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B-Cause Charity Events

B-105 supports the community B-Cause we care! Check out these great events and organizations, get involved and help where you can! Together, we can make a difference. Want to add your event or organization listing? Click here!
Fri
Aug
07
04:30 pm

Reds Games for Kids Charity Fundraiser!

MadTree Brewery
Come out to MadTree Brewery to join Reds Games for Kids for our Mid-Summer Fundraising Event! The private TapRoom will be rented out for the event on August 7 from 4:30 P.M. until 8:30 P.M. There is no “Entry Fee” though we will be accepting Free-Will donations at the door, suggested entry donation is $10. Food and great beer will be available. We will also be conducting raffles during the event for fantastic baskets as well as a split-the-pot raffle! You do not have to be present at the time of the drawing to win prizes, so if you can only come for a short time please don’t hesitate to participate! Drawings for prizes will begin at approximately 8:00. If you are not still present during the drawing, you will be contacted and shipping or delivery will be set up with you.

 

For more information about Reds Games for Kids, or to RSVP for the event (not necessary, but it helps us get a better estimate for catering and serving requirements), you can check out at Facebook.com/RedsGamesForKids! For more information about the event (or the charity) please contact us at RedsGamesForKids@Gmail.com or by calling Founder and President, Tom Grabo at 513-365-6750,
Sat
Aug
08
7:00pm

Concert at First Baptist Church

First Baptist Church of Cold Springs
Concert at First Baptist Church of Cold Springs, ky by Mission Quartet - Friday August 8th 2014 at 7:00pm

The Mission Quartet is one of Kentucky's premiere Southern Gospel singing groups.

The event is free.

for more information please call 859-441-6184
Sat
Aug
08
09:00 am

Paint the Town Purple

Various locations
Help canvas the city and spread the word about the Walk to End Alzheimer's.

This is a great opportunity for students, organizations and businesses to participate in a community service project! Family friendly!

Free light breakfast/coffee/juice and t-shirts provided.

Three convenient meeting places: Downtown Cincinnati; Edgewood, Kentucky and Mason, Ohio.

Contact Layne at lhaas@alz.org or 513-721-4284
for additional information or to sign up.
Sat
Aug
08
05:00 pm

Covington Connections Flag Football

Rosedale Park/Holy Cross 4599 Virginia Ave Latonia KY
Purpose: to strengthen the relationship between the youth of Covington and the Police and Fire Departments who have been designated to serve and protect; and to encourage the importance of education and health awareness.

-A FREE family event, including food, games, activities, healthy lifestyle education and a meet and greet with the Fire and Police Departments.
-Flag football game for a limited number of youth ages 8-15
- Applications available at Hair on the Floor Barbershop (2603 Madison Ave)
7/31/15 registration deadline
8/8/15 Event from 5-9p.m.

Questions?: Email CovingtonConnections@yahoo.com or call 513-591-1142

Sponsors:
Hair on the Floor Barbershop/The Urology Group/Giuseppe's Neighborhood Pizza/The Athletic Dept. of NKU/Covington Police Department and Fire Department/Comprehensive Children's Injury Center at Cincinnati Children's Hospital/Forza Marketing/Bar 32/Rent N Roll Custom Wheels (1613 Madison Ave, Covington KY
Sat
Aug
22
12:00 pm

Luke Muller Golf Outing/LMGO.org

Kenton County Golf Course
This is our 9th year. Every year we pick two people usally kids have a golf outing and throw a after party at Covington Turners . The money we raise goes to the the families.
Sat
Aug
22
10:00 am

Hero's Ride

Fairfield Community Arts Center 411 Wessel Dr • Fairfield, OH 45014
The police escorted motorcycle ride will leave the Fairfield Community Center at 1:00 pm sharp. We will head to a mid-point stop at Hueston Woods. Mid-point stop will last approximately 45 mins. The ride will then return to the Fairfield Community Center.

