Apache Junction High School to host fundraiser for basketball team

Apache Junction High School is hosting a running/walking event with the hope of benefiting the school’s boys basketball team. The event is slated to run from 9-11 a.m. and will offer distances of two to four miles in the downtown area, starting and finishing at Flatiron Park, 100 W. Apache Trail. All participants will receive […]

Benefit boosts food bank’s coffers, pantry

A fundraiser conducted by Keith and Ginny George raised $2,455 and 411 pounds of food for the Apache Junction Food Bank. Mr. George is an affiliate agent with the Mesa/Gilbert office of Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage. “It is very important to us to thank our neighbors who have supported our business over the years. In […]

Soroptimist fair supports education scholarships for women

Soroptimist of the East Valley’s arts and crafts fair will feature jewelry, pottery and other boutique vendors 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 23, at the Pinal County Complex, 575 N. Idaho Road, Apache Junction. All proceeds from the event fund scholarships for women in the community. Last year, SIEV provided $5,500 in scholarships to help […]

Rangers provide security assistance at museum fundraiser

The AJ Mounted Rangers provided security Saturday, Feb. 2, for the annual Sampling at the Superstitions fundraiser. The event was a benefit for the Superstition Mountain Museum, 4087 N. Apache Trail, Apache Junction. The AJ Mounted Rangers, a nonprofit, is a “volunteer peace-keeping organization that supports children and youth organizations by providing safety measures at […]

Paws 4 Life gears up for annual Spring Fling

The Paws 4 Life Spring Fling benefit is scheduled 2:30-6:30 p.m. Saturday, March 16. The event will take place at 5027 E. Hidalgo St., Apache Junction. A shuttle will pick up guests. Half of the ticket price goes to assist the nonprofit in providing training for animals that go on to provide a variety of […]

Museum features wine at Feb. 2 fundraiser

Tickets are available for the Superstition Mountain Museum’s annual Sampling at the Superstitions fundraiser 5-8 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 2. The evening will be an opportunity to enjoy wine samples, food, history, live and silent auction offerings and musical entertainment by Pat Roberts and the Heymakers. Ticket prices are $40 for a single and $70 per […]

Manes and Miracles invites all to carnival fundraiser

Manes and Miracles will celebrate its official “full open” by greeting guests at the facility for a carnival fundraiser 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 26. There will be food, games, vendors, cotton candy, snow cones, horse rides and a silent auction at the organization’s location, 43421 N. Friend Ave., San Tan Valley. Manes and Miracles […]

Lions invite community to Evening in Spain fundraiser

The Gold Canyon Lions is presenting An Evening in Spain as its premiere fundraising event Saturday, Jan. 19, at MountainBrook Village, 5782 S. MountainBrook Drive, Gold Canyon. Featured during the event will be flamenco dance artist Linda Machado and Spanish guitarist Ricardo De Cristobal. “Come and take a trip to Spain for an evening of […]

AJ Mounted Rangers raise money for Royalty Court

The Apache Junction Mounted Rangers presented a $750 check earlier this month at the Royalty Court Fundraiser and Chili Cookoff. The donation at the Sunday, Oct. 21, event will go toward new tack, sashes and equipment the royalty court queen and princesses need during the year. The event took place at the P&M Arena. Money […]