Fundraisers

Dogtober Fest!

Looking for some fun with the family pet? Check out the upcoming “Dogtober Fest” event in Ponchatoula. Margaret’s Angel Wings for Animals is hosting this event to benefit Creole Poodle Rescue. Learn more about the organization here. This fun day for our furry friends will include: Garage Sale Doggie Kissing Booth Raffles Face Painting Pooch Parade(…)

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Harmonies For Heroes Music Festival

Check out this awesome event put on by volunteers in our community to honor and celebrate our nation’s active military and veterans! Harmonies For Heroes is a music festival THIS WEEKEND, May 17-18, at the Louisiana Renaissance Festival grounds on River Road in Hammond. There will be plenty of food, fun, and music. Attending the(…)

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American Cancer Society Bark For Life

American Cancer Society Bark For Life Saturday, April 12, 2014 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m North Park, Amite, LA Bark For Life is a Relay for Life fundraising event. All proceeds are donated to the American Cancer Society. Bark For Life provides a venue for animal lovers and their pets to participate together while raising money(…)

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SOAR Autism Awareness Walk & Family Fun Day

  Advance Registration from February 1 – April 4, 2014.   Cost: $20 for adults, $10 for kids age 3-12, kids under 3 are free (No registration is required for them unless you want a t-shirt). T-shirt is not guaranteed if registered after March 28, 2014. Same day registration will be $25 for adults and $15 for(…)

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Shamrock Run 5K and 10K

Hammond Rotary’s 4th Annual “Shamrock Run” will be held Saturday, March 15, 2014. This Crescent City Qualifying Course will feature an “outrun the Leprechaun” Contest, Best Dressed Contest and an After Party! All proceeds donated to local charities. More information and registration forms are available on the Hammond Rotary website. Event Facebook Page The course(…)

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Rotary Movie Night Under The Stars

4:00 PM – Activities Start 6:30 PM – Movie Starts Entrance to the movie is one non-perishable food item per person that will be donated to the local food bank. The 2nd Annual “Rotary Movie Night Under The Stars” will feature a great family film on a 22 ft. inflatable screen. This year the movie(…)

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Coats for Kids Drive

From Nov. 27 – Dec. 31, the United Methodist Church in Ponchatoula is collecting new and gently used coats for children and teens. Drop off at the United Methodist Church 200 E. Pine St Ponchatoula from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday - Thursday, or drop off  at Downtown Cleaners in Ponchatoula.

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Turkey Day 7K and Mashed Potato Mile

Turkey Day 7K and Mashed Potato Mile

  The Turkey Day 7K and Mashed Potato Mile, a charity race to benefit the Louisiana Children’s Discovery Center and the Tangi Food Pantry, is scheduled for November 23, 2013 at Chappapeela Sports Park in Hammond. The race is presented by North Oaks Pediatric Clinic. “The Louisiana Children’s Discovery Center is so honored to be a part of this great(…)

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Cottages for CASA: Win a Custom Playhouse – Buy Tickets Now!

Cottages for CASA 2013 – Each purchase of a $10 raffle ticket support Child Advocacy Services and gives you a change to win one of two awesome custom-designed playhouses. You could also win a beach vacation. The drawing will be held Nov. 20. Learn more about CASA and purchase tickets online.

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Tangi 100 5K Walk to Fight Diabetes

This 5K Walk to Fight Diabetes is on Saturday, Nov. 16 in Hammond. Registration is FREE for all ages and begins at 7:30am and the walk begins at 9am. Starting location is 100 E Coleman Ave. Participants will then walk to Zemurray Park and complete two laps. Following the Walk, there will 3-on-3 basketball games(…)

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