8am - 11am: Breakfast at Symmes Tavern - $8
10am - 11:50am: Ride Day Registration
12pm - 12:30pm: Pre-Ride Program
12:45pm - Prayer for Riders, National Anthem
1pm SHARP - Ride will leave

WHERE: Fairfield Community Arts Center
411 Wessel Dr • Fairfield, OH 45014

COST: $25/bike • $5/passenger
Each registered bike (passenger fee does not include a free shirt) will receive one (1) free ride shirt with PRE-REGISTRATION. (When ordering a 3XL or above an additional fee will apply.)

All proceeds will benefit “Impact a Hero”
Sat
Aug
29
06:30 pm

Wine Over Water

Purple People Bridge
The 8th Annual Wine Over Water, presented by BB&T, is a fundraiser for Brighton Center on the Purple People Bridge featuring exquisite local and international wine tastings along with Braxton Brewing’s craft beer, scrumptious food, live entertainment by Sound Body Jazz Orchestra and breathtaking views from the bridge.

Each guest will receive a souvenir tasting glass and tickets for wine/beer and food tastings. The ticket price is $30 in advance and $35 at the door. For an extra $15 attendees can enjoy a VIP 30 minute premium international wine tasting, led by Sommelier Shannon Depenbrock of DEPs Fine Wine, complete with three additional wines. VIP Tickets are very limited.

Tickets are available at: www.brightoncenter.com/wineoverwater

Brighton Center’s mission is to create opportunities for individuals and families to reach self-suffiency through family support services, education, employment and leadership.
Fri
Sep
04
11:00 am

The Shep Prostate Cancer Golf Outing

The Hamilton Elks Golf Club
Please join us for the The 5th Annual Shep Prostate Cancer Golf Outing to benefit the Prostate Cancer Foundation on Friday September 4, 2015. The Shep is named after long time attorney and friend of the community, Jim Scheper. Jim passed away from Prostate Cancer one day after the inaugural Prostate Cancer Golf Outing in 2011. His daughter, Lynn Brading promised him on the day he passed that she would continue her efforts in raising awareness and money to fight this deadly disease. Prostate Cancer effects one in six men. All proceeds go to the Prostate Cancer Foundation pcf.org.
To date, we have raised close to $100,000!

www.shep4cure.com to register, sponsor or general information
Fri
Sep
04
07:10 pm

Alzheimer's Awareness Night at GABP

Great American Ball Park
Mark your calendar for Friday, Sept. 4 at 7:10 p.m. as the Cincinnati Reds battle the Milwaukee Brewers at the annual Alzheimer's Awareness Night at Great American Ball Park. The evening will include tickets with a portion of the proceeds benefiting our mission, an on-field presentation to the Alzheimer's Association, grounds crew in special purple T-shirts, FIREWORKS and more!

Field Box Tickets - $40
Mezzanine Tickets - $24
View Level Tickets - $16

Help us to turn Great American Ball Park from RED to PURPLE
by showing your support and wearing our color to the game!

Would you like to JOIN US at the Walk to End Alzheimer’s?
Visit our website at www.alz.org/cincinnati and click on Walk to End Alzheimer’s
for more information or to register.

If you have any questions, please contact Carolyn Frank at
cfrank@alz.org or 513-721-4284.

See you at the ballpark!
Sat
Sep
12
09:00 am

Ellie & Tyler's 4 Miler + Evy's 10k

Miami Whitewater Park. Harrison, OH
Reducing infant mortality is a high priority in our area. January 2013 we lost our daughter unexpectedly and unexplainably to Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS). That same year we began the Ellise Brown Foundation to help save KIDS from SIDS to prevent other families from experiencing the most tragic and heart-wrenching loss a family can experience...the loss of a child. It is our mission to increase awareness of SIDS, educate and promote safe sleep practices, support SIDS research and provide assistance to families who lose an infant child.

