Every year in the summer time many charitable and non-profit organizations sponsor some type of major social event. This function is designed to bring awareness to a problem or to raise money for a cause. The following material will highlight some of the best and most popular charitable affairs within the United States. Remember that most of these events take place from June to August.
The Southampton Fresh Air Home’s annual American Picnic. This picnic takes place in Southampton, New York and it is given every year to raise money for physically handicapped children in the area. In 2017 this picnic will be approaching its 29th anniversary. There will be plenty of games, great foods and a fireworks display that will end the event. This event will take place on July 1.
On July 9, 2017 the Halsey House in Southampton will sponsor a private lawn party. This social event will provide cocktails, a dinner and a silent action. The event is sponsored to raise money for the Halsey House which is Southampton’s oldest home. By the way, the Halsey House is actually a museum and the money raised from this expensive event is also used to preserve the artwork and artifacts at the museum.
Perry Paws Fundraiser
In the city of Baltimore, the Perry Paws fundraiser is a popular event that raises money for a nonprofit animal shelter known as BARCS. There is plenty of food and music from local live bands. The event also sponsors a microbrewery for people who enjoy the fresh taste of hand crafted ales. This fundraiser also has plenty of activities for children. It takes place on June 28 and will be sponsored at the Bill Bateman’s Bistro which is located at 9629 Bel Air Road.
Keep in mind that every big (and little) city within the U.S. has some type of major summer charitable event. Keeping track of every last one is extremely difficult but here is a quick breakdown of some of these functions and where they are located.
Denver Sky High Rotary Pig Roast and Corn Hole Tournament. This event takes place in June within the city of Denver, Colorado.
Pan-Mass Challenge that takes place in Needham, Massachusetts in August.
Aids Walk takes place inside of New York City ever year in May.
Komen Race for the Cure is one of the nation’s largest and most extensive charitable events. It takes place throughout the year, including the summer time. The event is sponsored in various cities throughout the country. People who are interested in this affair will have to check the dates and times that it will take place within their own city.
Pelotonia is the second largest charitable event within the U.S. that raises money for cancer research. It takes place every year in Columbus, Ohio. The event will be given from August 4 – 6 in 2017. These are some of the major U.S. charitable events that millions of people are expected to support.