Des Moines Legacy Foundation EventsAnnual Sports Night fundraiser for recreation scholarships for low income youth held in early spring at the Des Moines Field House. Our goal is to ensure Des Moines remains a beautiful, healthy, safe, and caring place to raise children and enjoy retirement.
Through recreation programs, we:
- Address the social, emotional, and physical needs of area youth.
- Promotes the active involvement in activities in the community.
- Help youth learn new skills, develop self-esteem, and confidence.
- Extends youth learning to the world beyond the school's classroom through enriching experiences.
The annual auction is Des Moines Legacy Foundation's primary fundraiser and will be held this year on March 21st, 2014. Your tax-deductible donation will be prominently displayed in our catalog and on site during the auction. Your generosity not only means the gratitude of our parents and staff, but hopefully will bring in new business for you as well!
Want to join us?
Contact the Field House at 206-870-6527 for tickets.
Donor Request Letter PDF for more information.
Sports Night Procurement PDF Form to make donations.
Download The Sports Night Poster to print and post in your office or shop.
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Annual Bayside Brunch fundraiser for programs and services for seniors 55 years of age and older, held the first Sunday in November at Anthony's Homeport at the Des Moines Marina. Want an invitation, please call Des Moines/Normandy Park Senior Center, 206-878-1642.
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It was a GRAND event at the GRAND OLE' OPRY 14th annual auction for Des Moines Legacy Foundation on Sunday, November 3rd at Anthony's Homeport in Des Moines. Over 100 guests enjoyed a delicious executive chef prepared brunch buffet, champagne and many opportunities to support our local seniors and low income youth via the event silent and live auctions, raffle tickets, Pot of Gold, and more!
The 2013 event would not be possible without the support of the following sponsors:
LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT- $2,000
Budd Gould & Anthony's Restaurants
Hunting, Fisher, and Co. P.S., C.P.A's
ENTERTAINER OF THE YEAR- $1,500
Snure Law Office, PSC
VOCAL GROUP OF THE YEAR- $1,000
Marks and Marks, C.P.A's
Edward Jones-Doug Myers
NEW ARTIST- $500
Masonic Outreach Services
Key Bank Des Moines
Stafford Healthcare- Des Moines
Wesley Homes- Des Moines, LLC
SONG OF THE YEAR- $250
PAC Stainless, Ltd
Sue Padden and Noel Morgan
This year's event raised $19,000 for the City of Des Moines and Normandy Park senior programs and services and $9,060 for recreation scholarships for Des Moines low income youth. Want to attend this fun for a great cause event in 2014?? Contact Sue Padden, Des Moines Senior Center, 206.870.6584 or Spadden@desmoineswa.gov.