Selected Community Events
Fundraiser for charity
Dec 3, 2013 - Dec 21, 2013 .
Help fight against domestic vigilance and child abuse
Charla Dunnam 1-334-673-7596
Dothan Fire Department Fundraiser for Morgan Hasty & Family
Oct 25, 2013 11:00 am to 1:00 pm
Fire Station #1 on 600 Columbia Hwy
The Dothan Fire Department will be hosting a "Burger Burn" fundraiser to raise money for Morgan Hasty and family.
The event will take place on Friday, Oct 25 at the Fire Station #1 on 600 Columbia Hwy from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm.
Sack lunches will be sold for $5.
The sack lunches will include hamburgers, chips, and a drink.
Enterprise Lions Club Hosts Pancake Breakfast Fundraiser
Nov 2, 2013 7:00 a.m until 10:00 a.m.
PoFolks Restaurant in Enterprise
The Enterprise Lions Club will host a Pancake Breakfast at PoFolks Restaurant in Enterprise on Saturday, November 2 from 7:00 a.m until 10:00 a.m.
Tickets are $5 and can be purchased from any Lions Club member or at the door.
The menu includes pancakes, sausage, juice, milk and coffee.
Lightbulbs, brooms and mops will also be sold, and used eyeglasses will be accepted for donation.
Proceeds from this fundraiser will support Lions Club projects for sight preservation and other Wiregrass area needs.
For more information about the Enterprise Lions Club go to www.enterpriselionsclub.com.
Friend of NRA Banquet & Auction
Sep 12, 2013 6 p.m.
Houston County Farm Center
Community Appreciation and Fundraiser
Jennifer Hall @ 334-379-9770
Two Toe Tom Garage Sale
Sep 14, 2013 7 a.m.
John Clark Park in Esto Fl
Fundraiser for our Festival. Inside space is $10 we provide one table, Outside space is $5 must bring own tables. Bake sale as well. twotoetomfestival.com
Darlene Madden 850-263-3201
Benefit for Marhsa Harrison
Sep 7, 2013 7 a.m. until 2 p.m.
Bethlehem High School, 2767 Hwy 160, Bonifay, FL
5K Run/Walk, Fried Fish/Chicken Plates, Large Silent Auction & Inflatables for the kids. Rigistration for 5K begins at 7AM and Race starts at 8AM; Plates and Auction begins at 10AM til 2 PM - Marsha has been diagnosed with breast cancer and is currently undergoing treatments in Birmingham, AL.
Healing Hands for Arthritis
Sep 18, 2013 all day
Massage Envy Spa Dothan, AL
Now is the chance to give back, while being pampered! Or treat a loved one to a day of relaxation for a good cause. On September 18, 2013, $10 from every one-hour massage and facial session will be donated to the Arthritis Foundation. Additionally, Murad, our exclusive skin care partner, will donate 10% of all sales of products sold at Massage Envy Spa locations during the event. Wyndmere and Biofreeze will also donate 10% of all retail sales on event day.
Give us a call to reserve your session (334) 836-0878 or visit massageenvy.com to request an appointment online.
18th Annual Army Aviation Museum Golf Classic
Silver Wings Golf Course Fort Rucker AL
Annual golf classic fundraising event
Dianne Nowicki 334-598-2508
AHS vs ACA Pink Out
Sep 13, 2013 7 p.m.
ACA Stadium, Montgomery, Al
4th Annual Pink Out Game for Ashford High School & Alabama Christian Academy will be 9/13. Shirts for cause will be on sale 8/12 - 8/30 ($10; youth & adult). All profit will be donated to support the fight against childhood cancer & breast cancer. To order shirt or make donation contact Laurie McWaters at AHS.
Laurie McWaters - AHS; email@example.com; 334-899-5411
Slocomb VFW Post Fundraiser
Aug 24, 2013 7 a.m. until 9 a.m.
Pancake Breakfast Fundraiser
Pancakes, bacon or sausage, juice, milk, tea or coffee. $5.00 per plate, eat in or take out
Charles Coker 334-248-2971
We Love Our Cause - Fundraiser for Love In Action Ministries
Aug 15, 2013 - Sep 15, 2013 all day
Dothan, Wiregrass, All of Alabama
Anytime a caller mentions Love In Action Ministries between August 15th and September 15th, while requesting a quote, The Johnson Allstate Agency will make a $10 donation to Love In Action Ministries. You do not have to become a customer; just get a quote! 8/15 through 9/15 only!
