The First Tee incorporates nine core values, including patience and sportsmanship, that every child should learn through. These are all taught on the greens. Join The First Tee to raise funds for the Woodbury branch so that they can continue to educate young golfers. Auction items include lodging for a family of four in Tuscany, a seven-day escape to Disney World and a wine wall. 612.730.8314.
Benefits & Fundraisers
The March for Babies is The March of Dimes' largest fundraiser of the year.
New Life Academy’s Gala and Auction is the school’s largest community event of the year. Immerse yourself in bidding wars, enjoy food samplings and support the students of New Life. Auction items include gift cards, sporting event tickets and vacation giveaways. All proceeds go towards initiatives of the academy. 651.459.4121.
The Woodbury Chorus and Orchestra showcases talented volunteer performers; it officially received a nonprofit status in 1992. Each performance invites its audience members to give free will offerings to help contribute to food shelves in areas where the group is performing. Since 1985, the group has received more than $386,500 in offerings. The Woodbury Chorus and Orchestra is also performing at St. Mark’s Lutheran Church in North St. Paul on March 30. Visit the website for more information. 651.738.3110.
Celebrate with the Woodbury Chamber of Commerce at its annual gala dinner. Bid on gifts in a silent and live auction and applaud honorees in Business of the Year, Citizen of the Year and Educator of the Year categories. Enjoy dinner and live entertainment. Check website for ticket prices. 651.578.0722.
Join Woodbury community members in a charity poker tournament to raise money for the Edwards family's medical bills. A no-limit Texas Hold 'Em poker tournament is the centerpiece of the fundraiser, with more than $1,700 in prizes to be awarded. Local salons and spas will be putting on an "express spa" featuring manicures, facials, chiropractic adjustments and more. A silent auction for local wines, gift cards and more will also take place. Space is limited in the poker play, so pre-registration is strongly encouraged.