Ellie & Tyler's 4 Miler + Evy's 10k is named after 3 children who left this world too soon and memorializes all infant who passed too soon. It is our primary fundraising event to support the foundation's mission, please consider joining us! This event is for the serious competitive runner to the casual runner/walker and is family friendly... Everyone is welcome!

Please see the following links for more information on the race, the foundation and to register:

Event page on our website: https://goo.gl/j1oPkn
Facebook page: https://goo.gl/zCA1x1
Registration at Speedy Feet: http://goo.gl/g5U9nn
Sat
Sep
12
09:00 am

Butler, Warren & Clinton Co. Walk to End Alzheimer's

Voice of America Park
The Walk to End Alzheimer's is the worlds largest event to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer's care, support and research. Each year more than 450,000 people come together in over 600 communities to reclaim the future for millions. Last year our local events attracted more than 6,000 participants and raised nearly $650,000! Join us at the Butler, Warren & Clinton Counties Walk on Saturday, Sept. 12 at our new location at Voice of America Park. No registration fee. Visit act.alz.org/2015BWC to learn more or to register. Food, drink, entertainment, vendor booths, ALZ KidZone and the Barking Lot for our four legged walkers! Questions? Contact Jeff Dehner at jdehner@alz.org or 513-721-4284.
Sat
Sep
19
10:00 am

5th Annual SGT. Jimmy Bike Ride

The Clubhouse Sports Grille 250 N Main st Monroe, OH 45050
This will be a 100 mile scenic ride led by SGT. Jimmy's Parents, there will be plenty of food, beer , and fun at the Post ride party including three live bands, 50/50/, & Raffles . All proceeds go to the SGT. James C Robinson Jr Memorial scholarships. SGT. Jimmy gave his life on the Battle field in Afghanistan in 2010 and his parents formed Shabooms Inc. a 501 3 C public charity to award Scholarships in Honor and Memory of their Fallen Hero.
Fri
Sep
25

Clermont to the Rescue Humane Society Silent Auction Event

RSVP Event Center, 453 Wards Corner Road, Loveland, Ohio 45140
Silent Auction Event will be held on Friday, September 25, 2015 at RSVP Event Center, 453 Wards Corner Road, Loveland, Ohio 45140. As you know, financial support is extremely important to Clermont to the Rescue Humane Society (CTTRHS). We are an organization working to raise funds to help feed, care for and provide veterinary services for animals that come through the Humane Society, due to animal cruelty, neglect, homelessness or owner surrender.

Would you be willing to donate a gift certificate, services or merchandise from your business?

It is a win/win situation when we benefit from your donation and you receive the goodwill which comes as a result of your generosity. Your generous donation will be publicly acknowledged at our event through promotional announcements, social media and fliers.

All donations can be mailed to Donna Hall, 101 Forest Meadow Drive, Batavia, Ohio 45103 or call to arrange for pick-up. All item(s) must be received by Friday, September 12, 2015 to be included in the handout. If you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact myself at (513) 404-8890. The Clermont to the Rescue Humane Society is a non-profit organization (501c3) and your donation is tax-deductible. Tax ID 46-3055119.
Sat
Oct
03
08:30 am

Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky Walk to End Alzheimer's

Sawyer Point, Downtown Cincinntai
The Walk to End Alzheimer's is the worlds largest event to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer's care, support and research. Each year more than 450,000 people come together in over 600 communities to reclaim the future for millions. Last year our local events attracted more than 6,000 participants and raised nearly $650,000! Join us at the Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky Walk on Saturday, Oct. 3 at Sawyer Point. No registration fee. Visit act.alz.org/2015CNKY to learn more or to register. Food, drink, entertainment, vendor booths, ALZ KidZone and the Barking Lot for our four legged walkers! Questions? Contact Diana Bosse at dbosse@alz.org or 513-721-4284.
Sat
Oct
10
08:00 am

Explore the Mud: Obstacle Course/ 5K

Northern Kentucky Fair Grounds
Have fun and get muddy with over 20 OBSTACLES! Explore scenic, hilly Williamstown, KY while hurdling hay barrels, crawling through mud, and climbing an 8' wall. Race day fun includes: music, concessions, vendor booths, and post-race recovery food. Costumes welcome!
For additional information or to register online for a FREE t-shirt, please visit https://explorethemud.eventbrite.com.

