ICS hosts four major fundraising events each year. Empty Bowls in the spring, Eat, Drink and be Giving in the fall, Play it Forward Golf Classic around Veterans Day and Strut for Success fashion show in January. Each event is unique experience drawing our community together in fun, creative and delicious ways! In addition to ticket sales we also raise funds though silent auction and raffles at the events.
Our annual fashion show benefiting the Single Moms Scholars Program at ICS gives donors and attendees an opportunity to directly hear the stories of the women currently in the program and the effect it has had on their lives and the lives of their children. There will be a fashion show and plenty of food and drinks. Emcee Edmund Marquez highlights their journey toward success and college graduation.
our annual empty bowls event to assist those struggling with hunger in Pima County. Attendees will select a beautiful handmade pottery bowl made and donated by local artists and sample signature soups, breads and desserts donated by local restaurants and food partners.
Making a difference never tasted so good! Eat, Drink, & Be Giving is a collaborative charity event that benefits two local non-profits through a night filled with food samplings from local restaurants, breweries, and wineries, with live music and a silent auction. Proceeds from this year’s event benefit AZYP and ICS. At the end of the night, representatives will go “toe-to-toe” and compete in a friendly Grape Stomp for a Cause that will raise money to help these organizations stomp out poverty in our community!
Play a round at Omni Tucson National and help change lives! There will be plenty of on-course contests including Hole-In-One opportunities, Closest to the Pin, and Longest Drive. Reception with a dinner buffet and bar, plus a silent auction and raffle with exciting packages. Proceeds from the tournament supports services for the many people ICS helps.
Event Sponsorship opportunities:
Whether you are a business, individual or group, ICS fundraising and special events offer affordable sponsorship opportunities at multiple levels. Event sponsorship not only gives you branding and market exposure it allows you to make a difference in the community while reaching your consumers on a personal level.
To learn more about our Event Sponsorship opportunities please contact Tom McKinney at 520-526-9292
Can you help at the Saturday, January 18th Produce Giveaway? Volunteers distribute rescued food to those struggling with food insecurity. Wear casual work clothes and be prepared for the early morning chilliness. You could be helping with any of these needed jobs: setup and cleanup, greeting and interacting with clients, loading food into carts and cars and pushing carts with food to the clients cars. Your efforts are valued and appreciated by many! This is a great opportunity for an…Find out more »
Interfaith Community Services is hosting a US Census Job Fair on January 21, 2019 at our Northwest Office in our conference room. please join us to learn more about working for the US Census! Open to anyone! Please RSVP by contacting Tina Bommarito 520-526-9320Find out more »
Join us for a free four hour training for Advance Care Planning Coaches Learn to work one-on-one with people seeking to complete their advance directives Training is free and lunch is provided. Your prior attendance a the community workshop "Honoring a Life: Advance Care Planning Conversations" is preferred but not mandatory. For more information contact Karen MacDonald at 520-526-9309 or Mara Levin at 520-526-9314 Advance care planning is a way to help ensure that your values in life and wishes…Find out more »
Interfaith Community Services is hosting a US Census Job Fair on January 24, 9-12 at our Eastside t Office. please join us to learn more about working for the US Census! Open to anyone! Please RSVP by contacting Tina Bommarito 520-526-9320Find out more »
Strut for Success benefiting Single Mom Scholars Presented by A fashion show benefiting Interfaith Community Services Single Mom Scholars in their pursuit of a college education. On January 26, 2020, single mom college students and their children will “strut their stuff” while Emcee Edmund Marquez highlights their journey toward success and college graduation. This event benefits the Single Moms Scholars Program at ICS and gives donors and attendees an opportunity to directly hear the stories of the women currently in the…Find out more »
Empty Bowls: A fundraiser to fight hunger and feed hope. Empty Bowls is an event benefiting Interfaith Community Services and is designed to fight hunger in our Tucson community. Local potters create and donate beautiful handmade bowls that act as a reminder of all of the empty bowls here in Tucson. At the event, over a thousand people dine on soup, bread and desserts provided by local restaurants, and enjoy musical entertainment. Proceeds from a silent auction and a raffle…Find out more »