2012~Year to Date:
Thanks to your financial support so far this year, we have raised over $700 dollars supporting the United Way Pierce County’s Community Solutions Fund and Gifts in Kind programs. We have also logged close to 160 hours of community service! We look forward seeing you at our future events and building on our success!
|Project:U Meets Up with PCAF|
|Dine Out for Life|
|Thursday, April 26th 5:00- 9:00 pm|
|La Fondita~620 N. Proctor, Tacoma|
We’ll be meeting up to help support Pierce County Aids Foundation, a sponsored program of the United Way of Pierce County. Stop by at this Dine Out for Life hot-spot for drinks and dinner at La Fondita. You won’t want to miss this fun event!
|Comedy Take Over|
|Comedy Underground & Big Whisky Saloon|
|Thursday, May 3rd 7:00-10:00 p.m.|
|100 S. 9th St., Tacoma|
We invite you to join us for some icy cold beverages and laughs at Big Whisky Saloon and laughs at Comedy Underground. Comedy Underground is bringing in comedian Mike Agostini! You can feel good about your $12.00 tickets knowing that more than half of the ticket price wi…ll be donated back to United Way of Pierce County’s Community Solution Fund.Must be at least 21 years of age. Laugh and drink responsibly. We encourage the buddy-system.Show starts at 8:30!!! Buy tickets at the door or online
Mike Agostini is a local comedian with some notoriety. This guy is FUNNY! Don’t take our word for it? Check out Mike on MySpace, catch clips on YouTube, or read about him in the Tacoma Weekly, or better yet, leave it to fate and join us on the 3rd!
|Project:U & YPN Team-Up|
|Letter Carrier Drive Volunteer Event|
|Saturday, May 12th 1:00-6:00 p.m.|
|First Christian Church Drop-Off Location|
|602 N. Orchard Street, Tacoma|
Tacoma’s Young Professionals Network is joining forces with Project:U at this popular volunteer event. Join us as we help our U.S. postal workers collect and process neighborhood food-donations on behalf of Emergency Food Network. It won’t be all heavy lifting. We’ll fire up the grill to replenish calories and
hang out between donation deliveries. For more details and to RSVP check out our Facebook invite.
Project: U is throwing our first bash and we want you there! The inaugural Get Involved Gala, a.k.a The GIG, takes place Saturday, November 5th at the prestigious Tacoma Art Museum, where you’ll get to dress up, drink wine and dance the night away. We’ll have appetizers to eat, pictures to take and prizes to win. And in between the revelry, you’ll learn about the awesome ways you can make a difference in the Tacoma area through our volunteering and fundraising events!
What are you waiting for? Book a spot for The GIG today.
Location: The Tacoma Art Museum Banquet Hall
Date: Saturday, November 5th
Time: 8:00 – 11:00 pm
Dress Code: Cocktail attire (dresses for ladies, ties and slacks for men at the very least.)
Tickets: $30 before October 15th and $35 until day of event. PROCEEDS WILL GO TO UNITED WAY OF PIERCE COUNTY’S COMMUNITY SOLUTION FUND.
To BUY YOUR TICKETS NOW or learn more about The GIG, check out our website at www.getinvolvedgala.org. For more info on Project:U, “like” our Facebook page.
Please be 21 or older.
Special Thank You to The GIG Sponsors:
*Cascade Eye & Skin Centers, P.C.
*Cork! A Wine Bar
*Trendy Event Rentals
*Mood Makers Professional DJ & Event Lighting
*Strategic Consulting Services
*Andrea J. Mckillip Hair Artist & Educator
*Jowers Training Systems
*Along Came Scuba
If you’d like more information about sponsoring our event contact email@example.com
On October 27th come volunteer with Project:U! We will be partnering with Boys and Girls Club South Pierce County Branch during their Fall Festival! Volunteers are needed for games and activities, crafts and candy, costume contests and raffles, oh my! It is sure to be a great event! Costumes (even for volunteers!) are welcomed and encouraged!
WHAT: Fall Festival, Boys and Girls Club Spanaway (So. Pierce County Branch)
WHEN: October 27th (it’s a Thurs) 4:30-7:00
WHERE: Thompson Elementary
303 159th Street East Spanaway, WA
No need to RSVP other than on this invite. Questions? Email firstname.lastname@example.org
We’re just like you – a bunch of people in our 20s and 30s looking to develop, support, and serve the Pierce County community through social events that benefit United Way and volunteer projects at local spots that need our help and more. Connect with new people, build your network, see old friends. All for a great cause