Events

Tobacco Free Jacksonville Coalition and Tobacco Free Florida

Today marks the 36th Great American Smokeout, sponsored by the American Cancer Society. The Tobacco Free Jacksonville Coalition with the Duval County Health Department, the Florida Department of Health and Tobacco Free Florida are celebrating this event by encouraging Floridians to commit to being tobacco-free for 24 hours on Thursday.

Whisky River Launches Toys for Tots Collection Drive

 

With Christmas right around the corner, Whisky River is teaming with Toys for Tots to brighten the holidays for local children in need. 

Whisky River is currently collecting new, unwrapped toys, books and other gifts which will go to less fortunate children this holiday season. Donations can be made at Whisky River through Wednesday, December 21, at which point the items collected will be distributed to children in the greater Jacksonville region by Toys for Tots.

Bailey’s Powerhouse Gym to hold Fourth Annual Cycle for Autism

Bailey’s Powerhouse Gym to hold Fourth Annual Cycle for Autism

 

Bailey’s Powerhouse Gym is opening doors to the public for a fundraising event to benefit children with autism. The rides will be held at two Bailey’s locations November 18th and 19th.  Indoor cyclists will ride for two hours at 9550 Baymeadows Road on November 18th from 5:45 p.m. to 7:45 p.m. and for three hours at 11740-2 San Jose Boulevard on November 19th from 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Boorito is Back: Chipotle Hosts Halloween Fundraiser & Launches Short Film to Benefit Farm Aid

Boorito is Back: Chipotle Hosts Halloween Fundraiser & Launches Short Film to Benefit Farm Aid

 

Chipotle Mexican Grill  will raise up to $1 million to benefit family farmers through its annual “Boorito” Halloween fundraiser. Customers visiting any Chipotle restaurant in the US, Canada and the UK on Monday, October 31st from 6 p.m. to close dressed in a costume inspired by the family farm will be treated to a burrito, order of tacos, salad, or burrito bowl for only $2, and Chipotle will donate proceeds (up to $1 million) to Farm Aid and the Chipotle Cultivate Foundation.