Holiday Cheer Happy Hour @Blue Mesa (Addison)

We're combing our montly Blue Mesa happy hour with our annual HOLIDAY CHEER HAPPY HOUR Benefitting Seniors at Ashford Hall. Since 2007 we’ve helped provide a little Christmas cheer to the Seniors living at Ashford Hall in Irving.
Its holiday season friends, so this happy hour serves two purposes. First, it’s a great time to get everyone together to ease into the Thanksgiving weekend with all our Meetup friends, a couple of great drinks, and some delicious food! Second, we can participate in a very worthy cause - a fundraiser to help spread some Christmas Cheer to Seniors living at Ashford Hall Senior Center in Irving.

DONATIONS
We're asking for donations of $5 cash, or stuffed animals, games, playing cards, room decorations, large print activity books, photo frames, poinsettias, fleece blankets, board games, lotions, etc. for the Seniors at Ashford Hall. No food and nothing sharp items please (per Sr Center rules). We always need holiday gift bags too! We’ll go shopping on Black Friday to maximize your donations! Donations are OPTIONAL.

RANDOM ACTS OF KINDNESS
The Random Acts of Kindness Meetup visits Ashford Hall on the first Sunday of every month. All money collected will be used to provide a small gift to 200+ Seniors at their December 2nd visit. Your cash and/or gift donations will be collected at a check-in table at the restaurant. Several Meetup groups will be invited - it's OK to sign up with more than one group, we can figure out the final count. This is a great opportunity to meet new people while contributing to a great cause. Groups invited:
◦20 and 30 Somethings in Dallas – Awesome Stuff
◦DFW Bucket List
◦DFW Singles
◦Random Acts of Kindness
◦Urban Mosaic Groove

COME AND GO
Feel free to come later if 5:30 is too early for you. Or stay late with us, we've had Happy Hour extended until 8 pm for our event. Hope you will join us!

PRIOR EVENTS
Check out our previous SHARE THE HOLIDAY CHEER events – several groups were invited. Here are the Random Acts of Kindness links:

2007 Fundraiser at Gladen’s Bar & Lounge in Arlington

2007 Ashford Hall Gift Delivery

2008 Fundraiser at Duke’s Roadhouse in Addison

2008 Ashford Hall Gift Delivery

2009 Fundraiser at Duke’s Roadhouse in Addison

2009 Ashford Hall Gift Delivery

2010 Fundraiser at Sherlock’s in Arlington

2010 Ashford Hall Gift Delivery

2011 Ashford Hall Gift Delivery

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  • Bill

    I had a great time seeing everyone. Thanks to everyone who came!

    November 20, 2012

  • Dawn

    Record attendance for this monthly event - thanks for all your donations!

    November 20, 2012

  • Dawn

    Fabulous turnout - 100 folks - ya'll are awesome! We collected $411 plus 4 blankets, 6 Satin Hands gift packs, 4 photo frames, 1 Clue game, 1 decorative pillow, 2 lotions, 6 decks of cards, 2 pairs of scoks, 5 stressballs, 2 teddy bears, a 77 beanie baby collection and gift bags!

    1 · November 20, 2012

  • Bahar

    Sorry, all I'm stuck at work... Can't make it...

    November 19, 2012

  • A former member
    A former member

    Running late will be there around 6:45

    November 19, 2012

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