Non-Profit Event Calendar

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The City of Colleyville is proud to sponsor the events and activities of the community’s non-profit organizations. The City promotes sponsored events through its communication channels including the website.

If you’re with a non-profit organization and interested in having your event sponsored by the City of Colleyville please submit the official Non-Profit Event Sponsorship form.

To receive sponsorship, the non-profit group must be a 501(c)(3) or 501(c)(6) organization that is either based in Colleyville, demonstrates it directly serves Colleyville residents, or receives funding from the City agency agreements.

Below is a listing of upcoming non-profit events sponsored by the City of Colleyville:

Friday, March 29 - Colleyville Chamber's City Slickers Casino Night
Friday, April 12 - Colleyville Woman's Club 33rd Annual Fashion Benefit
Saturday, April 13 - Run for Rescue
Saturday, May 4 - Friends of the Library Bargain Book Sale

35th Annual City Slickers Casino Night

City Slickers Chamber

 

Colleyville Woman's Club 33rd Annual Fashion Benefit

The Colleyville Woman’s Club invites you to its 34th annual Fashion Benefit Luncheon, Lunch with the Girlz, on Friday, April 12, 2019 at the Hurst Conference Center.

Recognized as one of the premiere shows of its kind in the Dallas/Fort Worth area, it features a runway style show with professional models. Four dazzling fashion designers will be featured: Bladi Duran, Neobantu, Nha Khanh, and Roopa. Accessory designers will also be showcased, including Opal Milk. In addition, there will be a crowd favorite section highlighting youth models and Nha Khanh’s new children’s line. CWC again welcomes Jan Strimple Productions as fashion show producer and Louis Murad, president of Murad Auctions, as event emcee and auctioneer. Inspired by the creativity of women, this year’s theme is The Art of Women.

In coordination with this, two items will be making their debut. Internationally acclaimed Cuban/American abstract expressionist, Rolando Diaz, will be creating an original oil on canvas at the event, which will be sold during the Live Auction. Plus a fun photo booth will be located in the lobby so attendees can craft their own creative pictures. Registration starts at 9:00 am and the ballroom doors open for seating at 10:45 am, with the show and a live auction to follow. Designer trunk sales will be held after the show. Online bidding returns for a second year. On Friday, April 5th, guests who have preregistered will be able to review and bid on the fabulous items found in our Silent Auction. This mobile bidding will continue until 12:30 pm at the event. Check-out will commence at 1:00 pm. Individual reservations for the event range from $100 to $150. Tables of ten can be reserved and are priced at $1,000 for Silver, $1,250 for Gold, and $1,500 for Platinum. Reservations may be made on the club’s website, https://c-w-c.org/SHOPIFY.

Through the efforts of fundraising events over the past 41 years, the volunteers of Colleyville Woman’s Club have raised over $3.9 million for Tarrant County charitable organizations, including women’s shelters, children’s charities, literacy organizations and other social services. CWC is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization. For more information, call the Colleyville Woman’s Club office at 817-358-1805, email fundraising@c-w-c.org, or visit www.c-w-c.org and click on Spring Fashion Benefit under the Events tab.

 

Run for Rescue Colleyville 10th Anniversaryrun for rescue

Run for Rescue is an annual 5K Run/Walk and 1 Mile Fun Run/Walk that supports the Child Rescue Centre and Mercy Hospital in Bo, Sierra Leone, Africa.  It is a great race for all levels of runners and walkers.  The race starts and ends at FUMC Colleyville.  Whether you are trying to improve your 5K time or taking your dog for a stroll, this beautiful tree-lined course will fit the bill.  

The Run for Rescue will take place on Saturday morning, April 13th.  In addition to the 5K starting at 8:30, the Run for Rescue offers a 1-mile Fun Run/Walk starting at 8:00.  All participants receive a dri-fit t-shirt and our famous pancake breakfast.  

To celebrate the 10th Anniversary, this year there will be a photo booth, a special treat for teams of 10 or more, confetti canons, and a prize for the best costume representing the 10th Anniversary or your favorite decade!

Registration is now open, go to: http://www.run-time.com/Race.aspx?RaceID=40544

Your participation supports Helping Children Worldwide’s Child Rescue Centre (CRC) in Bo, Sierra Leone.  More information about Helping Children Worldwide can be found on their website at http://helpingchildrenworldwide.org

 

Friends of the Library Bargain Book Sale

The Friends of the Colleyville Public Library will hold its annual Bargain Book Sale on Saturday, May 4th from 10:00 AM until 2:00 PM on the second floor of the Colleyville Public Library. The library is located at 110 Main Street in Colleyville. There will be private shopping hours for members of Friends from 9:00 AM until 10:00 AM. (Memberships will be available at the door.) There will be a wide variety of books, CDs, videotapes and DVDs available for sale. Hard cover books will sell for $1 and paperbacks will be $.50. Cash, checks, and credit cards will be accepted.

Friends is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that supports the Colleyville Public Library. Proceeds from this sale will benefit the library. For more information, visit our website at www.friendscolleyvillelibrary.org or call the library at 817.503.1150.