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ABOVE: We list numerous charity events and fundraisers all over Indiana on this page, such as the Race for the Cure® at Military Park to benefit the Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation (pictured above), and many others. If your fundraising event is not listed on this page, send us the information! AroundIndy.com staff photo, © 2016, all rights reserved.

Upcoming Events

Listed in order by date and time from today forward.

Saturday, September 24, 2016, 8:00 AM.
Greater Indianapolis O2 breathe 10K, 5K, & Fun Walk.

A fundraising event to help support those affected by pulmonary hypertension (PH), help fund research, provide support and education for the PH community. 8-11 AM. $25 walkers; $35 runners (under 12 free). Info: 855-932-7255.
Location: West Park, 2700 West 116th Street, Carmel, Hamilton County.
O2breathe.org/Indiana16 [Ref #708959]

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Saturday, September 24, 2016, 8:00 AM.
Teal Ribbon Ovarian Cancer Run/Walk at City Market.

A fundraising event to benefit Ovar'coming Together, Indiana's nonprofit resource and education organization for ovarian cancer. See Web site for details. 8-11 AM. Info: 317-925-6643.
Location: Indianapolis City Market, 222 East Market Street, Indianapolis, Marion County.
bit.ly/29MyncH [Ref #721477]

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Saturday, September 24, 2016, 8:30 AM.
St. Jude Walk and Run to End Childhood Cancer in Indianapolis.

A family-friendly fundraising event on the lawn in front of the State Museum to benefit St. Jude Children's Research Hospital. $10 registration fee (under 6 free). Info: 317-715-4100.
Location: Indiana State Museum, 650 West Washington Street, Indianapolis, Marion County.
bit.ly/2aljODZ [Ref #721969]

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Saturday, September 24, 2016, 4:00 PM.
Indiana AIDS Walk in the Herron-Morton Place Neighborhood.

A fundraising event to raise money for the Gregory R. Powers Direct Emergency Financial Assistance (DEFA) Fund. Register at 3:30 PM, walk 4-6 PM. Info: 317-630-1805.
Location: Herron-Morton Place Neighborhood, 22nd and Talbott Streets, Indianapolis, Marion County.
indianaaidswalk.org/ [Ref #711707]

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Saturday, September 24, 2016, 6:00 PM.
'1 Block at a Time' Benefit Gala in Fishers.

A fundraising event for Mission Haiti Medical with buffet, live and silent auctions, and the Hunter Smith Band. 6-10 PM. $20-$60. Info: 317-417-8505.
Location: Hawthorns Golf and Country Club, 12255 Club Point Drive, Fishers, Hamilton County.
missionhaitimedical.org/2016benefitgala/ [Ref #723392]

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Sunday, September 25, 2016, 9:00 AM.
4th Annual 'Free to Breathe' Run and Walk at Fort Harrison State Park.

A fundraising event to benefit the American Lung Association. Register at 9 AM, opening rally at 10 AM, Tot Trot at 10:25 AM, 5K at 10:30 AM, 1-mile walk at 10:35 AM. Silent auction and awards. $15-$30. Info: 608-828-8852.
Location: Fort Harrison State Park, 6000 North Post Road, Indianapolis, Marion County.
bit.ly/2aSwE3f [Ref #722954]

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Wednesday, September 28, 2016, 6:00 PM.
'Farm to Fork' Charity Event at the Omni Severin Hotel.

This event showcases local farmers & produce in a 4-course meal. All proceeds will be donated to Second Helpings, a nonprofit that aids with feeding the hungry. June 22, July 27, Aug. 24, Sept. 28, Oct. 26: 6-8:30 PM. $49. Info: 317-634-6664.
Location: Omni Severin Hotel, 40 West Jackson Place, Indianapolis, Marion County.
bit.ly/29jqFD1 [Ref #721132]

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Friday, September 30, 2016, 8:00 AM.
48th Annual Cataract VFD Bean Dinner Festival.

