Steamboat briefs: Steamboat Dance group seeks sponsors for show
November 22, 2009
Steamboat Springs — The Steamboat Dance Theatre is seeking sponsors for its 38th annual concert. Sponsorships help the nonprofit group buy costumes and offset costs. Sponsorships are available at all levels and could include tickets to the performances, your logo on the concert poster, ads in the program and/or banners during the concert.
The Steamboat Dance Theatre is a volunteer organization where more than 100 dancers come together to create three evenings of entertainment. This year, the group is bringing back the Saturday afternoon matinee. The 38th Annual Steamboat Dance Concert is Feb. 25, 26 and 27 at the Steamboat Springs High School Auditorium. For more information about getting involved as a sponsor, call Deb Curd at 846-5696.
Mainstreet seeks sponsors for holiday Santa House
Mainstreet Steamboat Springs is seeking sponsors for the Santa House and Santa for Steamboat during the holiday season. The Santa House will be moved to the courthouse lawn in time for the Light Up the Night event held every year on the Friday after Thanksgiving. Santa will be available that evening at 6 p.m. If the funds are raised, Santa will be available to receive Christmas requests from good little children from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. every Saturday from Thanksgiving until the Saturday before Christmas. If you are interesting in helping to raise the $1,000 needed to sponsor Santa and his house, donations in any amount would be appreciated. All sponsors who donate more than $250 will be acknowledged at the Santa House and in a thank you ad after the Merry Mainstreet event.
Relay For Life recruiting for 5th annual event
The fifth annual Steamboat Relay For Life is gearing up for the event to be held July 23 and 24. Organizers are recruiting for these committee positions: team development, event co-chair, sponsorship co-chair, silent auction co-chair and survivor co-chair. If you would like more information about these committee opportunities, information on forming a team for the 2010 Relay or sponsorship opportunities, contact Susan McIntosh at firstname.lastname@example.org or 879-8831.
Routt County Holiday Wishes program nears
Routt County United Way is coordinating our community's annual effort to assist families and people in need during the holiday season. If you or someone you know could benefit from this program, or to get information about helping, call Routt County United Way at 879-5605.
Salvation Army seeks bell ringers after Thanksgiving
The annual Salvation Army Bell Ringing campaign will begin the day after Thanksgiving to help those in need in Routt County. Recruitment of volunteer bell ringers is beginning for the four weeks leading up to Christmas. Anyone who would like to volunteer should call Pat Zabel at 879-0233. All but 10 percent of the Salvation Army funds collected will be distributed to those in need by LIFT-UP of Routt County. For more information, call 870-0727.
Scarf sales to benefit breast cancer program
Pink scarves are on sale at Epilogue Book Co. benefiting the Yampa Valley Breast Cancer Awareness Program. The program provides funding for women in the Yampa Valley with little or no insurance who are fighting breast cancer. Donations also are accepted. Donations of hand-knit or crocheted scarves can be made at Epilogue or by calling Jo at 846-2627.