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Dine Out for Fairbanks! at 12:00 AM on 12/4/2016
Start Time: 12/4/2016 12:00:00 AM
Location: 1126 N Broadway Ave
Springfield, MO 65802
End Time: 12/11/2016 12:00:00 AM
Telephone: 4177201890
Email: thefairbanksinfo@gmail.com
Website: https://drive.google.com/open?id=0BxYMF
Dec 1 - 31: Qdoba (401 S Kimbrough) has agreed to participate for a month and will donate 10% of their sales. Be sure tell the cashier you’re supporting the cause to make sure that 10% of the proceeds will be donated to Drew Lewis Foundation At the Fairbanks. Operation hours are from 10:30am to 10pm. Dec 7: Pizza Hut (All 6 Springfield locations) has agreed to donate 10% of their day sales towards the project. Be sure to tell the cashier you’re supporting the cause to ensure that 10% of the proceeds will be donated to Drew Lewis Foundation At the Fairbanks. Operation hours are from 10am to 12am. Dec 8: Wendy’s (1312 W Kearney) has agreed to donate 30% of their day sales. In order to have one’s participation included in the qualifying sales, a flyer needs to be presented when ordering. Electronic copies are acceptable. Dine in, carry out, and drive thru orders qualify. Operation hours are 10am to 10pm. Dec 9: Dairy Queen (1411 W Kearney) has agreed to donate 20% of their day sales. Be sure tell the cashier you’re supporting the cause to make sure that 20% of the proceeds will be donated to Drew Lewis Foundation At the Fairbanks. Operation hours are from 10am to 10pm. Dec 9: Chipotle (1211 E St Louis & 3356 S. Campbell Ave., Springfield, MO 65807) has agreed to donate 50% of their day sales. Be sure tell the cashier you’re supporting the cause to make sure that 50% of the proceeds will be donated to Drew Lewis Foundation At the Fairbanks. Operation hours are from 10:45am to 10pm.
Saving For Retirement at 6:00 PM on 12/5/2016
Start Time: 12/5/2016 6:00:00 PM
Location: The Fairbanks
1126 North Broadway Avenue
Springfield, MO 65802
End Time: 12/5/2016 8:00:00 PM
Telephone: 417-829-4001
Email: mash@habitatspringfieldmo.org
Website: habitatspringfieldmo.org
Come learn why it is important to save for the future and how to get started with a savings plan, from Liz Trader and Lauren Corbel, from Regions Bank.

90 Ideas in 90 Minutes at 7:00 AM on 12/6/2016
Start Time: 12/6/2016 7:00:00 AM
Location: AMC Springfield 11 IMAX Theater
Springfield, MO
Nine local CEO’s will each share their 10 best ideas that can be immediately implemented to improve any business. These exceptional speakers will take the stage for 10 minutes each at the IMAX theater in Springfield. All 90 ideas will be summarized in a glossy, full-color magazine insert inside the Springfield Business Journal on December 12, 2016. Each speaker’s segment will also be captured and distributed in video by sbjLive. Join these dynamic leaders and Springfield Business Journal, the Regional Business Authority, for an unforgettable Power Breakfast.
Monthly Luncheon at 11:30 AM on 3/1/2016
Start Time: 3/1/2016 11:30:00 AM
Location: Springfield, MO
End Time: 3/1/2016 1:00:00 PM
Email: spmoawc@gmail.com
Website: http://awcspringfieldmo.org/
The Association of Women in Communications features a monthly speaker focusing on trends, tips, and ideas to increase the knowledge of the attendees to help further their career. Networking begins at 11:30am, followed by our program and lunch at noon. Please RSVP to spmoawc@gmail.com

