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2017 May/June Giving Calendar

May 01, 2017 10:04AM ● By Will Patterson

*May 1

Youth Emergency Services' Golf Outing (10 a.m.-7 p.m.) Benefitting: Youth Emergency Services Location: The Players Club at Deer Creek —yesomaha.org

May 2

50th Annual Boys Town Booster Banquet (5:30-9 p.m.) Benefitting: Boys Town sports Location: Embassy Suites, La Vista —boystown.org/boosters

Countdown to Cinco de Mayo (5:30-9:30 p.m.) Benefitting: OneWorld Community Health Location: Livestock Exchange Building —oneworldomaha.org

May 3

Memories for Kids 2017 Guild Luncheon (11 a.m.-1 p.m.) Benefitting: Memories for Kids Location: Champions Run —memoriesforkids.org

May 4

Heartland Heroes, A Centennial Celebration (6-7 p.m.) Benefitting: American Red Cross Location: CenturyLink Center —redcross.org/neia

May 5

Leaders for Life Luncheon (11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.) Benefitting: Creighton University’s female student-athletes Location: Ryan Athletic Center —gocreighton.com

Run for the Wet Noses: Talk Derby to Me (5:30-9 p.m.) Benefitting: Midlands Humane Society Location: Mid-America Center, Council Bluffs —midlandshumanesociety.org

May 6

For the Kids Benefit: A Day at the Races, a Night on the Town (5-9:30 p.m.) Benefitting: Omaha Children’s Museum Location: Omaha Children’s Museum —ocm.org

May 9

D.J.’s Hero Awards Luncheon (11:45 a.m.-1:15 p.m.) Benefitting: Salvation Army Location: CenturyLink Center Omaha —salarmyomaha.org

May 11

Evening with Friends (6-9 p.m.) Benefitting: CHI Health Midlands Location: CHI Health Midlands Hospital —mychihealth.com/foundation

May 12

An Evening in the Garden (6-9:30 p.m.) Benefitting: Brownell Talbot School Location: Brownell Talbot Campus —brownell.edu/giving/gala

Man & Woman of the Year Grand Finale Gala (6-10 p.m.) Benefitting: Leukemia & Lymphoma Society Location: Embassy Suites, La Vista —mwoy.org/ne

On the Road to the Big Easy 2017 (5:30 p.m.-midnight) Benefitting: Boys & Girls Clubs of the Midlands Location: Omaha Design Center —bgcomaha.org/bigeasy

May 13

Cabaret (6-9:30 p.m.) Benefitting: The Child Saving Institute Location: Hilton Omaha —childsaving.org

14th Annual Wear Yellow Ride, Fun Run & Walk (7 a.m.-2 p.m.) Benefitting: Wear Yellow Nebraska Location: Strategic Air Command & Aerospace Museum —supportwyn.org/WYR

2017 Omaha Heart Walk (8 a.m.) Benefitting: American Heart Association Location: Miller’s Landing —heartwalk.org

May 15

Ronald McDonald House in Omaha Golf Tournament (noon) Benefitting: Ronald McDonald House Charities in Omaha Location: The Players Club at Deer Creek —rmhcomaha.org

Chip in for Children Golf Tournament (11 a.m.) Benefitting: Children’s Square USA Location: Council Bluffs Country Club —childrenssquare.org

May 18

SAVE Program Graduation Dinner (5:30-9 p.m.) Benefitting: SAVE Location: Champion’s Run —saveprogram.org

Breathe and Brew Spring Yoga Series (6:30-7:30 p.m.) Benefitting: American Lung Association Location: Lucky Bucket Brewery —lung.org

May 19

Golf Scramble (noon-6 p.m.) Benefitting: Senior Health Foundation Location: Shoreline Golf Course —seniorhealthfoundation.org

May 20

Great Strides (9:30 a.m.-noon) Benefitting: Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Location: Stinson Park —fightcf.cff.org

May 22

Children’s Charity Golf Classic (11 a.m.-5 p.m.) Benefitting: Children’s Hospital & Medical Center Foundation Location: Champions Run —childrensclassic.com

May 24

Omaha Gives! (midnight-11:59 p.m.) Benefitting: more than 1,000 Omaha nonprofits Location: online —omahagives24.org

May 25

Bland Cares Angels Among Us Golf Outing (10:30 a.m.-7 p.m.) Benefitting: Angels Among Us Location: Tiburon Golf Club —blandcares.org