Germaine Johnson - Allstate Insurance. 334-699-4000
Tee Off for Toys
Dec 7, 2013 - Dec 8, 2013 all day
Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort
People are asked to donate new, unwrapped toys or gift cards with a value of $15 or more and in exchange guests can play Sandestin's golf courses for just the green and golf car fee ($20). Sandestin will offer golf at all three of its public courses, Raven Golf Club, Baytowne Golf Club and The Links Course. All toys and donations will be given to Harvest House’s “Hope for Holidays” and Children in Crisis programs, both benefiting children and families in need this holiday season. Local residents, guests and visitors are welcome to participate. Tee times are available all day and can be made by calling 850-267-8155. For more information visit www.sandestin.com/events.
Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort
9300 Emerald Coast Pkwy W. Destin, FL 32550
FAMILY DAY IN THE PARK AUGUST 3RD
Aug 3, 2013 2 p.m.
PEAVY PARK; 805 BELLWOOD RD, ENTERPRISE, AL 36330
The 6th Annual "I Serve the 'Hood" Community Day will be held on Saturday, August 3rd @ Peavy Park in Enterprise, AL; located at 805 Bellwood Drive.
This year, Mailloechii Global and Founder Fred Nash have decided to support childhood education and the importance of staying drug free and putting school first.
The event is free to the public and there will be face painting, inflatables and a magic show exhibition provided by JC of "Titan Magic" (www.titanmagic.net) for kids, as well as as a car-bike show for adults and food provided by a few local vendors.
Mailloechii Global and Fred Nash ask that guests bring any school supplies to be donated to local elementary and middle schools in the Wiregrass. The Park will open to the public at 1PM.
For more information about this event, call Fred Nash at 334.475.0855.
Oz Cause Benefit concert for Carroll High School
Jul 21, 2013 2 p.m. until 9 p.m.
Ozark Civic Center
Shane Owens, Kelly Richie, Kyle & Karl, & much more.
Tickets on sale at the door $20.00
CHS CLASS OF 88
Kinston High School Homecoming BBQ
Sep 27, 2013 noon to 4 p.m.
Kinston Town Hall
Pick up plates between noon and 4 p.m. Plates cost $7.
Tickets are available from any Kinston student that plays sports or is in the band.
Tickets may also be purchased at the following locations:
CCP in Opp – see Denise Patterson
The Silver Spoon in Kinston
The Big Little in Kinston
Kinston Town Hall
Bowling To Build
Jul 26, 2013 6 p.m.
Dothan Lanes, Dothan, AL
Support Wiregrass Habitat for Humanity's Women Build Committee in their effort to raise money to help eliminate substandard housing in the Wiregrass. 4 member teams $120 per team includes 2 games and shoes.
Janet Griggs or Amy Schutz 334-792-8453
Jul 13, 2013 9 a.m. until 10:30 a.m.
VFW, 434 HWY 84 W, Daleville
Proceeds to Benefit Troop 30 of Daleville
Michelle Bowman, 334-718-9557, firstname.lastname@example.org
2013 Wiregrass AIDS Walk
Sep 7, 2013 8:30 a.m.
Westgate Park-Walking Trail in Dothan, AL
4th Annual Wiregrass AIDS Walk will be held at Westgate Park-Walking Trail in Dothan. This is a 3.5 mile walk. There will be places for people who just want to sit and enjoy the live broadcast from "WOOF RADIO STATION." There will be snacks, water, activities for the kids, and door prizes!Teams and individual walkers are needed. Contact Wand Helms or Kim Barnett at 334-673-0494 for more information and to obtain a walk packet.
Time: 8:30 a.m registration
Walk begins at 9:00 a.m.
Florala High School Booster & Alumni Sports Club Spaghetti Supper and Silent Auction
FHS Cafeteria Florala AL
The Florala High School Booster & Alumni Sports Club will hold its annual Spaghetti Supper and Silent Auction on Wednesday, June 26, 2013 from 5PM until 7PM at the FHS Cafeteria. Each $5.00 plate will include baked spaghetti, salad, garlic bread and dessert
FHS Booster and Alumni Sports Club
Junior Civitan-Bagging For Bucks!