Drive-Thru Dinner at 4:00 PM on 12/6/2016
Start Time: 12/6/2016 4:00:00 PM
Location: 1033 E. Walnut
Springfield, MO 65806
End Time: 12/6/2016 6:30:00 PM
Telephone: 417-831-2327
Email: lisa@childadvocacycenter.org
Website: www.childadvocacycenter.org
Back by popular demand – DRIVE-THRU DINNER - the Child Advocacy Center’s unique, delicious, and relaxing “best fundraiser ever”! Your dining options will include four gourmet meal selections (plus two kids’ options) prepared by the Traveling Chef. We’ll throw in some extra items to make your dining experience the best! A fun and festive atmosphere, with a little holiday music, will greet you when you pick up your dinner at the CAC on December 6. Here’s how it works: November 7-28 (or until we sell out): Order your meals at www.childadvoacycenter.org; select your entrée(s); identify your pick-up time; complete payment on-line. Before December 6: Decide your evening entertainment – music, a movie? Select your attire – we suggest comfy casual! December 6: Drive in to the CAC “Drive-thru Pick up Window” at your selected time and pick up your dinner. At home – set a formal table or set up the TV trays to enjoy a delicious dinner in the comfort of your own home with whomever you want!
Business By The Book at 11:30 AM on 10/5/2016
Start Time: 10/5/2016 11:30:00 AM
Location: Springfield, MO
End Time: 10/5/2016 1:00:00 PM
Christian Business Networking Group
Holiday Party & Young Professional of the Year Presentation at 5:00 PM on 12/8/2016
Start Time: 12/8/2016 5:00:00 PM
Location: Veridian Events
309 South Ave
Springfield, MO 65806
Celebrate the end of the year and 2016 holiday season with Network members and their guests as we gather for a great time at Veridian Events! Our annual holiday party features great food, delicious drinks, and a check presentation to our 2016 nonprofit partner Abilities First. Members will have one last chance to support Abilities First with the purchase of raffle tickets for a variety of awesome prizes. We'll also be recognizing the finalists for the 2016 Young Professional of the Year award and announcing the recipient! It's an end of year wrap up you won't want to miss!

The CoxHealth Foundation’s Wrap It Up- Holiday Celebration and Auction at 6:00 PM on 12/8/2016
Start Time: 12/8/2016 6:00:00 PM
Location: Ramada Oasis Convention Center Grand Ballroom, Springfield, Missouri
Springfield, MO
End Time: 12/8/2016 8:30:00 PM
Telephone: 417-269-7150
Email: lisa.alexander@coxhealth.com
Website: https://www.coxhealthfoundation.com/event/wrap/

The Ebanjolists Live at 7:00 PM on 9/29/2016
Start Time: 9/29/2016 7:00:00 PM
Location: 507 W Walnut St
End Time: 9/29/2016 9:00:00 PM
Telephone: 4175014674
Website: www.missourispirits.com
Every Thursday The Ebanjolists join us for some of the best bluegrass anywhere!

Christmas Extravaganza at 5:30 PM on 12/9/2016
Start Time: 12/9/2016 5:30:00 PM
Location: Bass Pro White River Conference Center
Springfield, MO
The Arc of the Ozarks will be hosting Christmas Extravaganza on Friday, December 9th at the Bass Pro White River Conference Center. This holiday event is a dinner and auction to benefit Rivendale. Rivendale is a private school and autism center offering a full day, 12 month program for learners ages 2-21. The school focuses on students with learning disabilities, emotional disabilities and autism. Entertainment will be provided by The Wings of Swing Big Band and the Emcee will be Ned Reynolds.

Buddy the Elf Breakfast & Movie to benefit Isabel's House! at 9:00 AM on 12/10/2016
Start Time: 12/10/2016 9:00:00 AM
Location: The Moxie Cinema
305 S Campbell Ave #101
Springfield, MO 65806
End Time: 12/10/2016 12:00:00 PM
Telephone: 4178652273
Email: laurad@isabelshouse.org
Website: http://bit.ly/elftix
Don't be a "cotton-headed ninny-muggins," get your tickets today and join us on Saturday, December 10th at 9am for Breakfast and a special showing of “Elf” at The Moxie Cinema to benefit Isabel’s House! Escape to the magical world of Buddy the Elf with a themed breakfast before the show. It’s fun for the whole family, and PJs and/or costumes are encouraged! Plus, we’ve got your whole day planned for you. First, breakfast and a movie for an amazing cause. Then, head over to the square and claim a front-row seat for this year’s downtown Christmas Parade. Finally, head out to Southminister Presbyterian at 4pm for the Holiday Harmony Benefit Concert by the Springfield Metro Chorus! Spread some cheer – get your Buddy The Elf Breakfast tickets today at http://bit.ly/elftix!
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