Cabela’s Honors Domestic Violence Victim

EUGENE, Ore. — Cabela’s is taking a stand against domestic violence. The outdoor outfitter is hosting Hunting for Hope, Fishing for Families dinner and auction in Casey Wright’s memory on Saturday, Oct. 25. All proceeds will benefit Womenspace. Casey Wright, 26, died November 2013–the victim of domestic violence. Her former boyfriend, Robert Cromwell, is now … Continue reading »

Hundreds Walk to End Alzheimer’s

EUGENE, Ore. — Around 800 people walked to end Alzheimer’s Sunday afternoon. Event organizers said around 59,000 Oregonians currently have the disease. The Alzheimer’s Association is hoping to raise $65,000 at the walk. So far, they’re about 85% of the way to that goal. “This walk is really important. It’s you know the 6th leading … Continue reading »

Harrisburg Library Holding Fundraiser

HARRISBURG, Ore. — Residents in Harrisburg are really hoping to boost their campaign for a new library with a special fundraising event on Sunday. Over the last six years, the Harrisburg Library Guild has managed to pull in around $400,000, but still needs at least another $600,000 to meet its goal of providing folks a … Continue reading »

Runaway Pumpkin Half Marathon

EUGENE, Ore. – Lace up your shoes and get your costumes ready: the Runaway Pumpkin Half Marathon is coming up. All proceeds from Runaway Pumpkin Half Marathon go to support ABC House’s.  ABC House provides child abuse evaluation and support services for kids whom authorities believe have been abused or neglected.  Through medical exams and … Continue reading »

Alzheimer’s Walk Fundraiser

EUGENE, Ore. — Local Alzheimer’s caregivers are putting on a fundraiser at Papa’s Pizza on Monday. From 11:00 a.m. until midnight, half the money raised at the Papa’s Pizza on Coburg Road will help fund next weekend’s Alzhemier’s walk. All you have to do is mention the Alzheimer’s walk when buying your pizza. The money … Continue reading »

Pearls of Wisdom for Pearl Buck Center

EUGENE, Ore —  The Pearl Buck Center is preparing for its 3rd annual Pearls of Wisdom Fundraiser.  It’s a fun trivia competition where you need to wear your thinking cap. Ready for some sample trivia? Question 1:  Dr. Seuss wrote the book Green Eggs & Ham using only 50 words.  49 of those words are one … Continue reading »

Eat a Burger, Help Feed the Hungry

SPRINGFIELD,  Ore — Breakfast, lunch or dinner.  What you eat tomorrow could help those in need. Carl’s Jr. is partnering with Catholic Community Services for a one-day fundraiser on Thursday, Sept. 11 at the Carl’s Jr. Gateway location.  One hundred percent of all sales will be donated to help our neighbors in need. This is … Continue reading »

Full City Coffee Raises Money for CASA

EUGENE, Ore. — Coffee lovers can get their cup of Joe Monday to benefit Court Appointed Special Advocates, or CASA. Full City Coffee Roasters is donating 100% of proceeds Monday to CASA. The location on both 13th and Pearl, as well as the Palace Bakery will be participating in the fundraiser. The money will help … Continue reading »

Dutch Bros. Raises Money for Foster Kids

EUGENE, Ore. — Dutch Bros. locations in Eugene and Springfield will be celebrating moms Sunday and raising money for local foster kids. Every mom stopping by one of the coffee stands in the Eugene-Springfield area can get any drink for a dollar. Money from all of those drinks sold to moms will be donated to … Continue reading »

Bethel Students Go Green to Help Schools

EUGENE, Ore. — Students in the Bethel School District are going green, and this weekend they’re holding a sale to benefit the environment and their district.. Several Bethel schools have garden programs and every school in the district works hard to compost. This past summer, with support from Bethel and several community partners, a group … Continue reading »

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