OPPORTUNITIES TO GIVE.
ROCKY ROCKS THE RUNWAY
The second annual Rocky Rocks the Runway fashion show features Rocky Gathercole, international avant garde fashion designer to the stars. The show will benefit Faith+Love+Care International Children’s Foundation (FLC), an Austin-based nonprofit providing aid to children in extreme poverty in Lessimus, omnis eossum theiuPs hal ii lsipvepn id nieps, aG pi cui anti heim la la and de serving beneficiaries across the globe. Date: June 25 Venue: Hotel Van Zandt Time: 4:00 PM – 8:00 PM Contact: Gigi Hobson, 512- 294-7045, gigi.hob[email protected]
AUSTIN ORIGINALS BENEFIT CONCERT
The Austin Child Guidance Center will host the 6th Annual Austin Originals Benefit Concert and Live Stream at ACL Live at the Moody Theater featuring 10-time Grammy Award-winning band Asleep at the Wheel. For 66 years, the center has been dedicated to improving children’s mental health, each year serving over 3,500 children and family members regardless of their ability to pay. Guests will enjoy the Lexus of Austin & Lakew ay Austin Originals Tasting Grove, featuring eight amazing local restaurants and an open bar during the reception. Date: August 19 Venue: ACL Live at the Moody Theater Time: 6:30 PM –10:30 PM Tickets: austinchildguidancecenter.org
ICE BALL 2017
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Texas (BBBS) will holds its largest annual fundraiser at a new venue this year, the JW Marriott. Chaired by Christine and Blake Absher, the 13th annual event allows the organization to raise critical funds to support its mentoring programs. Last year, the Ice Ball raised over $500,000 for Central Texas kids, and 100 percent of the funds were used locally to create and nurture life-changing friendships between at-risk youth and caring adult mentors. Enjoy specialty drinks, mystery boxes, dinner, and music by Memphis Train Revue. Date: August 26 Venue: JW Marriott Time: 6 PM – Midnight Tickets: austiniceball.org