Extra Life is an online grassroots movement working to save local kids through the power of play. From video games to board games, Extra Lifers raise money by asking friends and family to donate for each hour of the 24 they plan to spend gaming. For more information or to register, visit www.extra-life.org.
Extra Life GAME DAY: Saturday, November 3rd - Optional event for Extra Life gamers held at UF Health Jacksonville.
This optional LIVE 12 hour game-athon will start 9 a.m. Saturday morning through 9 p.m. Sunday. Participants will have an exclusive area to set up gaming equipment and supplies. Interested in joining the planning committee? Email ExtraLifeJax@gmail.com!
Join 96/1 WEJZ, 99.9 Gator Country WGNE, and the personal injury law firm of Harrell & Harrell for their 7th year of collecting toys for children spending the holidays at Wolfson Children's Hospital and UF Health Jacksonville. Drop off a new, unwrapped toy from November 12 through December 14 at the Harrell & Harrell offices at Sunbeam Rd. in Mandarin or Blanding Blvd on the Westside. Your gift will be used to help bring joy to a sick child that won't be spending Christmas at home this year.
Luminaries light up the streets of beautiful San Marco as runners take off during the 23rd Annual Festival of Lights 5K and Family Fun Run. The whole family can enjoy Holiday Magic festivities featuring horse drawn sleigh rides, a petting zoo, bounce houses, and a special visit from the jolliest racer of them all, Santa! Register at www.1stplacesports.com. If running isn't your thing but you still want to support, sign-up to volunteer!
Interested in sponsoring this year's event? Check out our 2018 Sponsorship Packet!
By day they are professional football players, coaches and managers but on the night of May 15th, your Jacksonville Jaguars will trade jerseys for aprons and become waiters for the 17th annual Medicine & Miracles Celebrity Dinner. This unique dining experience, hosted by Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals, raises funds and awareness for the pediatric programs at UF Health Jacksonville and Wolfson Children’s Hospital.
As a guest for the evening, you will be entertained at your table by your personal celebrity waiter fulfilling various fun and challenging requests to compete for your tip tickets. Awards will be given to the waiters for the Most Amusing, Clumsiest Waiter, Best Service and Tip Ticket Champion.