May 31, 2013 4 p.m. until 7 p.m.
Food World 1032 Boll Weevil Circle Enterprise Al.
We are fundraising to raise money for the Junior Civitan Research Center. They assist adults and children with developmental disabilities.
Liz Borders 334-447-9478
"Cheering for a Cure" Lupus Walk
Jun 15, 2013 9 a.m.
The purpose of this event is bring awareness to the disease Lupus, and to teach our kids even with little effort, you can make a big change. 50% of the proceeds will be sent to the Lupus Foundation of American Mid South Chapter to aid in their outreach efforts and to further the research to find a cure for the disease. The other 50% will purchase equipments and uniforms for the children in the Ashford Youth Sports Association.
Jessica Exum @ 334-618-8382
Zion Chapel Alumni Association Presents "Rockin' Company"
Jun 8, 2013 7 p.m.
Zion Chapel High School
Concert to benefit Zion Chapel Alumni Association Scholarship Fund. All profits go the support this fund. The group will perform music from the 50's, 60's, and 70's and concession will be available. $10.00 admission - children under 12 when accompanied by a parent.
Kathy McLeod - 334-897-2635
Gospel Sing and Fundraiser for the Wiregrass Children's Home
May 22, 2013 All Day
Camping World Parking Lot, Dothan
Donations drive. Each person bringing a donation will receive a ticket for a raffle taking place that day. Urgent items presently needed are gas cards, underwear, socks, shoes and pajamas for girls and boys of all sizes. We also need gospel singers for that day.
Patty McNeal(863)228-4801 or kristie Armstrong (334)692-5100
Homeless Stand Down/Connect Needs Help from the Community
May 18, 2013 10 a.m. until 2 p.m.
Love In Action Ministries/Harbor Church inside the Ministry Center located at 320 North Foster St., Dothan, Alabama
Help us help the homeless. The Southeast Alabama Coalition for the Homeless (SEACH) will sponsor a Homeless Stand Down/Connect event on Saturday, May 18.
The event will be hosted by Love In Action Ministries/Harbor Church inside the Ministry Center located at 320 North Foster St., Dothan, Alabama from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m.
The Homeless Stand Down/Connect will provide assistance, as well as a hot meal, to our homeless population. We are reaching out to the Wiregrass Community for HELP with volunteers as well as donations for items needed.
We are in need of the following items to support this stand down: clothes, shoes, socks, combs, hair brushes, blankets, sleeping bags, tents, personal hygiene items, dry food, and can food.
Donations can be dropped off at the Wiregrass United Way 2-1-1 office (545 W Main St., Suite 313) through May 16 between the hours of 8 a.m. and 4:30 p.m.
Donations can be dropped off at the Love In Action Ministry Center, starting on May 17 from 10 a.m. through 2 p.m. as well as on the day of the event. Please help us support this worthwhile cause.
Russell Clausell, SEACH at 334-513-1762 (office) or 334-447-1286(cell)
27th Annual Sandestin Triathlon
Aug 24, 2013 6 a.m.
Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort
The 27th Annual Destin Triathlon (formerly the Elephant Walk Triathlon) will lure 700 participants for a half-mile Gulf of Mexico swim, a 20-mile bike along the coast, and a 4-mile run through Sandestin’s beach and bayside community. Proceeds benefit Sacred Heart Hospital of the Emerald Coast. See www.SandestinTriathlon.com for details.
Suites and Sweets
May 10, 2013 7 p.m.
Dothan Cultural Arts Center
It's back! The Tri-States Community Orchestra presents Suites and Sweets. Sample all of the delicious desserts, mix and mingle, and you can bid at silent auction on your favorites to take home, all while enjoying live classical chamber music. Then, sit back and relax while the Tri-State Community Orchestra and the Wiregrass Brass Quintet provide more entertainment for a perfect Mother's day weekend evening. Our Weekend Weather Anchor from WTVY News, Oscar Fann, will try his hand at conducting us for one piece. He's never done this before, so this should be fun for everyone!
Friday, May 10, 2013, at 7 p.m. at the Dothan Cultural Arts Center. $15 per person. Advance tickets available at the CAC Office or at the door the evening of the concert.
