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Events under 'Fundraisers/Benefits'

Anniversary/Fundraiser (Mon. Jul 6, 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.

Fundraiser for Easter Seals (Tue. Jul 7, 2015 6:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Five Points Washington
360 N Wilmor Rs
Washington, IL 61571
http://fivepointswashington.org/default.aspx

Music from local artists, raffles and auction! All money raised goes to Easter Seals for children's therapies!

Anniversary/Fundraiser (Sat. Jul 11, 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.

Anniversary/Fundraiser (Sat. Jul 18, 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.

Toys for Tots Fish Fry Fundraiser (Sat. Jul 18, 2015 11:00 am)

Contact Info:

Pekin Marine Corps League
13370 Garman Rd
Pekin, IL 61554
309.241.0139

Fundraiser to benefit Tazewell County Toys for Tots.

 

Meal: Fish and side dishes- hot dogs for kids. Desserts available at Bake Sale.

 

Adults: $8 Kids(5-10) $4

St. Jude Fundraiser - Chicken for Children (Sat. Jul 18, 2015 4:30 pm - 7:30 pm)

Contact Info:

Chicken for Children
5901 N Prospect Rd
Peoria, IL 61614
309.339.8037
runs4kids@gmail.com
http://www.runs4kids.com

Preorder Chick-fil-A box meals for $8.00. Pickup food at Junction City, on July 18, from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m.. All proceeds benefit St. Jude Children's Research Hospital. To purchase tickets, please visit the link above.

Giving Hope Gala (Fri. Jul 24, 2015 6:30 pm)

Contact Info:

Bethany Baptist Church
7422 North Heinz Lane
Edwards, IL 61528
carriekokoska@gmail.com
http://allgodschildren.org/meet-us/upcoming-events/gala/

Benefiting international orphan care through the work of All God's Children International

 

Enjoy a delightful evening with a silent auction, special music by local artist Beth Bonk, an Asian buffet dinner and western style desserts, and a presentation by China Program Director Tiffany Williams on how to get involved in orphan care globally.

 

Tickets: $20/person

Adults only, please. Ticket sales close on July 10th. Purchase tickets through the link above.

Paint-a-thon to benefit St. Judes (Sat. Jul 25, 2015 9:00 am)

Contact Info:

Unity Christian School
711 10th St.
Fulton, IL
815.590.4071
inspiredpaintingparties@gmail.com
http://inspiredpaintingparties.webs.com/

inspired! Painting Parties, out of Clinton IA, is sponsoring a Paint-A-Thon event. There are four paintings available, each in it's own time slot. The benefit also offers a painting of kids to do as well. The cost for adults is $40.00 and that includes one light meal. Kids cost is $20.00 per child. Go to the link above for more information or call Laura at the number above.

Anniversary/Fundraiser (Sat. Jul 25, 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.

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!

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! 

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.

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.

Hot Rods for Heart House (Sat. Sep 5, 2015 1:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Car Show
Main St
Roanoke, Il 61516
309.467.6101
blaine@heartlineandhearthouse.org
https://heartlineandhearthouseorg.squarespace.com/events-1/

This will be the 1st annual Car Show for Heartline and Heart house. There will be awards for best of show, mayor's choice, Heart House choice, firemans choice, and young blood for under 25. Also a 50/50 raffle, pork chop dinner, and kids bike show. Registration will be at the link above.

Toys for Tots Kids Event Fundraiser (Sat. Sep 19, 2015 1:00 pm - 8:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Pekin Marine Corps League
13370 Garman Rd
Pekin, IL 61554
Kathy Mans, 309.241.0139

Fundraiser to benefit Tazewell County Toys for Tots. Pumpkin decorating, bouncy house, big slide, face painting, hayrack rides, clown, hot dogs. Special performance at 2 p.m. by Pulse of Peoria Drumline. Kids events 1-4 p.m. Adult auctions 4-8 p.m.

 

Cost: $ donation or new, unwrapped toy/per family.

Teen Challenge Fall Fundraising Banquet (Tue. Sep 29, 2015 6:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Peoria Civic Center Ballroom
201 SW Jefferson Ave
Peoria, IL 61602
309.673.3716
http://teenchallengepeoria.org/new_announcement.php

At Teen Challenge, we strive to evangelize and disciple men who have life-controlling problems.

 

The theme of this year's fundraising banquet is "The Power of Change."

 

The guest speaker is Indianapolis Colts Chaplin Rev. Ken Johnson.

 

The Pops Swing Band will perform, along with soloist, Teen Challenge graduate, and recording artist, Rodney Morss.

 

Tickets are $35 each, and a table of ten is $350.

 

To purchase tickets, click the link above or call the number above.

Steve Green Concert (Sat. Oct 10, 2015 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Grace Presbyterian Church
8607 N State Rt 91
Peoria, IL 61615
309.688.9699
cefofcentral@sbcglobal.net
http://cefofillinois.com/CEF/Steve_Green.html

Celebration of Praise Night!

Child Evangelism Fellowship Annual Fundraiser

Goal: $30,000

 

Adult Tickets: $15

High School and Under (Free)

All General Admision Seating

 

For more Info or to Purchase Tickets, go to the website listed above.