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September 2019 Giving Calendar

Aug 26, 2019 10:53AM ● By Sam Weideman

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Sept. 9 (noon-1 p.m) Decades at the Durham: Dining by Rail Location: The Durham Museum This luncheon and fundraiser celebrates the railcar dining experience of the 1930s and 1940s. Author Jim Porterfield will discuss railroad cuisine as guests dine on re-creations dining car recipes. —durhammuseum.org

Decades at the Durham, James Porterfield

Sept. 1 (8 a.m.) 2019 Bingo Open Golf Fundraiser for the Kids Benefiting: NWA Kids Fishing Clinics, “Fishing is Fun!” Location: Grandpa’s Woods Golf Course, Elmwood —nebraskawalleye.com

Sept. 1 (7-9 a.m.) 39th Annual Zoo Run Benefiting: Omaha’s Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium Location: Omaha’s Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium —omahazoo.com

Henry Doorly Zoo Run

Sept. 1 (noon-4 p.m.) Packer Car Show Benefiting: Omaha South High School Alumni Association Location: Collin Stadium Parking Lot —omahasouthalumni.com

Sept. 5 (10:30 a.m.) 2019 SAC Foundation Golf Outing Benefiting: Team Offutt Home Away from Home Location: Tiburon Golf Club —sacfoundation.net

Sept. 5 (5-9 p.m.) Brew Haha: A Beer and Food Tasting Event Benefiting: Habitat for Humanity Location: Stinson Park at Aksarben Village —habitatomaha.org

Sept. 6 (11 a.m.-6 p.m.) Birdies for Books Golf Tournament Benefiting: Book Trust Location: Tara Hills Golf Course —unitedwaymidlands.org

Sept. 6 (6:30-10:30 p.m.) Holy Cross Parish Festival Convert Benefiting: Holy Cross Parish Location: Holy Cross Catholic Church —holycrossomaha.org

Sept. 6 (11 a.m.) Seventh Annual Aerotek Charity Golf Event Benefitting: Child Life Program of Children’s Hospital & Medical Center Location: Tiburon Golf Club —childrensomaha.org

Sept. 6 (11 a.m.-7 p.m.) The Camp Classic Golf Tournament Ashland Benefiting: Carol Joy Holling Camp Location: Ashland Golf Club —cjhcenter.org

Sept. 6 (7-9:30 p.m.) Wings & Wheels Gala Benefiting: Ronald McDonald House Charities Omaha Location: Signature Flight Support at Eppley Airfield —rmhcomaha.org

Sept. 7 (9-11 a.m.) 2019 Walk to End Alzheimer’s— Council Bluffs Benefiting: Alzheimer’s Association Location: Tom Hanafan River’s Edge Park —act.alz.org

Sept. 7 (9-11 a.m.) 25th Annual Hope for the Homeless Walk/Run Benefiting: Siena/Francis House Location: Stinson Park in Aksarben Village —sienafrancis.org

Sept. 7 (noon-8 p.m.) September Latino Festival Benefiting: Centro Latino Council Bluffs Location: Bayliss Park —sucentrolatino.com

Danza Azteca dancers

Sept. 8 (1:30-4 p.m.) 15th Annual Out of the Darkness Omaha Walk Benefiting: American Foundation for Suicide Prevention Location: Lewis & Clark Landing —afsp.donordrive.com

Sept. 8 (8-11:30 a.m.) Fight for Air Corporate Cup Benefiting: American Lung Association Location: Aksarben Village —action.lung.org

Sept. 8 (noon-6 p.m.) Holy Cross Parish Festival Benefiting: Holy Cross Parish Location: Holy Cross Catholic Churchholycrossomaha.org

Sept. 8 (9 a.m.-3 p.m.) Ninth Annual Cruisin’ for a Cure Omaha Benefiting: Methodist Estabrook Cancer Center Location: Nebraska Furniture Mart —cruisinforacureomaha.com

Sept. 9 (11 a.m.) 29th Annual Driving for Excellence Golf Fest Benefiting: Mercy High School’s Negotiated Tuition Program Location: Players Club at Deer Creek —mercyhigh.org