A 3-day festival with crafts, tool and antique vendors, ham and bean dinners, and more. Sept. 30 to Oct. 2: hours and activities vary daily. Free admission (paid parking). Info: 765-795-4022.
Location: Bean Dinner Festival, Downtown, Cataract, Owen County.
freewebs.com/cataractvfd [Ref #676686]

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Friday, September 30, 2016, 5:00 PM.
Strike Out Stigma Bowl-a-Thon at the Woodland Bowling Center.

A fundraising event to benefit the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) Indiana, an organization that seeks to provide mental illness services to the community. 5-9 PM. Info: 317-925-9399.
Location: Woodland Bowl, 3421 East 96th Street, Indianapolis, Marion County.
strikeoutstigma.com/ [Ref #723766]

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Saturday, October 1, 2016, 8:00 AM.
48th Annual Cataract VFD Bean Dinner Festival.

A 3-day festival with crafts, tool and antique vendors, ham and bean dinners, and more. Sept. 30 to Oct. 2: hours and activities vary daily. Free admission (paid parking). Info: 765-795-4022.
Location: Bean Dinner Festival, Downtown, Cataract, Owen County.
freewebs.com/cataractvfd [Ref #676687]

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Saturday, October 1, 2016, 11:00 AM.
'Walk to End Lupus Now' at Military Park.

A fundraising event for Lupus Indiana, 11 AM to 3 PM, to raise money for lupus research, increase awareness of lupus, and rally public support for those affected by Lupus. Free admission. Info: 800-948-8806.
Location: Military Park, 601 West New York Street, Indianapolis, Marion County.
bit.ly/1tkwGaj [Ref #715950]

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Saturday, October 1, 2016, 4:00 PM.
Festiv-ALE Charity Event at the Pan Am Pavilion.

A wine and beer festival to benefit the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation. Over 100 local brews, 50 different wine labels and good food. Silent auction, selfie station, games, live music, and more. 4-8 PM. $55-$75. Info: 317-202-9210.
Location: Pan Am Pavilion, 201 South Capitol Avenue, Indianapolis, Marion County.
bit.ly/2cydvqw [Ref #723760]

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Saturday, October 1, 2016, 5:30 PM.
CNO's Harvest Hog Roast at Tyner Pond Farm.

A farm-to-fork 100% local dinner celebrating the fall season and the beautiful bounty of Indiana food, an informal kid-friendly affair on a farm (dress accordingly). 5:30-8:30 PM. $7-$50. Info: 888-319-7402.
Location: Tyner Pond Farm, 7408 E County Rd 200 South, Greenfield, Hancock County.
bit.ly/2brrMlY [Ref #723565]

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Saturday, October 1, 2016, 6:00 PM.
'Hoops and Heroes' Charity Basketball Game at Marian University.

A fundraising event to benefit The Julian Center featuring IMPD vs. Indianapolis Fire Department. Pacers Fan Van, Boomer, Freddy Fever, DJ Zakk, and more. $5, under 13 free. Info: 317-941-2206.
Location: Marian University, 3200 Cold Spring Road, Indianapolis, Marion County.
juliancenter.org/HOOPS [Ref #723635]

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Saturday, October 1, 2016, 6:00 PM.
Annual Hair Ball at the Delaware Township Community Center in Fishers.

A pirate-themed fundraising event for Spay-Neuter Services of Indiana with an evening of dinner, dancing, music, silent and live auctions, and more. 6-11 PM. $45-$60 (10-pack $400). Info: 317-762-0912.
Location: Delaware Township Community Center in Fishers, 9094 East 131st Street, Fishers, Hamilton County.
indyhairball.org/ [Ref #722282]

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Sunday, October 2, 2016, 8:00 AM.
48th Annual Cataract VFD Bean Dinner Festival.

A 3-day festival with crafts, tool and antique vendors, ham and bean dinners, and more. Sept. 30 to Oct. 2: hours and activities vary daily. Free admission (paid parking). Info: 765-795-4022.
Location: Bean Dinner Festival, Downtown, Cataract, Owen County.
freewebs.com/cataractvfd [Ref #676688]

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Sunday, October 2, 2016, 9:00 AM.
JDRF One Walk at Victory Field.

