Craft, cookie, candy sale at Saving Grace Lutheran Church Nov. 23

The fifth annual craft, cookie and candy sale at Saving Grace Lutheran Church, 24414 S. Ellsworth Road in Queen Creek, is 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 23. Vendors are needed; $25 per space. Proceeds benefit Saving Grace’s building fund campaign, according to a release. Application deadline is Nov. 1. Contact Jo Cluever at 480-987-3495 or […]

Phoenix Children’s Hospital to host 5k fundraiser in Phoenix

Phoenix Children’s Hospital is hosting a family-friendly 5k run/walk to raise funds and awareness for the hospital with all proceeds going to the many programs and services the hospital offers. The event is slated for Saturday, Oct. 6 with pre-race activities beginning at 6:30 a.m., the 5k starting an hour later and the kids dash […]

More than $21,000 raised to help Casteel principal battle cancer

Hundreds attend Dec. 2 Living in the Joy fundraiser for Sandy Lundberg     Hundreds of people helped raise more than $21,000 to help a Queen Creek high school principal battling cancer. On Dec. 2, the fundraiser Living in the Joy was held to benefit Casteel High School Principal Sandy Lundberg. Money raised will help […]

QC Cold Stone Creamery to donate portion of sales Aug. 12 to Coleman family

Residents and businesses in Queen Creek continue to fund raise to help a local family with funeral expenses. Cold Stone Creamery, 7507 S. Power Road No. 104 in Queen Creek, will donate 50 percent of all its sales from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 12, to the Coleman family. Money will be used to […]

UPDATE: Car wash, gofundme account set up for Coleman family fundraisers

“We are a family and QC Football takes care of each other and our families,” booster club president says A gofundme account has been set up to help the family A fundraising car wash has been scheduled for Aug. 5 to help the family of two Queen Creek High School athletes whose father was killed […]

Tickets on sale for Oct. 17 Giddy Up Gala fundraiser

The Community Alliance Against Family Abuse, the nonprofit domestic and sexual violence service provider serving Northern Pinal and far Eastern Maricopa Counties, will hold its annual dinner dance fundraiser, the Giddy Up Gala, on Saturday, Oct. 17. The event will begin at 6 p.m. at the Dolce Vita Resort, 3301 S. Goldfield Road in Apache Junction.

“This is the first year our theme is the Giddy Up Gala and we are looking forward to an awesome event,” CAAFA Executive Director Carol Minisee said in a press release. “It is the perfect opportunity for us to let our hair down and work to help victims of domestic violence and sexual assault at the same time. We couldn’t do it without the amazing support of so many community members and organizations who always strive to help us improve the lives of the people we serve.”

Tickets to the gala will include a barbeque and side dishes, drinks, entertainment by a live band, a silent auction, awards for best dressed and dancing.

Tickets can be purchased online or at CAAFA’s office at 185 N. Apache Trail Suite 1 in Apache Junction, next door to Best Hardware.