The Nassau County Sheriff’s Office and NCSO Charities, Inc. is hosting their very first “Spaghetti with the Sheriff” fundraiser on Monday November 7th at Amelia Island Brewing Company at 316 Centre St. in Fernandina Beach from 5:00pm – 8:00pm.
Tickets are $13.00 for Spaghetti with Sauce or $16.00 for Spaghetti with Meatballs. All dinners will include a non-alcoholic beverage (tea, soda or water), a fresh salad and a roll. What a DEAL! So bring the family out, chat with Sheriff Bill Leeper and NCSO Personnel to support a great cause!
Pre-sale tickets are available for purchase by stopping by the Nassau County Sheriff’s Office Reception Window at 77151 Citizens Circle Yulee, FL 32097. Acceptable forms of payment are cash or credit/debit cards. All proceeds from this fundraiser will benefit “Shop with a Cop.”
Attention GOLFERS! Big Brothers Big Sisters of Northeast Florida is hosting the 27th anniversary Reggie Hunt Memorial Golf Classic, on Friday, October 21st, 2022 at the beautiful Amelia River Golf Club. This Nassau County event is held annually in memory of Reggie Hunt, a former Fernandina High School student athlete and six year participant in the Big Brothers Big Sisters of Northeast Florida program in Nassau County.
Join us for a day of golf, games, and a great cause by visiting www.bbbsnefl.org/events to register today
All proceeds from this event will help us further our mission!
Come by the Rayonier building to donate blood on Wednesday, September 28, 2022; remember you can still help even if you can't donate, share this message with friends and family.
Make your appointment today; click on the link: Blood Drive - Wednesday, September 28, 2022. Appointments get first priority. Be sure to bring your ID. All donors will receive a Cancer Awareness T-Shirt & Socks and a $20.00 eGift Card! A wellness checkup includes blood pressure, pulse, temperature, iron count, and cholesterol screening. Tips for a successful donation:
The Nassau Habitat for Humanity board of directors recently pledged to increase the number of homes built in Nassau County from two per year to six per year, by 2026. This initiative has brought together a wide range of sponsors and supporters who are eager to ensure the success of Nassau Habitat for Humanity’s new fundraiser: “She Nailed It.”
This is an all-female team hammering competition where community sponsored teams race the clock to record the fastest time. The event will be held Oct. 23, 2-6 p.m. at Mocama Beer Company and New South Food Truck Park on Eighth Street in Fernandina Beach.
Nassau Habitat is counting on corporate sponsors and silent auction donations to help it reach the goal. “We are pleased but not surprised with the early enthusiastic response of the community,” said event committee chair Cindy Jacoby. Some of the four-member teams who have already pledged to raise $1000 and will be competing include: WestRock, Amelia Coastal Realty, The Newcomers Club, Buchanan Builders, Pickett Construction, First Presbyterian Church, Rotary Club of Fernandina Beach, Rotary Amelia Island Sunrise Club, Wallace-Pierson Travel, MCG Construction, Sea Cottages of Amelia, the Silver Rappers and Manzie & Drake.
For more information about sponsorship, team registration and auction item donation visit the Nassau Habitat website at www.nassauhabitatforhumanity.org. Tickets to watch the event are on sale at the site.
JERSEY MIKE'S SUBS/YULEE HIGH SCHOOL STINGER RAFFLE sponsored by A-Cent Aviation, Inc.
Join Author Kristine Ochu, former World Champion Log-roller, on Tuesday, September 20th for a night of adventure at Mocama Beer! Engage in the stories of the Lumberjacks, log-rolling, and some death-defying tales that inspired scenes in Campfire Confessions. Free and fun for all!
100% of book sale profits will go to benefit the Amelia Island Book Festival, a local organization that supports literacy programs for young readers and families throughout Nassau County. Campfire Confessions is available at local bookstores and it will also be available for purchase at the event. For questions or additional information, please contact Kristine Ochu at Kristine@KristineOchu.com or visit www.KristineOchu.com.
Nassau County non-profit organizations need your help!
Come check out unique volunteer opportunities and find one that fits your passion at the Volunteer Nassau Non-Profit Volunteer Fairs on Thursday, October 6th and Saturday, October 8th. Meet local non-profit agencies, learn about a wide variety of volunteer opportunities, and discover what's possible right here in your community!
For more information, visit the Volunteer Nassau Facebook page.
Community Hospice & Palliative Care Foundation's 18th Annual Halloween Doors & More Will Take Guests on a Magical, Superhero-Themed Journey
September 6, 2022 (Jacksonville, Fla.) – On Saturday, Oct. 15, Community Hospice & Palliative Care Foundation’s 18th annual Halloween Doors & More will transform the Jacksonville Fairgrounds Exhibition Hall into a magical, superhero themed, day of family-friendly fun and entertainment.
