage Sale (Tue. Aug 4, 2015 4:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Cross Pointe Church of God
3101 Airport Rd
Bloomington, IL 61704

This is a great opportunity for some great deals! The all church garage sale that you don't want to miss!  New items everyday!!

Cross Pointe Church of God Garage Sale (Wed. Aug 5, 2015 4:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Cross Pointe Church of God
3101 Airport Rd
Bloomington, IL 61704

This is a great opportunity for some great deals! The all church garage sale that you don't want to miss!  New items everyday!!

Cross Pointe Church of God Garage Sale (Thu. Aug 6, 2015 4:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Cross Pointe Church of God
3101 Airport Rd
Bloomington, IL 61704

This is a great opportunity for some great deals! The all church garage sale that you don't want to miss!  New items everyday!!

Cross Pointe Church of God Garage Sale (Fri. Aug 7, 2015 4:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Cross Pointe Church of God
3101 Airport Rd
Bloomington, IL 61704

This is a great opportunity for some great deals! The all church garage sale that you don't want to miss!  New items everyday!!

Save the Rasmussen Blacksmith Shop (Fri. Aug 7, 2015 7:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Lewistown VFW Post #5001
1323 S Main St
Lewistown, IL 61542
309.547.4301
explore.lewistown.history@gmail.com
http://lewistownillinois.org/wp/rasmussen-blacksmith-shop/

The Lewistown Society for Historic Preservation will be holding a Trivia Bowl night on Friday, August 7th at the Lewistown VFW Post #5001. Doors will open at 6:30 p.m., Trivia Bowl will begin at 7:00 p.m. Cost per team is $100 for up to 10 players per team. You may call the number above to reserve a spot for your team or just show up that night. Bring some food, your friends and family, and your random knowledge of all things to help save the Blacksmith Shop!

Hike For Hunger (Sat. Aug 15, 2015 8:30 am - 11:00 am)

Contact Info:

David Vaughan Investments & Forest Park
5823 N. Forest Park Drive
Peoria, IL 61614
309.676.4604
jeffm@southsidemission.org
http://www.southsidemission.org/dvi-hike-for-hunger

Go on a Hike for Hunger and enter to win an iPad Mini!

 

The great folks at David Vaughan Investments are working to end hunger in our community! Bring your family out and join in the fun of hiking at Forest Park Nature Center, playing, and helping the poor!

 

For details and to register online, visit the link above. Or you can register at the Hike the morning of the event.

Baggin' for a Benefit (Sat. Aug 15, 2015 1:00 pm)

Nikki Arends, a resident of Peoria, is leaving for the World Race, an 11 month, 11 country mission trip, in September. She is needing to raise $16,000 and this is her biggest fundraiser/going away benefit.

 

The entire family is welcome to come out and enjoy some food, door prizes, raffles, and all around fun. If participants would like to enter the tournament it is $40 a team which includes registration, a meal for both players and a drink ticket (tea and lemonade are provided). Registration forms can be emailed or picked up at Home Turf Tap and they can pay by cash or PayPal.

 

In in order to receive a registration form please contact the email above.

 

There is an event on Facebook "Baggin' For a Benefit for Nikki Arends World Race"

Trivia Night-Adoption Fundraiser (Sat. Aug 15, 2015 6:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Emden Community House
301 Lincoln Ave.
Emden, IL 62635
309.533.8974
crt82507@hotmail.com
https://www.facebook.com/events/994114097287371/

Teams of up to 8 will compete to become the evening's trivia titans!

 

Teams and individuals are welcome. Entry fee for the competition is $10/person.

 

Dinner and silent auction items will also be available for purchase.

 

Contact Rachel for more information, at the email above.

 

All proceeds to benefit Chip & Rachel Turner's Adoption Fund.

Help the Homeless Golf Outing (Tue. Aug 18, 2015 11:15 am - 5:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Pine Lakes Golf Club
25130 Schuck Rd
Washington, IL 61571
309.676.6416
prm@peoriarescue.org
http://www.peoriarescue.org/new-events-1/2015/golf-outing

Join Peoria Rescue Ministries for a great day of golf! Proceeds from this event will go towards helping those in need in our area. $125 registration fee includes lunch, 18 holes of golf, cart, awards, and giveaways.

 

For questions or to register, call the number above or visit the link above.

Jammin' for Jason (Sat. Aug 22, 2015 11:00 am - 2:00 am)

Contact Info:

Kep's Sports Bar and Grill
314 Muller Road
Washington, IL 61571
309.696.3755
kenkristi_5@msn.com

Jason Hermacinski, age 35, suffers from ALD which is Adrenoleukodystrophy. He is fighting for his life and needs a stem cell transplant. Faith Lutheran Church will sponsor Jammin’ for Jason at the address above 11 a.m. to closing. There will be lots of fun happening at the event and the highlight will be the band “Billy Croft and the Five Alarm” appearing at 8 p.m. All day there will be a silent auction, t-shirt sale and bake sale and when the band takes a break at 9 p.m. there will be a live auction of several of the best items. Those attending will also have the opportunity to give a free will donation to Jammin’ for Jason at any time.