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If a nonprofit wants an upcoming fundraiser to be considered for a calendar listing, email information to nonprofit@PBN.com at least four weeks in advance of the event.
FISHIN’ WITH A MISSION
Primary Residential Mortgage Inc. will host an event for networking to raise money for Veteran Anglers Charters on Tuesday, July 23 at 5 p.m. at Blu, 20 Water St., East Greenwich. The event will feature complimentary appetizers, raffle prizes, live music, and a cash bar. Attendees should bring their business cards. Cost: bring a donation to support Veteran Anglers Charters, a nonprofit that offers free charter fishing trips to active duty, retired, wounded and recovering veterans and their families, providing recreational rehabilitation and therapeutic support. For more information, call (401) 265-5373, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
BEST OF RHODE ISLAND PARTY
Rhode Island Monthly will host a benefit to support Learn It to Earn It, an educational program providing underprivileged Rhode Island students with access to Broadway shows on Thursday, July 25 from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. at Providence Performing Arts Center, 220 Weybosset St., Providence. The event will feature unlimited Narragansett Beer and wine, plus two signature martinis and food provided by a variety of Rhode Island caterers and restaurants with live entertainment by the East Side Horns. A silent auction, raffle prizes and games will also be held. A pre-party will be held from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. with food and drink from a variety of R.I. vendors and food trucks, and a live a capella performance! Cost: $50 per person (includes pre-party). For more information and to purchase tickets, call (401) 421-2787 or visit www.ppacri.org.
CHARITY SOFTBALL TOURNAMENT
Children’s Wishes will host its second annual charity softball tournament on Saturday, July 27 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. at Dunnell Park, 500 Prospect St, Pawtucket. The tournament will feature division games with homerun derby and championship rounds, entertainment, food, music, and raffles. Free t-shirt for all participants. Competitive and recreational divisions. Ages 18 & up. Registration begins at 9 a.m. Registration deadline is Saturday, July 20. Cost: $250 team; $25 individual; $5 homerun derby entry. For more information and to register, call (401) 921-1300, or visit www.cwishesri.com .
Newport Polo will host its annual black tie charity gala on Friday, August 2 from 7 p.m. to midnight at the Rosecliff Mansion, 548 Bellevue Ave., Newport. The gala will feature a reception on the terrace and a seated gourmet dinner created by Blackstone in the gilded ballroom with live entertainment until midnight. Proceeds from the event will go to The Hope Fund for Cancer Research. Cost: $200 per person (includes cocktails, hors d’oeuvres, auction, dinner, and dancing); cocktail tickets; $75 per person (includes dessert, cocktails & dancing from 9:30 p.m. to midnight). For more information and to buy tickets, call (401) 787-1768 or visit www.nptpolo.com.
30th ANNIVERSARY GOLF TOURNAMENT
Providence Children’s Museum will hold its 30th anniversary Allen H. Chatterton Jr. Memorial Golf Tournament on Monday, August 5 beginning at 11:30 a.m. at Wannamoisett Country Club, 96 Hoyt Ave., Rumford. Golf registration begins at 11:30 AM with a shotgun start at 1:15 PM and prizes will be awarded for skill contests such as longest drive as well as for a betting hole – including the chance to win a luxury car for a hole-in-one. Cocktails and dinner begin at 6:00 PM, and the evening includes a live auction featuring rounds of golf at exclusive courses. Cost: Golf packages begin at $1,500; dinner only tickets $75 per person. All proceeds benefit Providence Children’s Museum. For more information and to register, call Sara Clarke at (401) 273-5437 ext. 121, email Clarke@ChildrenMuseum.org or visit www.ChildrenMuseum.org.