Sept. 9 (11 a.m.-5 p.m.) Cougar Classic Golf Tournament Benefiting: Gross Catholic High School Location: Eagle Hills Golf Club —grosscatholic.org

Sept. 12 (11:30 a.m.) 18th Annual Golf Classic Benefiting: Ralston Schools Foundation Location: Eagle Hills Golf Course —ralstonschoolsfoundation.org

Sept. 12 (6-9 p.m.) 2019 Go Wild for Conservation Beer Tasting & Auction Benefiting: Pottawattamie Conservation Foundation Location: The Grass Wagon —pottawattamieconservationfoundation.com

Sept. 12 (12-7 p.m.) Divots for Down Syndrome to Benefit DADS Benefiting: Dads Appreciating Down Syndrome Location: Indian Creek Golf Course —dsamidlands.org

Sept. 13 (10 a.m.-5 p.m.) 24th Annual Jailhouse Scramble Benefiting: UNO School of Criminology and Criminal Justice Student Scholarships Location: Tiburon Golf Course —unomaha.edu

Sept. 13 (5-8:30 p.m.) Fourth Annual Chariots4Hope Cruise Night: Switching Gears Benefiting: Chariots4Hope Location: Embassy Suites-La Vista Conference Center —chariots4hope.org

Sept. 13 (6-10 p.m.) Halfway to St. Patrick’s Day Benefiting: Project Harmony Location: Champions Run Golf Course —projectharmony.com

Sept. 13 (7-10 p.m.) Moondance Benefiting: The Union for Contemporary Art Location: The Union for Contemporary Art —u-ca.org

Sept. 13-22 Omaha Restaurant Week Benefiting: Food Bank for the Heartland Location: Varies —visitomaha.com/restaurantweek

Sept. 14 (5:30-8:30 p.m.) Latino Center of the Midlands’ Destino Dinner Benefiting: Latino Center of the Midlands Location: Scott Conference Center —latinocenter.org

Sept. 14 (6-9 p.m.) Tailgate Party 2019 Benefiting Conceive Nebraska Location: Kros Strain Brewing in La Vista —conceivenebraska.com

Sept. 14 (8-10 a.m.) Third Annual 5K Walk/Run Benefiting: Elkhorn Public Schools Foundation Location: Elkhorn High School Football Stadiumelkhornfoundation.org

Sept. 15 (7:30-11 a.m.) Ninth Annual Freedom Run Benefiting: YMCA Location: Twin Rivers YMCA —metroymca.org

Sept. 15 (7 a.m.-noon) Omaha Marathon and P4K 5K Benefiting: Partnership 4 Kids Location: TD AmeriTrade Park —p4k.org

Sept. 15 (8:30 a.m.- 12:30 p.m.) Sharp Race for Brain Aneurysm Awareness Benefiting: Brain Aneurysm Foundation and patients of Nebraska Medicine Location: Werner Park —teamqli.com

Sept. 16 (11 a.m.-6 p.m.) 49th Annual Boy Scouts Golf Invitational Benefiting: Boy Scouts, Mid-America Council Location: Shadow Ridge Country Club —mac-bsa.org

Sept. 19 (4:30-9 p.m.) Collector’s Circle Champagne Reception and Preview Party Benefiting: Lauritzen Gardens Location: Lauritzen Gardens —omahaantiqueshow.org

Sept. 19 (5:30-8:30 p.m.) Fifth Annual Rejuvenating Women’s Restored Wings Banquet Benefiting: Rejuvenating Women Location: Embassy Suites La Vista —rejuvenatingwomen.com

Sept. 20 (5:30-11 p.m.) 2019 Angels Among Us Artists and Angels Gala Benefiting: Angels Among Us Location: A View on State —myangelsamongus.org

Sept. 20-22 (10 a.m.-5 p.m.) Lauritzen Gardens Antique & Garden Show: Celebrating 16 Years Benefiting: Lauritzen Gardens Location: Lauritzen Gardens —omahaantiqueshow.org

