Stories tagged with: Fundraiser

June 15, 2014 - 7:12pm
2 years 1 week ago

The Falls Township Fire Department is a winner winner thanks to chicken dinners.

The department hosted their 49th annual Father's Day Chicken Dinner fundraiser Sunday. Dinners including half a chicken, applesauce, coleslaw, chips, drink, and roll were available at all three Falls Township Departments. It's an event that fireman Jacob Waltemire says has been well received by the community.

"They've really enjoyed it and said the chicken's been good. They enjoy coming out here...

May 1, 2014 - 4:40pm
2 years 8 weeks ago

The Annual Zaap Gallery Art Auction is just one day away and organizers are saying it's an event you don't want to miss.

More than 80 pieces of local and original donated artwork will be displayed Friday night at the Zaap Gallery. The pieces all range in size and design.

"We have a whole variety of pieces of work. We have prints, we have some yard art, we have some whimsical pieces, sculptures, with more than eighty pieces of work there's bound to be something for anybody...

April 28, 2014 - 6:03pm
2 years 8 weeks ago

After weeks of donating, one lucky WHIZ employee was chosen to get pied in the face.

In order to raise money for the Big Brothers Big Sisters Organization, the staff at WHIZ held a contest to see who could receive the most donations for the cause. This year WHIZ's Brian Wagner out did himself.

"I misread it. I thought if I raise the most I was the one who got to throw the pie. I Didn't realize I was receiving the pie so that's what ended up happening, " said Wagner...

April 9, 2014 - 1:26pm
2 years 11 weeks ago

The Muskingum County Center for Seniors and country musician, David Church, have teamed up to help raise money so the center can purchase a new bus. Executive director Terry Dunn says the center will host Church and other musicians for a big show coming up on April 26.

"This is a great marriage if you want to call it between the center and David Church and his wife, Terri Lisa. They have been doing shows here for approximately 7 years and it's been a great fundraiser for the...

March 19, 2014 - 5:12pm
2 years 14 weeks ago

The Zanesville High School Band is heading to Disney World to perform next month, and they need your help getting there.

The ZHS Band Booster Mulch Sale is underway and members are selling bags of mulch in hopes of raising a little extra money to make the trip down to Florida.

"On average it's $3.75 a bag and the kids' profit is $1 into their band buck account which is an individual account we set up for each one of the kids to fund things like their band camp or Disney...

March 15, 2014 - 3:49pm
2 years 14 weeks ago

Shoppers flocked to Frazeyburg Elementary School on Saturday for their 2nd annual Spring Bazaar.

More than sixty vendors were set up throughout the school selling a large variety of items to visitors. Members of the Parent Teacher Organization hope to use the fundraiser to benefit children that attend the school.

"A shelter we want to put a new shelter in and it's also a nice fundraiser that we can do that the kids don't have to go out and sell something. We can actually...

March 7, 2014 - 6:52pm
2 years 16 weeks ago

 

Teams are forming for the annual Big Brothers Big Sisters Bowl for Kids Sake Fundraiser coming up in April.

Each year the Big Brothers Big Sisters organization of Muskingum, Morgan and Guernsey counties hosts the three day event to raise money for their mentoring programs throughout the year.

"It's the largest fundraiser for Big Brothers Big Sisters and it helps us raise the money needed to recruit, train, screen, match and support the mentoring relationship,...

February 18, 2014 - 6:06pm
2 years 18 weeks ago

The Animal Shelter Society in Muskingum County is seeking your help.

In efforts to raise money to help keep the non profit organization up and running , Executive Director, Jody Murray is encouraging animal lovers to participate in the Kennel Sponsorship Program.

"It's a program where either businesses, individuals for $100 donation will put a sign up on the kennel for them, it could be to advertise their business, it could be in memory of someone, it could just be a family...

January 23, 2014 - 8:15pm
2 years 22 weeks ago

A local organization is hosting a musical show for the very first time coming up this Valentine's Day.

The Noon Zanesville Rotary will host its first Main Street Dueling Pianos Fundraiser. President, Mollie Crooks says that event is a night packed full of musical entertainment, food and fun.

"Dueling pianos is kind of unique this particular group has been at the Zanesville Country Club for years so if someone has seen them there they'll know how outstanding they are,  ...

December 7, 2013 - 5:36pm
2 years 28 weeks ago

Hundreds of people came out to Bishop Rosecrans High School in order to complete their Christmas shopping at the annual Craft Bazaar.

The school was filled with vendors selling a variety of hand crafted and home made goods, decorations and jewelry. One local artist says participating on Saturday gave him a chance to showcase his unique drawings and sketches to the public.

I really started out drawing a lot of Jesus drawings," said Bobby Shaw. I've just worked on a lot of...

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