A fundraising event for the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation to support T1D research. Free admission (fundraising and donations encouraged). Info: 317-308-4925.
Location: Victory Field, 501 West Maryland Street, Indianapolis, Marion County.
walk.jdrf.org/ [Ref #721141]

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Sunday, October 2, 2016, 12:30 PM.
Indy K9 Cancer Walk at White River State Park.

A fundraising event to benefit canine cancer research, presented by Morris Animal Foundation. Register at 12:30 PM, walk at 1:30 PM. $30, $15 children. Info: 303-708-3435.
Location: White River State Park, 801 West Washington Street, Indianapolis, Marion County.
morrisanimalfoundation.org/indywalk [Ref #723773]

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Thursday, October 6, 2016, 6:00 PM.
Safe Families for Children Annual 'Shine Like Stars' Gala in Fishers.

A fundraising event for Safe Families for Children with hors d'oeuvres, dinner, silent and live auctions, and more. $75 ($600 tables of 8). Info: 317-460-0728.
Location: Forum Conference and Events Center, 11313 USA Parkway, Fishers, Hamilton County.
safein16.auction-bid.org/ [Ref #724530]

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Saturday, October 8, 2016, 8:00 AM.
Super Run 5K at Eagle Creek Park.

The Super Run is a national series of 5K running events that partners with non-profit organizations to put on superhero themed events to help raise funds and awareness for their cause. 8-11 AM. $25-$45. Info: 856-777-8737.
Location: Eagle Creek Park, 7800 Eagle Beach Drive, Indianapolis, Marion County.
bit.ly/29huPvZ [Ref #721129]

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Saturday, October 8, 2016, 9:00 AM.
Buddy Walk 2016 at White River State Park.

A fundraising event at Celebration Plaza to benefit Down Syndrome Indiana programs and services and help promote acceptance and inclusion of people with Down Syndrome. 9 AM to 3 PM. Free admission. Info: 317-925-7617.
Location: White River State Park, 801 West Washington Street, Indianapolis, Marion County.
dsindiana.org/buddywalk.php [Ref #715656]

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Saturday, October 8, 2016, 11:00 AM.
Soup Stew Chili and Brew Festival in Madison.

A one-day fundraiser for many area non-profits featuring good food, fun activities, live music, shopping, and beer and wine gardens. 11 AM to 5 PM. Free admission. Info: 812-265-3135.
Location: Soup Stew Chili and Brew Festival, Main Street, Madison, Jefferson County.
madisonsoupstew.com/ [Ref #715952]

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Saturday, October 8, 2016, 6:00 PM.
Trivia Night at Harrison Center for the Arts.

A trivia night to benefit the St. Roch Foundation for Dogs. $175 per table includes seating, participation, dinner and one round of drinks for 8 people. Cash prize for the winning team. Info: 317-289-5109.
Location: Harrison Center for the Arts, 1505 North Delaware Street, Indianapolis, Marion County.
strochfoundation.com/events [Ref #723831]

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Saturday, October 8, 2016, 6:00 PM.
CoburnFest 2016 at the Lucas Estate in Carmel.

A fundraising event to benefit Coburn Place. Explore, dance, get your shop on, nosh on delicious food, and toast the evening at the open bar. 6-10 PM. $135. Info: 317-923-5750.
Location: Lucas Estate, 1143 West 116th Street, Carmel, Hamilton County.
coburnplace.org/ [Ref #723641]

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Friday, October 14, 2016, 5:00 PM.
'Mardi on Mass' Charity Event at the Art Bank.

