Charity for Change will host its annual fundraising event, Planting Seeds of Humanity, on Nov. 4 at the Hilton Naples and feature the Ben Allen Band, a country music group that rose to stardom on The Voice.
Sponsorships are available for Planting Seeds of Humanity, which raises funds to support Charity for Change’s educational programs. Since 2008, programs instilling nine character traits have impacted 100,000 children and raised $150,000 for 100 area charities.
This year’s Humanity Hero Sponsor is Soldavini & Caldwell, which also sponsored last year’s event that raised $365,000.
Sponsorship opportunities start at $2,500. Financial support at any support level has an impact on youth served by Charity for Change:
- $7,500: 48 weeks of programming for 1 afterschool and summer site
- $5,000: 39 weeks of programming for 1 afterschool site
- $2,500: 9 weeks of programming for 1 summer site
- $1,000: Capacity for curriculum development, training and technology support
- $500: Classroom supplies for 1 site for 1 year
- $150: 1 child for 1 year
- $50: 1 child for 1 summer
Planting Seeds of Humanity will include dinner, live auction, and “Call for Change” cash call. The Ben Allen Band, which hails from Southwest Florida, will provide music for dancing and entertainment.
Tickets are available at $250 per person. For more information about the event or sponsorships, please visit charityforchange.org or call Karen Conley at 239-592-6787.
About Charity for Change
Founded in 2008, Charity for Change brings children together to see past their differences and work together for others in need. Outcomes are proven over a 15-year track record improving behavior and academic performance, while fostering inclusion and equity, developing empathy, resilience and the mental well-being of Pre-K to 5th grade learners.
Through character education and charitable activities blended with academics, the organization serves children through its afterschool, summer school, preschool, and in-school programs. Since 2008, the program has impacted 100,000 children, instilling nine character traits and raising $150,000 for 100 area charities. The goal of Charity for Change is to cultivate confident, compassionate children who become successful learners, contribute to their schools and communities, and who will participate in society as empathetic, resilient, ethical and self-reliant citizens. For more information about Charity for Change, please visit www.charityforchange.org or call 239-592-6787.