Host an Event

Step One: Review our Policies & Procedures

Before you start planning, take a look at our policies and procedures (PDF). They're designed to help your event be as successful as possible!

Step Two: Submit an Application

Once you have a good plan for your fundraising event, fill out an application (PDF) and send it to us for approval. If you have questions about completing the form, feel free to contact us.


What happens after we receive your application?

  • A committee within the Foundation reviews all event applications to ensure they will fulfill our policies and procedures.
  • Our Community Events manager will contact you within 5-7 business days after receiving the application.
  • We will work closely with you to make sure the event is a success. You'll get tips, ideas, spreadsheets, logos, and any other guidance you may need. You can also download our entire event planning packet (PDF).
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Need Ideas?

Check out our events calendar to see what's going on and to get inspired!

Packard Pages

Create a Packard Page for your event today!

Creating a personal web page is an easy way to share your story, watch your progress, and send thank you notes to supporters.

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