Make us your home page
Instagram

Today’s top headlines delivered to you daily.

(View our Privacy Policy)

Enjoy a meal or a party and help charity, plus know any good names?

Boley Angels' annual brunch set for Tuesday

Boley Angels' annual gala Christmas brunch begins at 11:30 a.m. Tuesday at the St. Petersburg Yacht Club, 11 Central Ave. The event features carols and an appearance from Santa. Proceeds go to buy furniture for Boley Centers' community residences and to pay for clients' dental care needs. Reservations: (727) 344-5404.

Mrs. Santa luncheon scheduled Wednesday

All Children's Hospital Guild Beach Branch will host the 48th annual Mrs. Santa luncheon and fashion show beginning at 11 a.m. Wednesday at the St. Petersburg Yacht Club, 11 Central Ave. The event will feature clothing from Chico's and the presentation of Mrs. Santa, an exemplary guild volunteer. Proceeds go to projects at the hospital. $50. Reservations: (727) 341-1930; (727) 641-1438.

Peace Breakfast to help CASA will be Thursday

The annual Peace Breakfast to benefit Community Action Stops Abuse takes place from 7 to 8:30 a.m. Thursday at the Coliseum, 535 Fourth Ave. N, St. Petersburg. Reservations required. There is no fee to attend, but donations will be received at the event. (727) 895-4912.

Cocktail party to benefit abused children, adults

Infinity, the League to Aid Abused Children and Adults, will host a holiday cocktail party from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Thursday in a private home in St. Petersburg. $60. Reservations: (727) 896-8685.

Deadline nears for Legacy Awards names

St. Anthony's Hospital Foundation is seeking nominees for its 2012 Legacy Awards: the Roy G. Harrell Jr. Leadership Award, the Helen D. Roberts Philanthropy Award and the Hippocrates Award for a physician or physician practice. Nomination forms can be downloaded from stanthonysfoundation.org (click on "Events" and then "Legacy Dinner"), emailed to [email protected], faxed to (727) 825-1184 or mailed to the St. Anthony's Hospital Foundation, 1200 Seventh Ave. N, St. Petersburg, FL 33705. The deadline for submissions is Friday. For more information, call (727) 820-7895.

Make mark by giving without showing up

"Everybody who's anybody won't be there," reads the invitation from Personal Enrichment Mental Health Services Florida. Through Dec. 24, the nonprofit is seeking contributions in any amount for its "No-Show No Snow Holiday Ball," a nonevent whose proceeds go toward the charity's children's programs. Credit-card gifts can be made online at pemhs.org; checks may be sent to PEMHS, 11254 58th St. N, Pinellas Park, FL 33782-2213 (Attention: Dee Cash).

Queen's Court seeks nominees, applicants

The Queen's Court, which raises money for charities and civic organizations through its Queen of Hearts Ball, is accepting nominations for outstanding female volunteers who live in Pinellas County. Submissions, due Jan. 5, must be sponsored by guilds, auxiliaries or other nonprofit organizations. For an application, call (727) 894-7543.

The court is also receiving applications from Pinellas County organizations to receive grants from the 2013 event. Charities must be listed under Section 501(c)(3) of the IRS code. Applications may be obtained by calling (727) 822-7571. The deadline for those submissions is March 1.

Enjoy a meal or a party and help charity, plus know any good names? 12/03/11 [Last modified: Saturday, December 3, 2011 3:31am]
Photo reprints | Article reprints

© 2017 Tampa Bay Times

    

Join the discussion: Click to view comments, add yours

Loading...
  1. Photo of the Day for October 19, 2017 - A view of Tampa Bay from Coquina Key in St. Pete

    Human Interest

    Today's Photo of the Day comes from Eric Statzer of Tampa, FL.

  2. St. Pete's traffic signal boxes are being covered in public art

    Blogs

    If you have an eye for detail, you may have noticed a splash of color here and there around downtown St. Petersburg recently. 

    This art by Justin Wagher is part of the Corner Canvas public art initiative by Shine.
  3. Video: Gordon Hayward's message to Celtics from hospital bed after gruesome injury

    Nba

    BOSTON — Gordon Hayward's face was etched in pain and shock.

    Gordon Hayward of the Boston Celtics sits on the floor after being injured while playing the Cleveland Cavaliers at Quicken Loans Arena on October 17, 2017 in Cleveland, Ohio. [Gregory Shamus | Getty Images]
  4. Rick and Tom podcast: Where does Winston rank among top QBs?

    Blogs

    Where does Bucs QB Jameis Winston rank among current NFL QBs this year? The result might shock you. Rick Stroud and Tom Jones break down a new poll by Sports Illustrated in their latest podcast.

    Where does Jameis Winston rank among the NFL's top quarterbacks?
  5. About 50 evacuated in early morning fire at Clearwater Beach motel

    Fire

    Clearwater Fire and Rescue believe an early morning fire that broke out at a motel on Clearwater Beach was the result of a possible electrical issue. .

    A fire was reported around 5:45 a.m. at Frenchy's Oasis Motel, 423 E Shore Dr., fire officials said. [Clearwater Fire Rescue]