1) Show Your Stripes: Hiring Campaign for Vets
Looking for a dedicated employee who’s highly trained? Are you a vet looking for a job? Our station is leading the I-Heart-Radio “Show Your Stripes” movement to support hiring vets. Visit www.iHeartRadio.com/showyourstripes, a website that connects veterans with employers and helps local businesses find candidates with the best training. Hire Smart. Hire Vets.
2) Best Buddies: Spirit of Friendship Halloween Gala
The Best Buddies Spirit of Friendship Halloween Gala is October 25th. Best Buddies teaches how we can see others for their wonderful abilities, not their disabilities. Learn more at www.BestBuddiesArizona.org.
3) UMOM New Day Centers: Care Card
Purchase a Care Card and you’ll get 20% off everything you buy at over 600 participating retailers across the Valley from October 18th through 27th. Proceeds benefit UMOM. More info is at www.BoardofVisitors.org.
4) Tempe Community Action Agency: First Crush Charity Gala
The Tempe Community Action Agency’s First Crush Charity Gala and Silent Auction is October 25th. Enjoy delicious food, drink and entertainment by Alice Tatum and her band. Details are at www.tempeaction.org.
5) T-Gen: Step ‘N Out 5K Walk / Run
Sign up now for TGen’s Step ‘N Out 5K Run, Walk & Dash on November 3rd. Proceeds will be used for research to find a cure for pancreatic cancer. More info is at www.tgenfoundation.org/step.
6) Wildlife for Tomorrow Foundation: Tres Rios Nature Festival
Tres Rios is having a free Nature and Earth Festival on October 26th. Discover the rich diversity of the Gila River wildlife habitat that’s right in your own backyard. Learn more www.tresriosnaturefestival.com.
7) Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation: Walk to Cure Diabetes
Millions of people are living with, and are affected by Type 1 diabetes. Show your support of the JDRF and Walk to Cure Diabetes on November 2nd. Registration information is at http://www2.jdrf.org/site/TR/Walk-AZ/.