A one-day fundraising event for the Little Wish Foundation, with a New Orleans-style shrimp boil, andouille sausage sandwiches, live music, cash bar, and more. Ages 21+ only. 5-10 PM in the parking lot. $20-$25. Info: 317-771-2217.
Location: Art Bank, 811 Massachusetts Avenue, Indianapolis, Marion County.
littlewishfoundation.org/ [Ref #724437]

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Friday, October 14, 2016, 7:00 PM.
3rd Annual 'Night with the Network' Fundraiser at Crane Bay Event Center.

A fundraiser to benefit Domestic Violence Network (DVN) with local food tastings, craft beer and wine, cigar bar and bourbon, an extensive silent auction, and VIP hour with Verizon IndyCar owner Ed Carpenter. 7-10 PM. $75. Info: 317-989-9804.
Location: Crane Bay Event Center, 551 West Merrill Street, Indianapolis, Marion County.
bit.ly/29Xz4v2 [Ref #721822]

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Saturday, October 15, 2016, 8:00 AM.
'Coats for Kids' Distribution at the State Fairgrounds.

In the Elements Financial Blue Ribbon Pavilion, 8 AM to 2 PM. Free admission. Info: 317-927-7500.
Location: Indiana State Fairgrounds, 1202 East 38th Street, Indianapolis, Marion County.
salvationarmyindiana.org/ [Ref #724410]

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Saturday, October 15, 2016, 9:00 AM.
Trinity Free Clinic 5K 'Run for Wellness' in Carmel.

A fundraising event for Trinity Free Clinic with indoor waiting, DJ, post-race refreshments, family entertainment, over 80 prizes, and more. $25-100 by registration date, group size. Info: 317-819-0772.
Location: Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Church, 14596 Oak Ridge Road, Carmel, Hamilton County.
bit.ly/2beHJ0W [Ref #723032]

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Monday, October 17, 2016, 10:00 AM.
LUNG FORCE Walk and Charity Event in Carmel.

A fundraising event for the American Lung Association to raise awareness and funds to fight against lung cancer and for lung health. Free admission. Info: 317-210-8554.
Location: Village of West Clay, 12884 Broad Street, Carmel, Hamilton County.
lungforce.org/walk [Ref #708953]

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Friday, October 21, 2016, 7:30 PM.
4th Annual Concert for Amethyst House at Buskirk-Chumley Theatre in Bloomington.

A fundraising event for the Amethyst House featuring a live music performance by Greg Brown with special guest Bo Ramsey. $25-$80. Info: 812-323-3020.
Location: Buskirk-Chumley Theatre, 114 East Kirkwood Avenue, Bloomington, Monroe County.
bit.ly/2ctxrXz [Ref #723825]

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Friday, October 21, 2016, 10:00 PM.
'Taste After Dark' Charity Event at D'Amore in Downtown Indianapolis.

A fundraising event for the Ronald McDonald House Charities of Central Indiana. Ages 21+ only. $40 for signature drink, wine tasting, live DJ, and food. 10 PM to midnight. Info: 317-267-0605.
Location: D'Amore, 111 Monument Circle, Indianapolis, Marion County.
rmhccin.org/events/tasteafterdark/ [Ref #723970]

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Wednesday, October 26, 2016, 6:00 PM.
'Farm to Fork' Charity Event at the Omni Severin Hotel.

This event showcases local farmers & produce in a 4-course meal. All proceeds will be donated to Second Helpings, a nonprofit that aids with feeding the hungry. June 22, July 27, Aug. 24, Sept. 28, Oct. 26: 6-8:30 PM. $49. Info: 317-634-6664.
Location: Omni Severin Hotel, 40 West Jackson Place, Indianapolis, Marion County.
bit.ly/29jqFD1 [Ref #721133]

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Saturday, October 29, 2016, 6:00 PM.
'Steak'n, Bake'n, Raffle' at the Hancock County Fairgrounds.