Northern Kentucky Fair Grounds
105 Baton Rouge Rd. Williamstown, KY 41097
Sun
Oct
11
6:30 pm

Melodic Connections’ “Greenhouse Rock!”

Krohn Conservatory in Eden Park
Melodic Connections will hold its sixth anniversary celebration of music on Saturday, October 11, 2014, at Krohn Conservatory in Eden Park.  Melodic Connections is a local non-profit organization that empowers individuals with special needs through musical expression and performance.  Funds raised at “Greenhouse Rock!” presented by Contemporary Cabinetry will be used to provide schools, individuals and families with high quality no- to low-cost music instruction and performance opportunities.

The event will feature local musicians Jody Stapleton, Baoku Moses and the Image Afro-beat Band, The Bob Ross Trio and Laura Hazelbaker and the BuckeyeRoos.  The evening will also feature a performance by Melodic Connections’ own house band.  “Greenhouse Rock!” presented by Contemporary  Cabinetry is joined this year by master of ceremonies Chelsie, on-air personality at B-105 and co-host of the Big Dave Morning Show.

“We are incredibly excited about this year’s lineup and especially grateful to B-105’s Chelsie for lending us her talents and well-known commitment to community service,”  said Betsey Zenk Nuseibeh, executive director of Melodic Connections. “Our performers have been working and rehearsing all year and this is the night they really shine. Everyone who participates in this event enriches the lives of Cincinnati special learners and enhances our already strong artistic community.”

Doors open at 6:30 pm.  Tickets to the event can be purchased by Friday, October 3 for $75 at http://melodicconnections.org/greenhouse-rock/.

This year’s presenting sponsor is Contemporary Cabinetry East.  Other event sponsors include: Custom Engineered Power Solutions, American Service Mortgage Company, Pendragon Homes, Zerbe, Garner, Blondell, Weldon, LLP, United Community Bank, Integrity Accounting Solutions, Inc., Midwest Data, Inc., Annelise Roland Creative Communication Design, The Kroger Co. Foundation, Dearborn Title Insurance, Inc., Buddy Roger’s Music and Ryan Kurtz Photographer.

Founded in 2008, Melodic Connections is a therapeutic music–based nonprofit providing low- or no-cost adapted group music lessons in voice, keyboard, guitar and drums. Classes are taught by board-certified music therapists and are available to students ages 7 and up. All students are welcome but we cater to the special learner. Students from Melodic Connections perform an average of three times a month at a variety of establishments in the Greater Cincinnati area. Our performances have included the Southgate House, Greendale Vineyard Church, the 2012 World Choir Games, “Autism Speaks!” walk at Coney Island Amusement Park, the Down Syndrome Association of Greater Cincinnati’s Buddy Walk at Sawyer Point, and The Blue Wisp Jazz Club.
Sun
Oct
11
10/11: 9a-8p & 10/12: 9a-6p

Warren County Veterans' Outreach Coach at Ohio Sauerkraut Festival in Waynesville

Waynesville American Legion
See the Warren County Veterans' Outreach Coach at the Ohio Saurkraut Festival in Waynesville on October 11 and 12.  They will be set up at the Waynesville American Legion.

For more on Warren County Veterans' Services, click here.

 

 
Mon
Oct
19
11am - 3pm

Warren County Veterans' Outreach Coach

Kroger on Kings Mill Rd.
See the Warren County Veterans' Outreach Coach at Kroger on Kings Mill Rd. on Sunday, October 19 from 11am until 3pm.