Northeast Florida’s premier Halloween event, Halloween Doors & More will begin at 2 p.m. for fun attractions with candy, toys, food, interactive experiences, and live characters. Trick or treat at 14-foot-high Fantasy Doors, stroll the Magical Meet and Greet Streets to see favorite costumed characters, show off dance moves in the Fiesta Family Disco, visit the Booutiful Salon for a spooktacular make-over, and stop by the Grown-Up Grotto and Food Court to enjoy gourmet foods and drinks. Fantasy Smiles are required, and costumes are encouraged.
Proceeds from Halloween Doors & More benefit Community PedsCare®, the pediatric program of Community Hospice & Palliative Care, supporting children living with serious and life-limiting illnesses and their families. Most Community PedsCare services are provided without charge regardless of insurance coverage. All vital care and support are provided at no cost to the family, which is made possible through generous community supporters, efforts of Community Hospice & Palliative Care Foundation, and Medicare.
“The committee is hard at work and thrilled to host this spectacular annual event” said Neill Lasher, Halloween Doors & More Event Co-Chair. “We look forward to welcoming children and families back, in-person, with new, exciting activities, and fantastical creative doors.”
Don’t miss this Halloween tradition! To purchase admission and sponsorships for Halloween Doors & More, please call 904.886.3883 or visit HDM.CommunityHospice.com.
About Community Hospice & Palliative Care
Established in 1979, Community Hospice & Palliative Care is an innovative national leader in palliative and hospice care, as well as providing programs and services to meet the diverse needs of the communities it serves. During its 42-year history, through the support of more than 1,000 employees and 1,000 volunteers, the organization helps approximately 1,600 patients per day to live better with advanced illness – at home, in long-term care and assisted living facilities, in hospitals and at its 10 inpatient care centers. No one is ever denied care due to an inability to pay. To learn more about the support and services of Community Hospice & Palliative Care, visit CommunityHospice.com.
About the Foundation
The Community Hospice & Palliative Care Foundation is dedicated to advancing philanthropy to enable Community Hospice & Palliative Care to fulfill its mission of being the compassionate guide for end-of-life care in the communities we serve. Funds raised by the Foundation through memorial giving, planned and major gifts, and events support unfunded patient care services and community benefit programs for those facing advanced illness and grief. To learn more, visit Foundation.CommunityHospice.com.
Concourse Dental Care in Yulee is hosting a FREE DENTAL DAY on Saturday, September 10th! They will have a large group of dental healthcare volunteers offering free dental extractions and cleanings from 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM on a first come, first serve basis.
For more information, call (904) 875-4131 or visit www.ConcourseDentalCare.com.
PulteGroup Northeast Florida Division Announces Building Hope Charity Golf Tournament to Benefit Rethreaded
Benefit event is November 1 at The Palencia Club in St. Augustine
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (Aug. 31, 2022) – The Northeast Florida Division of PulteGroup, one of the nation’s leading home builders, proudly announces the “Building Hope Charity Golf Tournament” benefitting Rethreaded.
The tournament is Tuesday, Nov. 1, 2022, at The Palencia Club in St. Augustine. Registration opens at 10 a.m. with opening tee time at noon.
“Our charity golf tournament will support the outstanding work of Rethreaded and its mission to harness the power of business to create hope and opportunity for survivors of human trafficking,” said Tony Nason, Division President of PulteGroup’s Northeast Florida Division. “We are looking forward to a great day of golf at The Palencia Club’s world-class Arthur Hills designed champion golf course, and we welcome everyone to join us as a player or sponsor.”
Sponsorship opportunities ranging from $1,500 to $7,500 are available. All sponsorship packages include a golf foursome, two golf cart rentals, and lunch and dinner. Space is limited. To learn more and register, contact Katie Robinson-Hensley at Katie.Hensley@Pulte.com or call (904) 648-6196.
For more information about PulteGroup’s Northeast Florida Division, visit www.pulte.com/jacksonville.
About Pulte Homes
Pulte Homes is a national brand of PulteGroup, Inc. (NYSE: PHM). Pulte Homes builds consumer inspired homes and communities that provide the move-up buyer the best quality of life. Only Pulte Homes offers the combination of innovative Life Tested Home Designs® with an unwavering commitment to quality and attention to detail. For more information about Pulte Homes, visit pulte.com.
PulteGroup, Inc. (NYSE: PHM), based in Atlanta, Georgia, is one of America’s largest homebuilding companies with operations in more than 40 markets throughout the country. Through its brand portfolio that includes Centex, Pulte Homes, Del Webb, DiVosta Homes, American West and John Wieland Homes and Neighborhoods, the company is one of the industry’s most versatile homebuilders able to meet the needs of multiple buyer groups and respond to changing consumer demand. PulteGroup’s purpose is building incredible places where people can live their dreams.
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