University of Wisconsin Fox Valley Foundation is a non-profit organization that raises funds to support higher education through student scholarships and grants, faculty and staff development and campus enhancements for the Fox cities and Menasha Campus.
The University of Wisconsin Fox Valley Foundation announces their fundraising event e.a.t.s. 2019 e.a.t.s. stands for Educational Assistance Through Scholarships and the event will feature celebrity chefs, food, entertainment and raffles. Tickets are $40 dollars and can be purchased by calling 920-832-2849. More information on the event can also be found at uwosh.edu
ESTHER is a non-profit interfaith social justice organization made up of people seeking to create a community that is more equitable and devoted to the common good. ESTHER works to identify and impact issues of injustice, train everyday leaders and transform community by dissolving boundaries of race, creed, social and economic divides.
ESTHER presents “Creation Demands Justice” their 16th Annual Banquet on Sunday November 3rd at 5pm at Liberty Hall in Kimberly. The Keynote Speaker this year is Winona LaDuke an internationally acclaimed author, orator, and activist. She is a graduate of Harvard and Antioch Universities and has devoted her life to protecting the lands and life-ways of Native communities.
More information is on the event is available at esther-foxvalley.org
Philanthropic Educational Organization is an international non-profit organization with 9 chapters located in Green Bay.
The organization raises funds for continuing education for women. Their grants and scholarships help women who have had a life circumstance that either interrupted their schooling or caused a need to return to school.
PEO announces the 45th annual Gallerie of Shoppes, a combined effort of 5 Green Bay chapters. All proceeds go to benefit women from Brown County. This shopping event takes place at the KI convention center in Green Bay on Friday Novemeber 1st from 4 to 8pm and Saturday November 2nd from 9am to 3pm and tickets are $5 at the door. The event also features signature cocktails and a photo booth. More information on the event and the shops at gallerieofShoppes.com
Foundations Health & Wholeness, provides mental health counseling to families, couples and individuals in the Brown County community. The organization is also a state-licensed foster care agency, working to place children in need of out-of-home care with supportive families. In-need populations, such as those facing homelessness, poverty or disabilities are also served through the organization’s training program for therapists-in training, working towards certification.
Foundations Health & Wholeness presents The 12th Annual Ethics Awards taking place on Thursday, November 7th from 11:30 am – 1:00 pm at the KI Convention Center in Downtown Green Bay. The Annual Ethics awards is held to foster a climate of ethical behavior and integrity in Northeast Wisconsin and to raise funds for Foundations’ healing work of counseling and foster care. More information can be found at foundationsgb.org
WOW - WE CARE CHARITY, WOW Logistics Company's charity arm, is hosting its Fourth Annual Barn Bash Fundraiser on Friday, October 18th, from 6 - 11 pm at Tryba's Simply Country Barn in Freedom. The Barn Bash will include a cocktail hour, authentic southern barbeque from Appleton's Hawg Tyed, and live music from local cover band, RPM
There will also be a silent auction and their Rockin' for a Reason sing-off competition.
Tickets for the event are $40
More information and tickets available at wow-wecarecharity.org
Crossfire Ranch is a non profit organization providing equine assisted growth and learning opportunities to youth and families. Their core program is aimed at providing a place to experience hope and encouragement to youth who are experiencing challenging life situations such as separation/divorce, anxiety/depression, or a death of a loved one.
Crossfire Ranch presents The Crossfire Ranch Roundup an evening of Friends, Food and Fundraising on October 3rd at the Grand Meridian in Appleton. At 5pm Live Music, a social hour and silent Auction begins then at 6pm hors’doeurves. There will also be a best-dressed cowboy and girl contest with awards. More information on the event can be found on their facebook page.
Fox Cities Book festival an organization dedicated to promoting literacy for all age groups through the encouragement of reading and writing announces The 12th annual Fox Cities Book Festival taking place October 7th through the 13th at different venues in the Fox cities. All events are free and open to the public.
More information and a complete schedule of events available at foxcitiesbookfestival.org
Friends of Winnebago County Dog Parks announces The Winnebago Pet Expo taking place on Saturday October 5th from 10am-5pm at The Sunnyview Expo Center in Oshkosh.
The Winnebago Pet Expo is the Fox Valley's largest gathering of pet-focused professionals and entrepreneurs offering services, products, and tips to keep your animal companions and your family happy and healthy. Friends of Winnebago County Dog Parks hosts the show in partnership with Winnebago County Parks to inform responsible owners, entertain enthusiasts and raise funds in support of the Winnebago Best Friends Dog Park and additional dog parks in Winnebago County.
Tickets are available at the Door and are $5 for Adults and $2 Kids 12 and younger.
More information on how to volunteer, be an exhibitor or on how to attend available at winnebagopetexpo.org
Samaritan Counseling Center of the Fox Valley a non-profit organization providing state-licensed counseling for mental health and drug and alcohol addiction announces the Fox Valley Ethics in Business Summit on October 1st from 7:30am to 10:45am at Bridgewood Resort & Conference Center, 1000 Cameron Way in Neenah.
This interactive summit for corporations, non-profits, small businesses, and educational institutions fosters a culture of integrity at work and in our community. Participants will demonstrate their commitment to ethical best practices. They will also explore with fellow leaders how to set the ethical tone from the top.
More information on the Fox Valley Ethics in Business Summit available at samaritan-counseling.com
Freeland Film Festival is a global storytelling platform featuring films about people, wild animals and ecosystems that are facing daunting challenges. Freeland's vision is a world free of wildlife trafficking and human slavery. This 3 day film festival will take place in Green Lake Wisconsin From September 13th through the 15th and will include films about human trafficking, climate change, conservation, farming and more. There will also be panels, lectures, workshops and music.
A Special guest this year and leading one of the panels this year is actress Jane Seymour.
For more information on the Freeland Film Festival in Green Lake Wisconsin visit freelandfilmfest.org
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