Discover your hometown orchestra!
2nd Annual Smyrna Baptist Car Show
May 18, 2013 9:30 a.m.
1800 Huskey Rd. Dothan Al. (Smyrna Baptist Church)
Our church is having our 2nd Annual Car Show at Smyrna Baptist Church in Dothan Alabama.
Registration is at 9:30 a.m. No registration fee required. Donations Only!
Trying to raise money for a new roof for the church. We will be having our car show, Top 40 trophies, Best of Show and Peoples Choice trophies as well. Baked goods, yard sale, pony rides, inflatables, popcorn, cotton candy, ice cream, and some good old southern cooking. Live Southern Gospel music entertainment. Cars, Trucks, Bikes, anything is welcome to come.
Please come and help us make this another successful year and help us serve the Lord as well. We are located at 1800 Huskey Road Dothan AL 36303.
Please Call 334-701-1624 if you have any questions.
Rolanda Irwin 334-701-1624
MAO-Dothan Fundraiser at Buffalo Wild Wings
Apr 27, 2013 Saturday
Buffalo Wild Wings Restaurant in Dothan, AL
Buffalo Wild Wings Saturday April 27, 3400 Montgomery Hwy. Dothan, AL
The fundraiser will be from open to close Buffalo Wild Wings will donate 10% of all pre-taxed food sales(less alcohol and promotional discounts) from any guest that presents a fund raising ticket. If you don't have a ticket then all you have to do is just mention MAO-Medical AIDS Outreach to your server and MAO will still get the proceeds from your purchase.
Eat wings for a GREAT CAUSE and tell all of your co-workers, neighbors, friends and family too. Wanda Helms and myself as well as the MAO staff greatly appreciate any support you can give !! If you need tickets or have any questions, I can be reached at 334-673-0494 or 334-836-0297
Medical AIDS Outreach of Alabama Annual Community Health Conference Series: "Youth AND Family Issues In HIV/AIDS Care."
Jul 26, 2013 8 a.m.
Wiregrass Rehabilitation Center Lion's Hall 795 Ross Clark Circle Dothan, AL 36301
Advanced Registration Required by: July 19, 2013. Lunch is included in the registration fee.
Fee: Advanced registration fee: $35
Registration at the door: $40
Students with valid ID: $10
Cost to exhibit for non-profit agencies is $20 (this price includes one lunch) all other agencies fee is $35 (this includes one lunch). Contact Kim Barnett at 334-836-0297) All exhibitors are asked to bring a door prize. One free lunch will be provided to each agency that exhibits.
CEUS: Available for social workers(6.25 CEUS), nurses, nursing home administrators.( 6.3 CEUS) Nurses will need to bring your license card for us to scan. All other professions will have to submit required documentation to your licensing board for approval.
8:30-10:00 Mrs. Pam Holton
Director of Education at Medical AIDS Outreach of Alabama
Topic: “A Journey In The Life….
A need for sensitivity for those living With HIV.
10:00-10:15 break :
10:15-12:00 Rick Meriwether
UAB AIDS EDUCATION & Training Center STD program.
Topic: “Young Love, Young Alabamians & Sexual Health (STIs)”
1:00-2:30 Kathie M. Hiers
Topic: “How Do We Reach an AIDS-Free Generation?”
Chief Executive Officer of AIDS Alabama in Birmingham. Ms. Hiers was the only southerner selected in 2010 by President Obama to serve on the Presidential Advisory Council on HIV/AIDS.
2:30-2:45 break :
2:45-4:15 Mr. Brent Cosby MS, QMRP
Laurel Oaks Behavioral Health Center
Topic: “I Know Something You Don’t Know.” A surface look a the most common abused drugs used by teens.
Wanda or Kim at 334-673-0494. Email is email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org
Southern Gospel Sing, Featuring "The Mercy Messengers"
May 5, 2013 11:00 a.m.
1345 Skipperville Road and Roy Parker, Ozark, Alabama
Benefit Sing being held for the Opressed Children of INDIA through the YWEA Program with the Church of God. All funds collected will be used to provide a wing addition to the Church of God Orphanage in INDIA. Come and help us keep the poor, helpless children from prostitution and slavery rings that are so prevelant in heavily populated areas. Together we can make a difference in Jesus name.