For more on the Warren County Veterans' Services, click here.

 
Mon
Oct
19
1:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Benefit to Honor Brayden Thornbury

Valley Vineyards in Morrow
Event to be held at Valley Vineyards 2276 U.S. 22, Morrow OH 45152

Morrow, OH October 19, 2014:  Members of the Little Miami community have come together to honor the legacy of a young life ended too soon.  We will be holding a fundraiser with a motorcycle ride, live music. a dinner, games, auctions and much more on Sunday October 19, 2014 at Valley Vineyards in Morrow, Ohio. Monies raised from this fundraiser will go directly to the Brayden Thornbury Memorial Fund which was set up by the family at the PNC Bank in Maineville, Ohio. Brayden Thornbury, you will remember was the star running back/defensive back for the Little Miami High School football team and died as the result of injuries sustained in an auto accident which occurred on September 6, 2014.

 
Fri
Oct
23
6:00 PM until Saturday, October 18 at 6:00 AM

Relay For Life of NKU

Northern Kentucky University
The Relay For Life of NKU on Friday, October 17 at 6:00 pm until Saturday, October 18 at 6:00 am is an incredible and inspiring opportunity to unite as a community to honor cancer survivors, raise awareness about what we can do to reduce our cancer risk, and raise money to help the American Cancer Society fight the disease. Click here for more details about our event!
Sun
Oct
25
9am - 3pm

Warren County Veterans' Outreach Coach at Middletown VA Out-Patient Clinic

Middletown VA Out-Patient Clinic
See the Warren County Veterans' Outreach Coach at the Middletown VA Out-Patient Clinic  at 4337 Union Rd. on Saturday, October 25 from 9am until 3pm.

Free flu shots will be provided for Veterans (with proof of service).

For more on the Warren County Veterans' Services, click here.
Wed
Oct
28
10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Military Veterans Resource Center To Host Veterans Career Workshop

MVRC's Hamilton office, located at 914 Ross Ave
 

Military Veterans Resource Center invites all job seeking veterans to attend a career workshop on Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014. The event will feature recruiters from employers who are hiring for multiple positions. The career workshop is free for participants and will take place at MVRC's Hamilton office, located at 914 Ross Ave. It will run from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., with lunch included.

Veterans interested in attending the workshop must pre-register by contacting career specialist Dan Dunaway at 513-252-2395, or dan.dunaway@milvetsrc.org. The workshop is limited to 15 participants. Interested veterans should call today to be sure of a seat.

This interactive workshop is designed to improve veterans' job search skills and help them become more competitive candidates. MVRC career specialists will provide individual career assessments and will teach resume and cover letter writing. If veterans have a resume, they should bring it, as they will spend time revising their current resume or writing a new one. The career specialists will also conduct mock interview sessions and help the participants improve their interview skills.

Military Veterans Resource Center is a non-profit organization that provides personalized career services to veterans who served honorably. MVRC works with veterans one-on-one to identify the obstacles preventing them from gaining employment and helps them access the resources to overcome those obstacles. MVRC is based in Columbus, Ohio and operates six centers throughout the state of Ohio. For additional information, please visit www.milvetsrc.org.
Fri
Nov
06
1pm - 4pm

Warren County Veterans' Outreach Coach at Towne Mall in Middletown

Towne Mall in Middletown
See the Warren County Veterans' Services Outreach Coach during Ohio Means Jobs' Veterans Job Fair at Towne Mall in Middletown on Thursday, November 6 from 1pm until 4pm.

For more on Warren County Veterans' Services, click here.

 
Wed
Nov
11
8:30 am

Warren County Veterans' Outreach Coach at Warren County Career Center

Warren County Career Center
See the Warren County Veterans' Outreach Coach at Warren County Career Center's Veterans Day Celebration on Tuesday, November 11.

For more on Warren County Veterans' Services, click here.