St. Charles Avenue’s Nonprofit Events Calendar

Updated as of November 24, 2021

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For any questions or concerns, email Editor Morgan Griffith at Morgan@MyNewOrleans.com.

 

October

October 14      Magic in the Moonlight, benefiting Botanical Garden at City Park, 504-483-9402, NewOrleansCityPark.com/botanical-garden/magic-in-the-moonlight

October 15       2021 Excelencia Gala, benefiting the Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of Louisiana, Business.hccl.biz/events/details/excelencia-gala 

October 16-17 & 23-24    Boo at the Zoo, benefiting Audubon Nature Institute, AudubonNatureInstitute.org 

October 20 & 27       YLC Wednesday at the Square, benefiting Young Leadership Council, 504-585-1500, YLCWATS.com

October 20       First Tee Golf Classic Sponsored by Walmart Presented by Bernard Seafood, benefiting First Tee, FirstTeeNola.org

October 20-24 Peek-a-Boo at the Zoo, benefiting Audubon Zoo and Children’s Hospital New Orleans, AudubonNatureInstitute.org/zoo

October 21       Southern Dominican Gala, Southern Dominican Province, USA, 504-837-2129 extension 8, OPSouth.org

October 21       Fifth annual Juliette Gordon Low Leadership Luncheon, benefiting Girl Scouts Louisiana East, one.bidpal.net/gsle21jgl 

October 21       Second Annual Games in the Gardens, benefiting Longue Vue House and Gardens, 504-293-4722, LongueVue.com

October 23       19th annual Louisiana Sporting Clays Classic, The Chartwell Center, 504-899-2478, TheChartwellCenter.salsalabs.org/LSCC2021

October 23      Vet Fest, benefiting the Women’s Guild of the New Orleans Opera Association, 504-258-9726, NolaVFW8973.org

October 25       31st annual New Orleans Invitational Golf Tournament, benefiting the National Kidney Foundation of Louisiana, 504-861-4500, KidneyLA.org

October 26      Benefit Dinner, benefiting Son of a Saint, SonOfASaint.org

October 27       Tree School Cocktail Reception, benefiting Friends of Jefferson the Beautiful, FriendsOfJeffersonTheBeautiful.org

October 27      Navigating Big Feelings, With Feeling: Integrating the Arts and Social-Emotional Learning in the Classroom, benefiting KID smART, 504-940-1994, KidSmart.org

October 28       Hancock Whitney Zoo-To-Do, benefiting Audubon Nature Institute, ZooToDo.org 

October 28      Crafts & Drafts, benefiting KID smART, 504-940-1994, KidSmart.org

October 29       26th annual Women of Substance Luncheon, benefiting Bridge House / Grace House, 504-821-7134, BridgeHouse.org/events/women-of-substance

October 29       Halloween Masquerade Ball, benefiting French Quarter Citizens, 504-588-2929, FrenchQuarterCitizens.org 

October 29      Fall Treequinox Fundraiser, benefiting Sustaining Our Urban Landscape (SOUL), 504-616-6888, SOULNOLA.org/treequinox

October 30       Deo Gratias, benefiting Saint Joseph Abbey and Seminary College, 985-867-2264, SaintJosephAbbey.com

 

November

November 4      American Cancer Society Honoree Ball, benefiting the American Cancer Society, ACSHonoreeBall.com

November 4     Celebrating The Kohlmaier Legacy!, benefiting Louisiana Museum Foundation, 504-558-0493; TheLMF.org

November 5     Gala Celebration, benefiting Jefferson Community Foundation, 504-264-1237, JeffersonCommunity.org 

November 5    Spirit of Charity Award Dinner, benefiting University Medical Center New Orleans – Spirit of Charity Foundation, 504-702-3113, UMCNO.org/foundation/spirit-of-charity-award

November 5–21        32nd annual New Orleans Film Festival, benefiting New Orleans Film Society, 504-309-6633, NewOrleansFilmFestival.org

November 6     CHAIRish the Children, benefiting Louisiana Children’s Museum, 504-266-2421, LCM.org/2020-chairish-the-children

November 6    Big Beat Gala, benefiting the New Orleans Jazz Orchestra, 504-371-5849, @NOJazzMarket

November 7     Ninth annual Moonlight and Miracles, benefiting Ochsner Health, Ochsner.org/moonlight

November 7     NOCTURNE XVIII, benefiting Musical Arts Society of New Orleans, 504-899-4826, MASNO.org

November 8    Curtain Call Ball, benefiting Le Petit Théâtre,504-522-2081, LePetitTheatre.com

