United Way of Jasper County VIP Bingo - June 24, 2021
One of United Way of Jasper County's most popular fundraising events is back for 2021.
UWJC's VIP Bingo - sponsored by Eye Care Center of Newton, Kinetic Edge, Newton Clinic and Wallace Family Funeral Home - will be on June 24. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. and bingo will begin around 6:30 p.m. and will take place at Alta House Event Center, 1600 E. 36th St. S.
The event was postponed in 2020 due to the pandemic but organizers are excited the fundraiser is slated for later this summer at its new location.
Along with the new venue, Lowe Vokes said the event will offer a larger variety of prizes but will still feature fan favorite name brand purses.
"I know this is an event that a lot of women look forward to but I would encourage anyone who likes bingo, nice prizes and helping make a difference grab a ticket," Lowe Vokes said, noting there will be some prizes guys would really like too.
Tickets are $40 each and can be purchased at UWJC office or online for $42 at https://secure.qgiv.com/for/uwojc/event/830945
Admission includes Snacks, drinks and bingo packets.
Space is very limited and tickets are selling fast.
Great BIG Awesome Raffle - Nov. 1-30, 2021
The United Way of Jasper County is holding an AWESOME new event. The GREAT BIG AWESOME RAFFLE includes cash, gift certificates, purses, jewelry, power tools, TVs, electronics, furniture, grills, kitchen appliances and so much more. United Way of Jasper County serves more than 12,000 Jasper County residents annually - and now, more than ever, the services the UWJC funds are vital to the health and well-being of our friends, family, neighbors and coworkers.
Buy a ticket to The Great BIG Awesome Raffle for your chance to win great prizes! The United Way of Jasper County will draw one prize a day for 30 days. The winners will be announced each day Nov. 1 - 30, 2021 on the UWJC Facebook and website. A minimum of $1,000 in prizes will be drawn for in November.
One ticket equals one entry. No limit on number of tickets you can buy. Tickets purchased online are $20 each.
Wing'N'Fling Disc Golf Tourney - A HUGE SUCCESS - Returning for 2021
What is more summer than outdoor fun and BBQ? Come enjoy a day of disc golf, BBQ, music, fun and fundraising at the first WING'N'FLING Disc Golf Tourney powered by Jersey Freeze.
The event will be announced for 2021. Registration is just $35/person and includes a player's pack with discs to use during the tournament, lunch and entrance into the event. Prizes will be awarded in a variety of classes so everyone will have a chance to win whether new to the game or play every day.
United Way of Jasper County Block Party - POSTPONED
The annual campaign is the United Way's largest fundraising effort. The annual goal is $330,000 and the funds are used to support health and human services programs for Jasper County residents. To help kick off the campaign, the United Way hosts an evening bringing together community with the BLOCK PARTY!! The Block Party features family-friendly fun, GIANT games, face painting, a volunteer far and more. Every one is welcome to come and celebrate great things about Jasper County, learn how to get involved and have a fun night out!
United Way Book & Bake Sale - TBA 2021
The United Way of Jasper County Book & Bake Sale happens every Octoberl. The books are donated by individuals to the United Way so there is quite the variety offered each year. From children's books to best sellers, cook books to romance novels, mysteries to how to more than 1000 books are available. Books are $1 each unless marked. Baked goods vary from cupcakes to pies, bars to cookies and other delicious goodies. All funds raised support the work of the United Way. If you'd like to donate some books or baked good goods, contact the office at 641-792-1684.