A fundraising event in the Exhibit Hall for humanitarian services in Hancock County, sponsored by the Rotary Club, with steak dinner, 50/50 raffles, wine and beer, snacks and refreshments, games, music and dancing. Ages 21+ only. 6-10 PM. $35-$40. Info: 3.
Location: Hancock County Fairgrounds, 620 North Apple Street, Greenfield, Hancock County.
bit.ly/2bfD9y0 [Ref #723176]

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Thursday, November 3, 2016, 6:00 PM.
INHP Trivia Night at Ivy Tech Community College.

A fundraising event to benefit INHP with a trivia game, dinner, beer, wine, prizes and more. $25-$150. Info: 317-610-4642.
Location: Ivy Tech Community College, 2820 North Meridian Street, Indianapolis, Marion County.
give.inhp.org/events [Ref #721823]

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Friday, November 4, 2016, 6:00 PM.
'Rock and Roll Raise the Woof' Charity Event in Plainfield.

A fundraising event for Misty Eyes Animal Center. Good food, silent auction, dancing, and heartwarming stories of animal adoption. Attire: Business Casual. 6-10 PM. $60 ($450 table of 8). Info: 317-386-3525.
Location: The Palms Banquet and Conference Center, 2353 Perry Road, Plainfield, Hendricks County.
mistyeyes.org/ [Ref #723255]

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Saturday, November 5, 2016, 11:00 AM.
Indy Donut Festival at The Speak Easy in Broad Ripple.

A benefit for the American Cancer Society where you can sample great coffee and donuts (five donut companies present). Music, donut-themed activities, and more. 11 AM to 1 PM. $10-$40 ($65 4-pack general admission). Info: 800-227-2345.
Location: The Speak Easy, 5255 Winthrop Avenue, Indianapolis, Marion County.
indydonutfestival.com/ [Ref #723564]

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Thursday, November 17, 2016, 6:30 PM.
Firestone 'Evening of Giving' at the Indianapolis Artsgarden.

A fundraising event to benefit the Children's Wish Fund and Racing for Corey, with live music by Bluewater Kings Band, live and silent auctions, cash bar, and more. 6:30-10:30 PM. $125. Info: 317-356-7279.
Location: Indianapolis Artsgarden, 110 West Washington Street, Indianapolis, Marion County.
bit.ly/2cHFqmf [Ref #724552]

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Thursday, November 24, 2016, 9:00 AM.
14th Annual Drumstick Dash Charity Event in Broad Ripple.

A fundraising event for Wheeler Mission Ministries. Lil Gobblers Run, 2.75 and 4.5 mile runs, My Yellow Rickshaw music at start line, swag bag, Starbucks coffee, post-race snacks and beverages, and more. No pets. Pricing varies. Info: 317-637-2916.
Location: Drumstick Dash, Broad Ripple Village, Indianapolis, Marion County.
drumstickdash.org/ [Ref #715343]

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Sunday, December 18, 2016, 9:00 AM.
6th Annual Santa Hustle 5K and Half Marathon at Lucas Oil Stadium.

Begins and ends at Lucas Oil Stadium. Complete the course to receive a finishers medal. Custom medals to top male and female finishers in each age group. $37.50-$72.50. Info: 847-829-4536.
Location: Lucas Oil Stadium, 500 South Capitol Avenue, Indianapolis, Marion County.
santahustle.com/indianapolis/ [Ref #721099]

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Thursday, April 20, 2017, 5:00 PM.
Women's Enrichment Series at the Indianapolis Propylaeum.

The Marilyn K. Glick Women's Enrichment Series will feature a lecture by federal judge Sarah Evans Barker. $40-$75. Info: 317-638-7881.
Location: Indianapolis Propylaeum, 1410 North Delaware Street, Indianapolis, Marion County.
propindy.org/happenings [Ref #723658]

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Saturday, April 29, 2017, 10:30 AM.
14th Annual Indy Mutt Strut at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway.

A fundraising event for the Humane Society of Indianapolis with a variety of activities throughout the day. 10:30 AM to 3 PM. Info: 317-875-6888.
Location: Indianapolis Motor Speedway, 4790 West 16th Street, Indianapolis, Marion County.
indymuttstrut.org/ [Ref #723702]

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