Diamonds of Distinction’s 1920’s Murder Mystery Dinner Fundraiser

 
 

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Do you love mystery games? If so, our community event spotlight this month is for you!
 
 
Diamonds of Distinction, a non-profit organization of Grand Prairie, Texas, is hosting a 1920’s murder mystery fundraiser. The adult-only dinner party will include good food, a murder mystery, a photo booth, raffle, cash bar, music and more. Guests are encouraged to dress in 1920’s attire for a good time and a great purpose!
 
 
The event is taking place at 7:00 PM Saturday, January 20, 2018, to 12:00 AM Sunday, January 21, 2018, at Victor’s Event Room: 1502 Houston Street #100, Grand Prairie, TX 75050.
 
 
Ticket prices are $40 per person for general admission and $60 for VIP admission (including a swag bag, premium entertainment seating, first access and more).
 
 
About the Diamonds of Distinction Organization:
 
 
Diamonds of Distinction is a 501 (c)(3) nonprofit organization that aims to inspire hope and positive change within the community. Their primary program is the Sparkle Mentorship Program which involves mentoring teenage girls ages 12-18. The program was established in 2010 and its purpose is to give teenage girls a safe environment to share ideas, be positively encouraged and to learn life skills to help them develop into strong, smart, healthy, sophisticated, goal-oriented, independent young ladies of the future. Some of the topics covered include goal setting, etiquette, college tours, dressing for success, self-esteem, healthy relationships, conflict resolution, kindness, giving back; and so much more. The program is offered for a small registration fee of $35 which goes 100% towards the funding of the program. All staff members are unpaid volunteers.
 
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DFW Community Event: The Nutcracker benefiting Sunshine Spaces

 
 

 
 
Calling all Christmas lovers: Studio One Dance Center is performing their very first Nutcracker Ballet this year! All ticket sales and donations will benefit Sunshine Spaces; “a non-profit Dallas-Fort Worth organization that brings Sunshine to the lives of children battling life-threatening or long-term illnesses through dream room-makeovers, giving them a place to rest, heal, and be a ‘kid’ again.”
 
 
The production is taking place Saturday, December 16, 2017, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM at Northwood Church: 1870 Rufe Snow Drive, Keller, TX 76248.
 
 
Tickets will be on sale November 15th-December 16th for all General Admission tickets ($10), and November 15th-December 9th for VIP Reserved tickets ($15). If purchasing a VIP Reserve ticket, you are welcome to stop by the office at Studio One to specify which specific seats you would prefer (please present your order confirmation email with your confirmation number).
 
 
Studio One Dance Center’s mission is to equip dancers of all ages to recapture the arts for the Glory of God. They offer character development through team and individual effort, building confidence and self-esteem. The practice of dance teaches patience, teamwork, perseverance, excellence, coordination, and concentration; these are benefits that last a lifetime.
 
 
If you would like more information about the event or would like to purchase tickets, Please visit their EventBrite post.
 
 
Warm Regards and Happy Holidays!
 
 
The Medford Remodeling Team
 
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12th Annual Boys & Girls Club Crawfish Boil

 
 

 
 

Fort Worth: it’s that time again – time for the annual Boys & Girls Club Crawfish Boil! Enjoy drinks, live music, and a plate full of crawfish! This is a great event to enjoy with friends, family, clients or employees.
 
 

 
 

The indoor / outdoor event lasts from 1:00 PM – 7:00 PM on Friday, April 21, 2017 at the River Ranch Stockyards in Fort Worth. Along with the food and music, guests can take part in a Texas Hold’em Poker Tournament, crawfish races, and a silent auction of sports memorabilia. Read more

Chocolate & Wine Pairing Benefiting Samaritan House of Fort Worth

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Medford Remodeling loves our local community! Each month, we look for charity events and causes around DFW that benefit our local community. If you love chocolate and wine, there is a great event coming up in February that will allow you to indulge while helping those in need!
 