November 10  One Night Only, benefiting YLC / WATS, YLCWATS.com

November 11   Judah Touro Society Award Reception, Touro Infirmary Foundation, 504-897-8435, Touro.com/jts

November 11  25th annual Prayer Breakfast, benefiting University of Holy Cross, 504-398-2206, bit.ly/UHCPrayerBreakfast

November 12-13      Supernova, benefiting Friends of Lafitte Greenway, LafitteGreenway.org/supernova

November 12   Odyssey Ball 2021 presented by First Horizon, benefiting New Orleans Museum of Art, 504-658-4121, NOMA.org/event/odyssey2021

November 12   Victory Ball: Celebrating Those Who Serve presented by Ray and Jessica Brandt Family Foundation, benefiting The National WWII Museum, 504-528-1944 extension 508, Victory-ball.org/home

November 12   Zoo-To-Do for Kids presented by Children’s Hospital New Orleans, benefiting Audubon Nature Institute, KidsZooToDo.org

November 13   March for Recovery, Bridge House / Grace House, 504-821-7134, BridgeHouse.org/events/march-for-recovery

November 13  FORESTival: A Celebration of Art and Nature, benefiting A Studio in the Woods, AStudioInTheWoods.org

November 14   New Orleans Kidney Walk, benefiting National Kidney Foundation of Louisiana, 504-861-4500, KidneyLA.org/kidney-walkFacebook.com/NKFLA

November 14   Boys Hope Girls Hope Golden Gala, benefiting Boys Hope Girls Hope, 504-484-7744, BHGHNola.org

November 17  Building Dreams, benefiting Eden House, 504-407-0943, EdenHouseNola.org

November 18   Historic Houses Society Gala, benefiting Hermann-Grima + Gallier Historic Houses, 504-274-0744, HGGHH.org

November 18   10th anniversary Sleep Out, benefiting Covenant House, 504-584-1141, NewOrleans.SleepOut.org

November 19   Just Say YAYA, benefiting YAYA (Young Aspirations Young Artists), 504-529-3306, YAYAINC.org

November 19   WYES Worlds of Hemingway Gala Auction 2021 presented by the Oscar J. Tolmas Charitable Trust, benefiting WYES-TV, 504-486-5511, WYES.org/events

November 24     Thanksgiving Breakfast, benefiting Hispanic Apostolate, 504-467-2550, ApostoladoHispano.org

November 25–January 2 Celebration in the Oaks, benefiting Friends of City Park, 504-483-9369, FriendsOfCityPark.com

November 30         Stake Out for Justice Patron Party, benefiting New Orleans Police and Justice Foundation, 504-236-5630, NOPJF.org

November 30     Galatoire’s Annual Christmas Auction, benefiting Covenant House, Patio Planters of the Vieux Carré and the Galatoire Foundation, Galatoires.com/events

November 30–December 3     Closet Tours, benefiting Dress for Success New Orleans, 504-891-4337, bidpal.net/closettours

 

December

December 2     Casino Night, benefiting Touro Infirmary Foundation, 504-897-8435, Touro.com/casino

December 2    Third annual Holiday Tree Lighting & Music Festival, benefiting Poydras Home, 504-897-0535, PoydrasHome.com

December 2       Cocktail Party at Cavan (invitation only), benefiting Innocence Project New Orleans, ip-no.org

December 3   Signature Chefs Auction, benefiting March of Dimes, SignatureChefs.org/NewOrleans2021

December 4       20th Anniversary Celebration, benefiting Innocence Project New Orleans, ip-no.org/support/upcoming-events

December 4    2021 Ladies of the Shield Holiday Home Tour,” benefiting Brother Martin High School, 504-284-6700, BrotherMartin.com/giving/ladies-of-the-shield

December 4     Ballo di Natale, benefiting the Elenian Club, 504-450-9443

December 4     Fourth annual Improvisations Gala, New Orleans Jazz Museum, NOLAJazzMuseum.org/gala

December 5     Eighth annual Latkes with a Twist, benefiting Jewish Children’s Regional Service, 504-828-6334, JCRS.org

December 6    WYES’ Season of Good Tastes, benefiting WYES, WYES.org/events

December 7     Fete de Noel, benefiting Ladies Leukemia League, 504-458-4288

December 7       La Puísima, benefiting Hispanic Apostolate, 504-467-2550, ApostoladoHispano.org

December 8       Stake Out for Justice, benefiting New Orleans Police and Justice Foundation, Inc, 504-558-9944, NOPJF.org

