Third Annual Golf Outing!

Join us for a day of fun at the LYNX Golf Course!  This year we will be partnering up with the “2nd annual Stone Man Open” to create a truly spectacular golf experience as well as present the opportunity to help make children with cancer, and other illnesses, SMILE!photo (1)

Click the “Golf Outing form 2014″ link to download a copy of the registration form for the third annual golf outing benefiting Making Smiles for Hope. Credit payments can be made securely through PayPal by clicking the “Donate” button to the right.

Golf Outing form 2014

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Second Annual Mustache Masquerade

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The second annual Mustache Masquerade will feature live Michigan based music, fun mustache themed games, and a one of a kind mustache competition!

The event will take place at the Stache Lounge inside the Intersection.

The Stache is located at:
 133 Grandville Ave SW
Grand Rapids, Michigan 49503

 

Tickets to attend the event are $12 in advance and $15 the day of.

Doors open at 6:00 and the music and fun begins shortly after!

All of the funds raised will come right back to Making Smiles for Hope.

This event is open to everyone. There is a $5 donation minimum to enter the mustache competition and there will be trophies and prizes for the best of the best!

Competition Categories Include (same as last year):

Au’stachurale
The real deal. All facial hair included. Au’naturale

Mustachquerade
The mask and stache combo. Masquerade ball worthy. Avant-garde.

Pseudostache
Create your own stache. No hair needed to win. Creativity encouraged.

Live entertainment for the night will be donated by

SNITS
F.O.C.K.S
FLASHCLASH

So please join us for a night of fun while supporting a great cause!!

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Spring Workshop!

Bring your friends and family to our fun workshop! We will be making fun stuff to donate to children with cancer, and other illnesses to help make them SMILE! The workshop is located at the Bistro Bella Vita downtown Grand Rapids, MI. We will have refreshments and snacks for everyone. Please bring as many people as you would like, the more the merrier! We are in need of the following supplies if you are interested in donating*:IMG_1534

Headbands
Hats
Fake Flowers
Gems
Buttons
Foam Stickers
Felt
Pipe Cleaners
Googly Eyes
Glue Sticks
Glue Guns
Scissors
Extension Cords

*Please note that all supplies must be NEW due to the fact that they are being donated to sick children. *

When: Sunday, March 2, 2014 from 11 a.m. to 3p.m.
Where: Bistro Bella Vita
44 Grandville Ave SW
Grand Rapids, MI 49503

We look forward to seeing you at our workshop!! Please feel free to contact us with any questions you have. (Children under 13 years of age must be supervised by an adult)

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Stocking Stuffer Supply Drive

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Making Smiles for Hope is a non-profit organization that makes children with cancer and other illnesses SMILE! We hold monthly workshops where we decorate such things as hats, headbands, visors, Halloween costumes, stockings, and what ever else our creative volunteers can think of!

This month we are holding our annual Stocking Stuffer Drive and could use your help. We are collecting items to fill stockings that will be donated to the sick children at the Helen DeVos Children’s Hospital in Grand Rapids, MI. We are looking for anything that might make a child (ages 1 month to 18 years) smile, and also fits into a stocking! The following NEW items are acceptable:

  • Candy
  • Toys
  • Socks
  • Gift Cards
  • Art Supplies
  • Hygiene Products (toothbrush, soap, lotion)
  • Coloring Books
  • Books
  • Games
  • Gloves, Mittens, Hats, and Scarves
  • Hair Accessories
  • Jewelry
  • and any thing that you can think of and also fits into a stocking!

We will need your help to put all the stuff in the stockings so please join us at our workshops! This year we will have two Stocking Stuffer workshops and everyone is welcome!

Saturday, December 14th 2013
Bistro Bella Vita
44 Grandville Ave SW
Grand Rapids, MI 49503
 
Sunday, December 15th 2013
Spectrum Health Butterworth Campus
Conference Rooms 1710E and 1710F
100 Michigan St NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49503

 

Donation drop off locations will be posted within the next few days so please check back.

 

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Karaoke Roulette

We are excited to announce that we will be hosting another…….

Karaoke Fund Raisers 

When:        Wednesday, October 30th 2013
        @ 8pm
      Where:        Last Chance Tavern and Grill
                             1132 Burton St SE. Grand Rapids, MI
 
What is a karaoke fund raiser you say…..Want to sing a song? Donate a dollar…Want to make your friends sing? Simply donate $5 to make them sing a song of your choice…Are you NOT willing to sing the song your friend put in for you? Donate more to not sing!!!That’s where the bidding begins…The highest bidder makes the call to sing or not sing, either way the children win!!Come join us for a night of butchering history’s best music while supporting a great cause. 
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Second Annual Golf Outing

Mark your calendars for the Second Annual Golf Outing Scramble!

When:    Saturday, June 8th 2013
Where:  Western Greens Golf Course
…………….2475 Johnson St
…………….Marne, MI 49435
Time:     Registration opens @ 1:30
…………….Shotgun Start @ 2:30

$50 per person includes: 18 holes, cart, dinner, & tournament prizes. For an additional $10 donation you will receive a t-shirt! Payment is due at time of registration.

Join us for a day of fun at the Western Greens Golf Course. This tournament will create a truly spectacular golf experience as well as present the opportunity to help make sick children SMILE!! .

Click the link below to print the golfer registration form
Golfer registration form 2013

If you can’t make it to the event, but still want to show your support, you have options! You can sponsor one of the 18 holes for only $50, just click the link below for more info Sponsor form 2013
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You can donate items to be raffled off at the event, just send us an email and we can figure out the details

Mail all forms to 1250 Fulton St E Grand Rapids, MI 49503 (Only checks through the mail please). You will be notified by email when your form and payment have been received

Questions? Contact us at MakingSmilesforHope@gmail.com

Please Make Checks Payable to Making Smiles for Hope

We are a 501(c)3 in the state of Michigan. Tax exempt # 45-4808371

 

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Mustache Masquerade

We had fun promoting with TownSquare media! Check out our interview with Andy and Dave! A BIG THANKS to Dustin and 98.7 WFGR for making this happen!


http://wfgr.com/making-smiles-for-hope/

The Mustache Masquerade will include live local music, fun mustache themed games, and a one of a kind mustache competition! All of the funds raised will come right back to Making Smiles for Hope. This competition is open to everyone 21 and up and there is a $5 registration donation minimum to enter the competition. Trophies and prizes will be given to the best of the best!

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We are a 501(c)3 in the state of Michigan. Tax exempt # 45-4808371.

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