1) The Junior League of Phoenix: Rummage Sale

Donate your new and gently used treasures to the Junior League of Phoenix Rummage Sale on February 22nd. Drop them off at the Fairgrounds or to find out how you can schedule a pick-up, visit www.jlp.org.

2) Desert Schools Federal Credit Union: Shine On Program

Desert Schools’ is launching the new “Shine On” program to highlight six charities making a difference in our state. Vote on-line for the charity you like best. To find out more, check out www.shineonaz.org.

3) Arizona Opera: Trio Gala

The Arizona Opera, Phoenix Symphony and Ballet Arizona are joining forces for the Trio Gala on February 22nd. This year’s theme is Amor– An Evening of Passion! Ticket info is at www.trioevent.org.

4) Phoenix Children’s Hospital: Beach Ball

Celebrate west coast style with a Malibu theme at this year’s Beach Ball on March 1st, benefitting the Phoenix Children’s Hospital. For ticket information, visit http://www.phoenixchildrensfoundation.org/events/beach-ball/.

5) The Honey Foundation: Flavors of the West

Flavors of the West on February 23rd features food and drink from 30 of the finest West Valley restaurants, cooking demonstrations, a huge kids zone and more! Details are at www.flavorsaz.com.

6) Students Supporting Brain Tumor Research: Walk

Join Students Supporting Brain Tumor Research on February 22nd for their annual walk-a-thon and carnival. Help raise funds to support research and find a cure for brain tumors. To learn more, visit www.ssbtr.org.

7) Attorney General’s Mortgage Relief Fund: Foreclosure Prevention Event

Attend a free foreclosure prevention event on February 27th, sponsored by the Arizona Attorney General’s Mortgage Relief Fund. Learn about your options regarding refinancing. No appointment is necessary. Details are at www.azag.gov.

8) City of Phoenix: Matsuri Festival

The Matsuri Festival will be held on February 22nd and 23rd in downtown Phoenix. Enjoy a weekend of Japanese exhibits, demonstrations, food and entertainment. For more info, visit www.azmatsuri.org.