Where: Morgan Ridge Vineyards
486 John Morgan Rd, Gold Hill, NC 28071
When: Tuesday, October 16th (National Food Day)
What: Rowan Helping Ministries Food For Thought programs's first official fundraiser benefiting food-insecure children in Rowan County. The evening will include a special appearance by celebrity chefs, the Lee Bros. of Charleston, complete with a catered meal, entertainment, and a silent auction. Funds raised from this event will be used to expand our service to more children in the county so they can focus on their education and not have to wonder when their next meal will be.
The 2nd Annual "Swing into Christmas" Benefit Concert for Rowan Helping Ministries will be at the Salisbury Civic Center on Saturday, December 2nd from 7-10pm. One of Rowan County's premiere ensembles, the Salisbury Swing Band will cover Classic Holiday tunes from 1920s - today. Under the direction of Catawba College's Dr. Stephen Etters and featuring award-winning vocalist, Laura Millspaugh, the 18-piece ensemble will have your toes tapping to the sounds of Gershwin, Sinatra, Count Basie, & more! Admission is $15 (advance ticket sales or at the door) and 100% of the proceeds directly benefit Rowan Helping Ministries. There will be a canned food drive raffle at the door with exciting local prizes including gift cards to Longhorn Steakhouse and Olive Garden! Light refreshments will be served. For ticket information, please email email@example.com
Salisbury Swing Band "Swing Into Christmas"
Salisbury Civic Center
Saturday, December 2nd 7-10PM
$15, 100% of proceeds benefit Rowan Helping Ministries
Please join us on December 2nd, 2017 at 9AM for the annual Santa 5k Run/Walk For Charity at the Millbridge Ruritan Building. A 3.1 mile course that loops through and around the beautiful West Rowan area. For competitive and recreational runners- walkers welcomed! Santa will be making an appearance before he begins his trek across the globe to deliver presents to little boys and girls.
There will be a free pancake breakfast for runners after the race, complete with pancakes, sausage, orange juice, and coffee. Other attendees may eat with a donation to Rowan Helping Ministries. Proceeds raised from the race, as well as canned goods collected during the event, will be donated to Rowan Helping Ministries, also. For more information, refer to the registration brochure in the link below. We hope to see you then!
You may complete your registration online or send it through the mail.
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This annual fundraiser returns to it roots for Rowan Helping Ministries’ 30th anniversary. Heavy hors d’oeuvres, live band, silent auction and casino games.
For more information, please call Kris Mueller at 704-637-6838 ext. 103 or email her at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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A simple soup meal reminds us of all who are hungry in our community. Participants receive pottery bowls made by school students and guests in the homeless shelter.
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Under the direction of Catawba College's Dr. Stephen Etters, the Salisbury Swing Band is an 18-piece Big Band featuring vocalist, Laura Millspaugh. Hit the dance floor or sit back and enjoy your favorite songs of the Holiday Season mingled with the great standards of the 40s-60s all the way to today's popular dance tunes!
The evening includes light refreshments and a canned food drive raffle! Each canned food item you bring will garner one entry ticket for a chance to win a $50 gift card generously donated by Longhorn Steakhouse of Salisbury.
All proceeds going to Rowan Helping Ministries.
The sponsors for the event are:
Gerry Wood Auto Group
The Hot Dog Shack of Granite Quarry
Longhorn Steakhouse of Salisbury