 

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Whole Foods Market of Fort Worth is hosting a wine and chocolate pairing event that gives back to the community. All ticket sales will support Samaritan House located in local Fort Worth. Read more

Community Event: 2nd Annual “I AM” Pediatric Survivor Fashion Show

 

Once a month, we like to post a blog about an upcoming charity event benefitting local Tarrant County. Coming up in January, there is a great opportunity to help those battling pediatric cancer:
 
The 501 (3)(c) non-profit organization, Christ’s Angels Leaving Everlasting Blessings, Inc. (CALEB) of North Texas has devoted its energy to passionately advocating for local pediatric cancer patients and their families.
 
CALEB’s mission is to serve, inspire, and empower individuals and families who are affected by pediatric cancer. Their goal is to let each survivor know that they are not fighting alone, that CALEB, Inc. is there with them from diagnosis and beyond!
 
This great organization is hosting a remarkable fashion show, showcasing pediatric cancer patients, survivors and siblings of those who lost their battle. During this heartwarming event, love and encouragement are poured into these young, brave warriors.
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Cowboy Santas: 2016 Volunteer Opportunities

 
It’s holiday season again, and also the time of year that many families rely on charitable organizations to provide Christmas gifts for their young children.
 

 
The Cowboy Santas Program Inc. is a 501 C(3) charitable organization that has provided toys to children from low-income Tarrant County families throughout the holiday season since 1981.
 

 
Over the last two decades, the program has grown to cover all of Tarrant County to assist families that have an income at or below the Federal Income Guidelines.
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Hearts on the Trinity: Bites, Beverages & Good Causes

One of our goals at Medford Remodeling is to support our local community. Each month, one of our blog posts features a community event benefiting a good cause in DFW.
 
If you’re looking for a fun way to get involved in the community, there’s a great event coming up in November to help support volunteerism!

The VolunteerNow Young Leaders Council invites you to support volunteerism in our community over bites, beverages, the sounds of jazz and good causes. Hearts on the Trinity celebrates a fun night of giving back – where foodies meet philanthropy and our participating chefs, breweries and wineries sample their signature dishes! All proceeds benefit VolunteerNow and help expand volunteerism in North Texas. Read more

A Mile in My Shoes, Southside: Serving the Homeless Community of Fort Worth, Texas

 
 
Holiday season is just around the corner: a time for giving and helping those in need. Unfortunately, North Texas – Fort Worth in particular – has many that are in need this time of year.

Southside Community Center in Fort Worth is hosting an event — A Mile in My Shoes, Southside — to serve the local homeless community. They are looking for volunteers to assist with donations and catering to the homeless.

The event is taking place Saturday, October 15, 2016 at Southside Community Center:
959 E. Rosedale Street, Fort Worth, TX 76104, from 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM.
 
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TRWD’s Annual Fall Trash Bash is Celebrating 25 Years!

Can you believe it’s already time for the TRWD’s Fall Trash Bash again?! This year is extra special, as the Tarrant Regional Water District is celebrating its 25th year hosting this event. Imagine the thousands of pounds of trash that has been removed from our beloved Trinity River over the last 25 years thanks to this great organization!
 
This year’s Bash is taking place on Saturday, September 17, from 3:00 PM – 5:30 PM. Pick a location and bring a group, a friend, or just yourself, to help clean up trash and debris along the Trinity River in Fort Worth. Read more

Macy’s Shop for A Cause Benefiting Model of Culture Organization

 
 
As a part of the Arlington community, Medford Remodeling is always looking for local charitable events to promote. This month, Macy’s at the Parks Mall is making it easy for everyone to help make a positive impact in our community!
 
 
For the 11th year, Macy’s stores all across the US will be partnering with local schools and organizations to raise funds for their ongoing charitable efforts as part of the ‘Shop For A Cause’ campaign. Since 2006, Shop for a Cause has raised tens of millions of dollars to benefit the causes most important in your local community.
 
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