Tag: donations

Want to sell your art at Art at the Lakes?

The Art at the Lakes 11th Annual Show is on March 2, 2019, from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., with a rain date of March 9. We are now receiving applications for artists to participate in the show. You can be one of the more than 85 artists offering paintings in all mediums: pottery, gourds,…

Food Bank needs food for holiday season

  Ellen Engel Matthew’s Crossing Food Bank is located in Chandler. Here are some statistics on hunger in Maricopa County. More than 623,300 (16.5%) people live in poverty. Twenty-six percent of those living in poverty are children! Nearly 1,138,000 (29%) are the “working poor.” We are in the holiday season. Matthew’s Crossing volunteers are getting…

November Tummy to Toe Drive

  The Hamilton High School Leo Club is having a Tummy To Toe Drive November 1-16. Want to help? – Drop off nonperishable food items (collected for Matthew’s Crossing Food Bank) and/or new or gently-used sneakers (collected for Clothes Cabin) and, of course, cash is welcome! – Help us reach our goal of 500 pounds…

Western themed party will help clothe 10,000 children

  Sun Lakes residents are invited to saddle up and join the fun at “’Ranglers & Rhinestones,” a western-themed party on November 17 that will raise funds to provide clothing for almost 10,000 school children. Party goers can dance to the music of The Bayou Bandits, enjoy a delicious dinner at Rustler’s Rooste, 8383 S.…

Water is life on the Navajo Nation

Norm Noble The Sun Lakes Rotary Club has received a Rotary Foundation Global “Humanitarian” Water Grant to provide homes on the Navajo Nation with inside running tap water. Many of these people, our neighbors, presently have their water delivered weekly by a water truck into above-ground, 50-gallon holding barrels in their yards. These 50 gallons…

Dolly Dressers donate to underprivileged

Five members attended the July meeting. It was a workshop meeting. We all made American Girl (18” doll) sandals. It was a fun meeting. Arlene and Darby supplied kits and many supplies for the sandals. Although some of us are not too “crafty,” we all had fun and produced some cute sandals. Seven shopping bags…

Ladies Chit and Chat Group donation

  Rose Pachura Ladies Community Chit & Chat Group gave a check donation for the Hamilton High School Homeless Fund. The Ladies Community Chit & Chat Group held a Fashion Boutique by Calle Rose at the location of SunBird Country Club on April 12, 2018. Service was excellent. Ladies were excited to win a door…