Sept. 21 (6-10 p.m.) 21st Annual Black Tie Harvest For Scholarships Benefiting: Iowa Western Pottawattamie Promise Scholarship Fund Location: Iowa Western Kanesville Arena —iwcc.edu

Sept. 21 (6-11 p.m.) Jewels of Autumn Benefiting: CHI Health Lakeside Cardiac and Pulmonary Rehabilitation Center Location: CHI Health Lakeside Hospital —chihealth.com

Sept. 21 (6:30-8:30 p.m.) Light the Night Walk Benefiting: Leukemia & Lymphoma Society Location: Stinson Park at Aksarben Village —lightthenight.org

Sept. 22 (9 a.m.-noon) 2019 Walk to End Alzheimer’s—Omaha Benefiting: Alzheimer’s Association Location: Stinson Park at Aksarben Village —act.alz.org

Sept. 22 (3-6 p.m.) Glow Gold Rally Omaha Benefiting: Sammy’s Superheroes Location: Village Pointe Toyota —sammyssuperheroes.org

Sept. 22 (noon-8:30 p.m.) Our Lady of Lourdes Church Fall Festival Benefiting: Our Lady of Lourdes-Church Location: Our Lady of Lourdes-Church —ollomaha.com

Sept. 22 (noon-4 p.m.) Seventh Annual Superhero Heart Run Benefiting: Heart Heroes Location: Werner Park —superheroheartrun.com

Sept. 22 (noon-7 p.m.) St. Margaret Mary Parish Festival Benefiting: St. Margaret Mary Catholic Parish & School Location: St. Margaret Mary Catholic Parish —smmomaha.org

Sept. 23 (11:30 a.m.-5 p.m.) Scholarship Scramble Benefiting: Millard Business Community Foundation Scholarship Fund Location: Oak Hills Country Club —millardbcf.org

Sept. 24 (4:30-8:30 p.m.) 2019 Omaha Go Red for Women Expo Benefiting: American Heart Association Location: Embassy Suites-La Vista Conference Center —heart.org

Sept. 26 (5:30-9 p.m.) 2019 Love Your Neighbor Gala Benefiting: Open Door Mission Location: Embassy Suites-La Vista Conference Center —opendoormission.org

Sept. 26 (10 a.m.-3 p.m.) 26th Anniversary Safe Haven Golf Tournament Benefiting: Heartland Family Service Location: Eagle Hills Golf Course —heartlandfamilyservice.org

Sept. 27 (6-9 p.m.) 2019 Teammates Tailgate Gala Benefiting: TeamMates Mentoring Program Location: Embassy Suites-La Vista Conference Center —teammates.org

Sept. 27 (5:30-9 p.m.) Night in the Neighborhood Benefiting: Completely KIDS Location: Completely KIDS —completelykids.org

Sept. 27 (6-9 p.m.) Sixth Annual Open Space Soirée Benefiting: KANEKO Location: KANEKO —thekaneko.org

Ree Kaneko with two friends

Sept. 27 (6-9 p.m.) The Hope Gala 2019 Benefiting: The Hope Center for Kids Location: CHI Health Center —hopecenterforkids.com

Sept. 28 (10 a.m.-10 p.m.) Creighton University Dance Marathon Benefiting: Children’s Hospital & Medical Center Location: Skutt Student Center —creighton.edu

Sept. 28 (9:30-11:30 a.m.) Omaha South Alumni Hall of Fame Brunch Benefiting: Omaha South High School Alumni Association Location: Anthony’s Steakhouse omahasouthalumni.com

Sept. 29 (11 a.m.-2 p.m.) 2019 Marge Durham Walk for the Animals Benefiting: Nebraska Humane Society Location: Nebraska Humane Society —nehumanesociety.org

Sept. 29 (3 p.m.) Distinguished Gentleman's Ride Benefitting: Prostate cancer research and the Movember Foundation Location: Keystone Kafe —gentlemansride.com

Sept. 30 (9-11 a.m.) Walk & Run the Park for Parkinson’s Benefiting: Parkinson’s Nebraska Location: Elmwood Park —parkinsonsnebraska.org


This calendar was printed in the September 2019 edition of Omaha Magazine. To receive the magazine, click here to subscribe.