May 27

19th Annual Remembrance Walk (9-11 a.m.) Benefitting: Grief’s Journey Location: Miller’s Landing/Pedestrian Bridge —griefsjourney.org

June 1

Pinot, Pigs & Poets (6-10 p.m.) Benefitting: Completely KIDS Location: Happy Hollow Club —pinotandpigs.org

June 2

Grand Slam! (6:30-11 p.m.) Benefitting: Methodist Hospital Location: Werner Park —methodisthospitalfoundation.org

Run for the Young (7-8:30 p.m.) Benefitting: Children’s Square USA Location: Peak Performance —childrenssquare.org

June 3

Annual Gala (6:30-11 p.m.) Benefitting: Joslyn Art Museum Association Location: Joslyn Art Museum —joslyn.org

Ollie’s Dream Gala 2017 (6:30-10 p.m.) Benefitting: Ollie Webb Center Location: Hilton Omaha —olliewebbinc.org

June 5

Central High Foundation Golf Outing (7:30 a.m., 12:30 p.m.) Benefitting: Central High School Location: Field Club of Omaha —chsfomaha.org

CHI Health Golf Outing (10:30 a.m.-4 p.m.) Benefitting: CHI Health Foundation Location: The Players Club at Deer Creek —chihealth.com/foundation

June 7

CHANCE Luncheon (11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.) Benefitting: Children’s Scholarship Fund of Omaha Location: CenturyLink Center —csfomaha.org

June 8

Tee It Up Fore Sight Annual Golf Tournament (10:30 a.m.-3 p.m.) Benefitting: Outlook Nebraska, Inc. Location: Indian Creek Golf Course —outlooknebraska.org

June 9

Sand in the City (10 a.m.-4 p.m.) Benefitting: Nebraska Children’s Home Society Location: Baxter Arena —nchs.org

June 10

Child Saving Institute Kids 4 Kids (7:30 p.m.) Benefitting: The Child Saving Institute Location: Sumter Amphitheater —childsaving.org

Vets & Pets Blackjack Run (9 a.m.-5 p.m.) Benefitting: Midlands Humane Society Location: American Legion —midlandshumanesociety.org

Centennial Gala (7-9 p.m.) Benefitting: American Red Cross Location: CenturyLink Center —redcross.org/local/nebraska

June 11

Monroe-Meyer Guild Garden Walk (9 a.m.-4 p.m.) Benefitting: Munroe-Meyer Institute Location: 150th Street and West Dodge Road to 168th and Harrison streets —events.unmc.edu

June 12

15th Annual Hope Center for Kids Golf Classic (10:30 a.m.-6 p.m.) Benefitting: Hope Center for Kids Location: Champions Run Golf Course —hopecenterforkids.org

Third Annual Golf Tournament (11 a.m.-6 p.m.) Benefitting: First Responders Foundation Location: Oak Hills Country Club —firstrespondersomaha.org/events

Hit the Links and Drive Against Disabilities Golf Tournament (11:30 a.m.-7 p.m.) Benefitting: United Cerebral Palsy of Nebraska Location: The Player’s Club at Deer Creek —ucpnebraska.org

June 13

Project Harmony Golf Invitational (11 a.m.-6 p.m.) Benefitting: Project Harmony Location: Indian Creek Golf Course —projectharmony.com

WCA Tribute to Women (11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.) Benefitting: Women’s Center for Advancement Location: Hilton Omaha —wcaomaha.org

June 14

Hops for Harmony (5:30-8:30 p.m.) Benefitting: Project Harmony Location: Werner Park —projectharmony.com

June 16

Strike a Chord (6-9 p.m.) Benefitting: Heartland Family Service Location: Mid-America Center —heartlandfamilyservice.org/events

June 19

Golf Fore Kids (11 a.m.-6 p.m.) Benefitting: Child Saving Institute Location: The Players Club at Deer Creek —childsaving.org

June 21

The Longest Day, an individualized fundraiser (all day) Benefitting: Alzheimer’s Association Location: Donor’s choice —alz.org/thelongestday

June 24

Wheels of Courage (11 a.m.-4 p.m.) Benefitting: the Jennie Edmundson Foundation Location: Quaker Steak & Lube, Council Bluffs —jehfoundation.org

June 30

ALS in the Heartland’s 2017 Golf Classic (11 a.m.-8 p.m.) Benefitting: ALS in the Heartland Location: Tiburon Golf Club —alsintheheartland.org


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