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) Komen Phoenix: Race for the Cure
Sign up today for the Komen Phoenix Race for the Cure on October 13th. Join the race to fight against breast cancer and raise critical funds for research, education and outreach. Details are at www.komencanaz.org.
3) Family Promise: Cardboard City
Family Promise invites you and your family to build a cardboard home and spend a night in the street at their Cardboard City fundraising event on October 19th. Learn more at www.familypromiseaz.org.
4) Muscular Dystrophy Association: Taste of the Town
Taste of the Town, the Muscular Dystrophy Association’s annual wine and food event is Friday, October 18th at the Scottsdale Quarter. The evening also features live music and a silent auction. Ticket info is at www.tasteofthetownaz.com/mda/.
5) 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.
6) 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.
7) 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.