The Emily Program Foundation, a non-profit dedicated to education and advocacy in the prevention of eating disorders, is hosting its 1st Annual Gala titled unmaskED. The masquerade theme symbolizes the removal or unmasking of the secrecy, stigma and shame associated with eating disorders.
Benefits & Fundraisers
The Fare Walk for Food Allergy brings together thousands of people seeking a safer world for the 15 million Americans with food allergies. The walk is a family-friendly event that will raise funds for food allergy research, education, advocasy and awareness. This special day in Minneapolis will include fun activities for the entire family. Registration begins at 9:00 a.m. The walk begins immediately following the walk ceremony at 10:00 a.m. Check out Foodallergywalk.org\minneapolis2014 for more information.
Gigi's Playhouse, a St. Louis Park-based center for children and adults with Down Syndrome, welcomes the community to attend its third annual I Have A Voice Gala. The event benefits operations and programs at Gigi's Playhouse.
The event takes place 5:30 p.m. Saturday, March 1, at the Radisson Blu at Mall of America
It’s time for the second annual Iron Chef style cooking competition to benefit IOCP. Enjoy fare from participating restaurants, beer and wine tasting from Excelsior Brewery and Team Liquor. Celebrity judges will choose which local chef is deserving of “The Golden Cleaver”. Bring non-perishable food items to receive an extra raffle ticket. Space is limited.
See your favorite Wayzata fellas strut their stuff for a worthy cause. The Mr. Wayzata Pageant features classic pageant segments including talent and “question and answer” portions. Root for your favorite, as only one man will earn the crown. Proceeds benefit the Miracles of Mitch Foundation. 763.475.6600.
Make Minnetonka school dreams come true. Now in its 11th year, Dream Makers is the largest community event benefitting Minnetonka schools. Bid on items in silent and live auctions, feast on ballpark fare courtesy of Delaware North Sportservice, hear an inspirational program and commemorate Twins great Harmon Killebrew. Funds go toward innovative programs, materials and technology for the Minnetonka school district. 952.401.5000.