December 8       VIP Reception for the 2021 NOHHF Scholarship Program Fundraising Campaign (invitation-only), benefiting New Orleans Hispanic Heritage Foundation, 504-558-9944, NOHHF.org

December 9     Son of a Saint 2021 Annual Gala, benefiting Son of a Saint, 504-561-7508, SonOfASaint.org

December 11     Our Lady of Guadalupe Celebration, benefiting Hispanic Apostolate, 504-467-2550, ApostoladoHispano.org

December 11 8th annual Symposium: Revolution: The Haitian Revolution and its Impact on New Orleans, benefiting the Friends of the Cabildo, 504-523-3939, FriendsOfTheCabildo.org

December 11     Our Lady of Guadalupe Celebration, benefiting Pontchartrain Conservancy, ScienceForOurCoast.org/lights

December 11-12      47th annual Holiday Home Tour, benefiting the Preservation Resource Center of New Orleans, 504-581-7032, PRCNO.org

December 16     Tunes for Toys, benefiting the Trombone Shorty Foundation and the Gia Maione Prima Foundation in partnership with Warren Easton High School, TromboneShortyFoundation.org

December 17 & 20-23 Upturn Arts Camp, benefiting Upturn Arts, UpturnArts.org

December 17     Christmas Concert, benefiting Hispanic Apostolate, 504-467-2550, ApostoladoHispano.org

December 22   Home for the Holidays, benefiting the NOCCA Foundation, 504-940-2914, NOCCAFoundation.org

 

2022

January 8  NAMIWalks Greater New Orleans, benefiting NAMI New Orleans, 504-896-2345, NAMINewOrleans.com

January 14-15 You Night New Orleans, You Night Events, 877-591-5936, extension 3, YouNightEvents.com

January 15      O What a Night!, benefiting the Ogden Museum of Southern Art, 504-539-9616, OgdenMuseum.org

January 20       Drag Bingo sponsored by Bacardi, benefiting Dress for Success, bidpal.net/dfsnodragbingo

January 21-23    Emaus Retreat for Women, benefiting The Hispanic Apostolate, ApostoladoHispano.org

January 22         Prospect.5 Gala, benefiting Prospect New Orleans, Prospect5.org

January 24         French Quarter Business Association Annual Gala, 504-309-1423, Members.fqba.org/events/details/end-of-year-membership-event-2768

January 28 20th annual Celebration of Life Luncheon, benefiting Cancer Crusaders, 504-231-8476, CancerCrusadersLA.com 

February 4       City Stars Soiré, benefiting Junior Achievement, JAGNO.org

February 4       New Orleans Go Red for Women Luncheon, benefiting American Heart Association, 504-872-3500, NewOrleansGoRed.Heart.org

February 18 Black & White Gala, benefiting The Hispanic Apostolate of New Orleans, ApostoladoHispano.org

March 5, 12, 19 & 26   Health Fair, benefiting National Kidney Foundation of Louisiana, KidneyLA.org

March 10   World Kidney Day, benefiting benefiting National Kidney Foundation of Louisiana, KidneyLA.org

March 10 Cocktails for KID smART, benefiting KID smART, KidSmart.org

March 17 Paint the Town Green, benefiting Raintree Children and Family Services, RaintreeServices.org 

March 24   HeartGift Heroes Gold Tournament, benefiting HeartGift Louisiana, 504-676-4323, HeartGift.org

March 25 Volunteer Activists Awards Luncheon, benefiting St. Elizabeth’s Guild, 504-236-8720, StElizabethsGuild.org

March 27   Jewish Roots of Sports, benefiting Jewish Children’s Regional Services, 800-729-5277, JCRS.org

March 29   Mad Hatter’s Luncheon & Fashion Show, benefiting The Women’s Guild of the New Orleans Opera Association, 504-267-9534

April 1-2   Hogs for the Cause, benefiting Hogs for the Cause, HogsFest.org

April 2        Annual Gala, benefiting New Orleans Film Society, NewOrleansFilmSociety.org

April 8        Fred Mikill Memorial Golf Tournament, benefiting New Orleans Medical Mission Service, 504-392-1934, NOMMS.org

April 9        Salute to Angel Ball: 125 Years of Looking Back and Leading Forward, benefiting National Council of Jewish Women, GNO, 504-861-0044, NCJWNewOrleans.org

April 22      36th annual Fellows Gala, benefiting Louisiana Bar Foundation, 504-561-1046, RaisingTheBar.org/gala

April 26    48th annualPrix d’Elegance Luncheon and Fashion Show, benefiting Men and Women of Fashion / Ballet Resource And Volunteer Organization, 504-522-0996, NOBADance.com