OPA! Minneapolis, MN – July 2017 – The 29th Minneapolis Greek Festival “Taste of Greece” will take place the weekend after Labor Day at St. Mary’s Greek Orthodox Church.
Benefits & Fundraisers
Please join the Terry Anderson Memorial for the 9th annual Terry Anderson Memorial Golf Tournament and Dinner. All proceeds of the day benefit the Edina Community Foundation and the American Heart Association. For further information call Cindy at 952-240-5077 or email at email@example.com
Join the Minnesota Ovarian Cancer Alliance (MOCA) in taking
strides to change the course of ovarian cancer at the 2017 HOM Teal Strides for
Ovarian Cancer. Participate in either a 5K run or 2K walk around Rosland Park
in Edina and engage in a variety of family-friendly activities.
Participants are encouraged to register, form a team and
fundraise to make a difference!
Organization Description: Hammer Residences, Inc. is a Minnesota non-profit 501(c)(3) organization. Founded in 1923 by Alvina Hammer, Hammer provides residential caring support for adult and children with developmental disabilities. Hammer Residences, Inc. serves more than 1500 individuals with a wide range of intellectual disabilities like Autism and Down syndrome. 275 adults reside in 36 group homes and 10 apartment programs in the western suburbs of Minneapolis.
Please join Edina Give and Go for a casual evening of fun and fundraising to help unlock opportunities for Edina Public Schools students who are economically disadvantaged.
Breanna’s Star is a Night of Art, Celebration and Giving in support of Breanna’s Gift, an organization bringing classes & workshops in visual arts, dance, music, theater and “Art Takeout” to children at Ronald McDonald House Upper Midwest and Children’s Minnesota in St. Paul and Minneapolis. The event includes appetizers, wine and beer, silent and live auctions, a make-it-yourself art project and entertainment by country/rock/swing band Trailer Trash. Attire is casual.
Fraser Bowling with Celebrities matches up participants with local luminaries to bowl, drink, eat and raise awareness and money for Fraser, Minnesota's largest and most experienced provider of autism services.
Alzheimer’s Association annual Purple Gala is a time to celebrate and honor the
lives of people impacted by Alzheimer’s and other dementias. The evening
includes a reception and silent auction followed by a gourmet dinner, live
auction, entertainment, and after party with a live band. Proceeds from the
Gala raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer’s care, support and research.
Come raise a glass and join in the cheers as we toast Vet Partners Cares!
We will be tasting a variety of wines with connoisseur Tyler Melton while trying a variety of appetizer pairings. There will also be a silent auction that will feature various date nights from local restaurants.
Don’t miss the Edina Chamber’s annual gala celebration featuring opulent cuisine and speakeasy cocktails from the 1920’s. Flapper or dapper attire is admired and encouraged.
Event proceeds benefit the Edina Chamber of Commerce and help advance our mission for connecting the Edina business community.
This event is open to the public and non-chamber members are cordially invited to attend. We recommend registering early as the last two years have sold out. Black tie admired but not required.