Wednesday, September 20, 2017
7 p.m. at Warehouse '23
100 Columbia Street #102, Vancouver, WA 98660 - MAP
Doors open at 6 p.m. for the next episode of Vancouver's own live talk show that takes a different look at life in southwest Washington. This year, you can visit the new Pop Up Shop Mixer, and witness some other exciting ties to Give More 24! Other fun will be had along the way, including the Main Street Small Business Showdown featuring small business owners and community supporters from Beigeblond, Bleu Door Bakery, and Ice Cream Renaissance. For more information, please visit hellovancouver.us or contact Temple Lentz at [email protected].
Thursday, September 21, 2017
Beaches Cashback Day for Give More 24!
5 a.m. - 11 p.m. at Various Locations
Enjoy an amazing meal and earn your favorite nonprofit some bread. Visit any Beaches location or Warehouse ’23 to participate in a cashback event for Give More 24! When you do, make sure to mention Give More 24! and 50% of your bill will get kicked back to a participating organization of your choice. This promotion is not valid for gift card purchases or to-go orders. For more information you can call Beaches Restaurant & Bar, the Beach Shack at Portland Airport or Warehouse '23.
Coffee, Cards and Contributions
7 a.m. - 3 p.m. & 5 p.m. - 8 p.m. at Grounds for Opportunity Café
413 S. Pacific Avenue, Kelso, WA 98626 - MAP
Make your day better by adding a little give to your morning joe or a cup of afternoon pick-me-up. Lower Columbia CAP will have laptops available in the café with signage to assist donors making a Give More 24! gifts. If you come in the evening, bring your game face for our board game competition. There will be a full menu, beer, wine and signature cocktails to fuel your team to a win! For more information you can contact Tammy Davies at [email protected] or 360.425.3430.
Caffeinate the Cause
7 a.m. – 4 p.m. at Boomerang
808 Main St, Vancouver, WA 98660 - MAP
Give yourself a coffee break with a side of generosity! Stop by Boomerang and enjoy free family-friendly entertainment all day. On this day of giving, Boomerang is proud to partner with the following organizations who “give more” every day to those who need our support most: Assistance League of Southwest Washington, Bridge the Gap, Friends of the Carpenter and Friends of the Children. For more information you can visit the Facebook event here.
Give More to Help Kids Play More!
8 a.m. - 5 p.m. at Sonshine Christian Elementary School
11208 NE Hazel Dell Avenue, Vancouver, WA 98685 - MAP
Sonshine Christian Elementary School is raising funds for improvements to our outdoor play area. Come hear about our vision and make donations throughout the day. Tablets will be available and we’ll be watching the leaderboard all day. There will also be a bit of a challenge among the classrooms so stop on by the school to support your favorite student's classroom! For more information contact Jennifer Kampsula Wong at [email protected] or 360.600.4551.
500 Investors Live Tour
8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. online at T1L1 Facebook page
Join a Facebook LIVE tour as Teach One to Lead One® staff visits a school, businesses, charitable organizations, mentors and a number of kids who have been impacted by the mentoring program. Become an investor in the future through Give More 24! and join the momentum of #500INVESTORS. This tour of storytelling and interviews is meant to inspire investors like you to join the effort of mentoring 500+ kids in Clark County this school year. For more information please email [email protected].
Swing More 24!
9 a.m. - 4 p.m. at Various Park Locations
It's the return of your favorite, interactive way to support parks and recreation throughout Clark County. Local residents, elected officials, business owners and employees will pump their legs for the Parks Foundation of Clark County. Cheer them on with donations as they clock in for their "swing shift" on swing sets across Clark County. For more information on the "swing shifts" and Swing More 24! prizes contact Dianna Kretzschmar at [email protected] or 360-487-8371.
Give Big at Big Al's
11 a.m. - 11 p.m. at Big Al's
16615 SE 18th Street, Vancouver, WA 98683 - MAP
Give BIG at Big Al’s to benefit the OHSU Doernbecher Foundation, and bowl a few frames with your family or friends. Helping to serve our community's children and their families has never been so fun! Big Al’s is stepping up in a huge way as well. In addition to your giving, 15% of the day’s proceeds will also go to OHSU and Doernbecher, so spend a good time helping a good cause. For more information contact Logan Phillips at [email protected] or 503.220.8335.
