Rotary Clubs help Tesco National Collection for Whizz-Kidz

first_img AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis Advertisement  29 total views,  1 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis The Tesco National Collection for Whizz-Kids in July raised £130,000 from 480 Tesco stores across the UK, with Rotary Clubs helping at 61 stores, contributing £24,000.Pauline Simpson on behalf of Whizz-Kids said: “We are particularly pleased with the result, because we do not have a large regional presence and have had to rely heavily on organisations such as Rotary.” About Howard Lake Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world’s first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of Researching massive growth in giving.center_img Rotary Clubs help Tesco National Collection for Whizz-Kidz Howard Lake | 27 August 2006 | News Tagged with: corporate Research / statisticslast_img read more

New Jerry Garcia Archival Release To Spotlight 1973 Show With Merl Saunders

first_imgAside from his work with the Grateful Dead, perhaps no musician has been more acclaimed for his work with Jerry Garcia than the late great Merl Saunders. Saunders was one of the most soulful keyboardists around, blasting jams with his Hammond B3 organ like nobody’s business. One magical evening featuring the duo will be highlighted on the new GarciaLive release, the 6th such installment in the Garcia-centric series.The show of choice is one with Garcia and Saunders at Lion’s Share in San Anselmo, CA on July 5th, 1973, playing to an intimate crowd alongside drummer Bill Vitt and bassist John Kahn for the evening of music. Taped by Betty Cantor-Jackson, the recording captures classic JGB favorites like “After Midnight,” “That’s All Right Mama,” and more. The new album is due out some time in June, and we can’t wait to jam on it!Check out the promotional video for the release below:Setlist: Jerry Garcia & Merl Saunders at Lion’s Share, San Anselmo, CA – 7/5/73Set One: After Midnight, Someday Baby > She’s Got Charisma, That’s All Right Mama, The System, The Night They Drove Old Dixie DownSet Two: I Second That Emotion, My Funny Valentine, Finders Keepers, Money Honey, Like A Road > Merl’s Tune, Jam, How Sweet It Is (To Be Loved By You)last_img read more

Hairspray Tapped as Next NBC Live Telecast

first_imgWe can hear the bells…on NBC! The Peacock network may bring the 2002 Tony-winning musical Hairspray to the small screen as its 2016 live broadcast. According to multiple reports, the announcement was made by network honcho Bob Greenblatt at the Television Critics Association press tour.The musical event would be the most contemporary choice from executive producers Craig Zadan and Neil Meron, following their presentations of The Wiz, Peter Pan and The Sound of Music. The pair also produced the 2007 movie adaptation, which starred Nikki Blonsky and John Travolta.Based on the 1988 John Waters’ film of the same name, Hairspray follows plus-sized teenager Tracy Turnblad in 1960s Baltimore as she attempts to become a cast member of The Corny Collins Show, a popular local dance TV series. Tracy soon finds herself leading a civil rights campaign to integrate the show.Featuring music by Marc Shaiman, lyrics by Scott Wittman and Shaiman and a book by Mark O’Donnell and Thomas Meehan, the original Broadway production opened in August 2002 and ran for 2,642 performances. The Marissa Jaret Winokur and Harvey Fierstein-led show took home eight Tony Awards, including Best Musical. View Commentslast_img read more

Francis “Dee” Lozier

first_imgFrancis Dewayne “Dee” Lozier, 64, of Moores Hill, Indiana, passed away Thursday, October 27, 2016.He was born December 11, 1951 in Dearborn County, IN, son of the late Raymond Lozier and the late Lydia Gulley Lozier.Dee was a private man and enjoyed being at home. He loved to play golf, fish and play poker. He especially enjoyed playing cards and going to the casino with family.Surviving are children, Lora (Tim) Steele and Lonnie Lozier both of Milan, Indiana; sister, Gloria Leonard of Moores Hill, Indiana; grandchildren, Jessica and Kaycee Steele, Krystal & Amber Lozier, great-grandchildren, Kayden, Remmington and Aleah Steele.He was preceded in death by Father, Raymond Lozier, Mother, Lydia Lozier, siblings, Janie Leonard, Patty Widner and Danny Lozier.Friends will be received for a memorial visitation on Friday, November 4, 2016, 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm at the Rullman Hunger Funeral Home, Aurora, Indiana.Memorial services will be held at the Funeral Home, at 6:00 pm.Contributions may be made to defray Funeral Expenses. If unable to attend services, please call the office at (812) 926-1450 and we will notify the family of your donation with a card.Visit: www.rullmans.comlast_img read more

Building Improvement Grant applications open

first_imgBatesville, IN— The City of Batesville’s Building Improvement Grant (BIG) provides matching funds to small business owners wanting to renovate the exterior of their structure. This program is aligned with the City’s goals outlined in the Comprehensive Plan and promotes redevelopment and reinvestment in Batesville’s small business community.This matching grant program provides business owners an opportunity to receive up to $5,000 to finance direct costs associated with approved renovation activities.The program was launched in 2018 with initially four different grant cycles. In 2020, the program has been altered to include only two cycles for submissions. Those dates are February 29, 2020, and May 31, 2020. Applications will not be accepted after the May 31 deadline in 2020.So far, the program has assisted with funding projects such as Miss Shannon’s Music Studio, Giesting Financial, and Amack’s Well.Grant funds must be used for permanent exterior improvements and tenants must have authorization from the owner and have a minimum of two years remaining on their or lease or an option to renew to receive funding.Interested in applying or learning more information? Contact Economic Development Director Sarah Lamping at [email protected] or (812) 933-6113. Application instructions are available on the City’s website at by clicking on the Economic Development and then the Incentives tab and can be submitted at the Memorial Building or by contacting Lamping.last_img read more