Dunking for Dollars at LUXE
11 a.m. - 2 p.m. & 4 p.m. - 7 p.m. at LUXE Restaurant
700 Washington Street, Vancouver, WA 98660 - MAP
Local celebrities will be taking the plunge to benefit Police Activities League of Vancouver and Leadership Clark County. Grab some lunch and try a dunk, or test your dunking power during happy hour! Either way, you’ll find a good time. Grab some food at Luxe, test your skills and make your own splash by impacting local youth and emerging leaders. For more information you can email Jenny Thompson at [email protected].
Give More 24! Watershed Ride
Claim your seat for a ride on the infamous Couve Cycle, a multi-passenger pedal bike. It will be offering fabulously fun tours of Esther Short Park and glimpses of the new waterfront progress! En route you’ll also learn how the Watershed Alliance of Southwest Washington is keeping local waterways clean. As a bonus, and since it’s lunch time, Funky Fresh Juice (a new food cart in town) and Bleu Door Bakery are generously donating juice and cookies to keep cyclers fueled up. Contact Sunrise O’Mahoney at [email protected] for more information.
Stack for Share! Open House
Open House Rocks Vancouver!
Paint it forward with Open House Ministries. All summer, residents, staff and volunteers have been busy painting rocks with various themes to be placed around Vancouver. Come see this celebration of art, giving and gratitude at the painting and gifting party. You'll also have the chance to express your own creative streak, make new friends and be inspired for a great cause. For more information contact Judy McMorine at [email protected].
Eat for Change
2:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. at Chipotle
7715 NE 5th Avenue #109, Vancouver, WA 98665 - MAP
Make dinner a selfless act by supporting Educational Opportunities for Children and Families. Visit the Hazel Dell Chipotle location, tell the cashier you’re supporting EOCF and 50 percent of the proceeds will be donated to strengthening children and families through early learning and community partnerships! For more information, please email Brad Lebowsky at [email protected].
Eat, Drink and Help Solve Hunger
Talking Around the Tiki
Autism Empowerment Meet & Greet
Do you have an autism connection? You are not alone. Autism Empowerment invites you to become part of a movement to promote a culture of acceptance, enrichment, inspiration and empowerment in the autism community and the world at large. Learn about giving and volunteer options and how you can be an Ambassador for Acceptance of All Abilities. Giving stations will be open and ready for your kindness. For more information contact Karen Krejcha at [email protected].
Eat More for Give More 24!
Enjoy local craft beers at happy hour prices to support the Lower Columbia Estuary Partnership. Food is also available, and 10 percent of every purchase supports healthy waterways and outdoor science education. Chip in for a chance to win raffle prizes like HUB gear and kayak rentals, while the kids have fun with activities just for them. For more information email Vanessa Bird at [email protected] or visit the official Facebook event page.
Dining with the Symphony
A grouping of small ensembles from the Southwest Washington Symphony will be performing a dinner table concerto for some lucky patrons. To complement the evening, Teri’s Restaurant is offering a wonderful dinner special: two entrees, two glasses of house wine and a dessert to share for $24—a good deal and great entertainment. Sarah Koss can be contacted for more information at 360-636-5981 or [email protected].
Carpool Karaoke and Dinner!
Join Journey Theater Arts Group to put the FUN in FUNdraising. Red Robin will give 20 percent of all proceeds back to support everything from scholarships to technical equipment when you pick up a Spirit Night flyer at your table. While they may be hosting, Red Robin can't contain your Carpool Karaoke! energy. A $10 gift catches you a ride in a car set up with cameras that will capture your vocal genius. Come be a star in the car! For more information contact Jemmé at [email protected].
Come feel what happens when ferocious female storytelling takes the stage at ROAR, a new storytelling event that features inspiring, honest and raw stories. This show’s theme is “Love”, but don’t expect a show a show about hearts and flowers from these poets, improvers and writers. Tickets are $15 in advance and $20 at the door, and 10 percent of all proceeds will benefit the National Women’s Coalition Against Violence & Exploitation. For more information, please contact Michelle Bart at [email protected].