Tag: SunBird Kare Bears

Kare Bears are ready to rock and roll in 2019-2020

Nancy Eckstein, representing the HOA, President Juanita Harbut and Jack Cooper, representing the SunBird Golf Course.

We are very excited about the upcoming year, starting in October! Mark your calendars for the following major fundraising events: Kare Bear Fair – Nov. 2, 8:00 a.m. to noon Kare Bear Fair – Dec. 7, 8:00 a.m. to noon Fashion Show – Jan. 31, 2020, 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Kare Bear Fair –…

Thank you, all, from the Kare Bears!

To all SunBird Community residents who have supported the Kare Bear projects this year, thank you! The following list of Kare Bears donations for 2019 is a result of our volunteers’ hard work and the community’s gracious and generous participation. Hamilton Leo’s (gift card) – $100.00 Clothes Cabin – $600.00 My Sister Place – $600.00…

Kare Bears Corner

Kare Bears fundraiser was a huge success Barb Dunbar A huge shout-out to our SunBird residents for supporting our Kare Bears at our major fundraiser for the year! We sold every ticket to the Randy Linder’s tribute band of Creedence Clearwater Revival. We’ve heard a lot of positive comments, and we couldn’t have done it…

News From the Kare Bears

Rosie VanderVeen The new year is upon us! What will 2019 bring? Thank you, SunBird residents! The Credence Clearwater Revival Tribute Band performances completely sold out! This musical event was a first for the Kare Bears, and under Barb Dunbar’s excellent direction and coordination, a great success. The Christmas luncheon in December was a great…

Kare Bears present CCR tribute band January 22

Rosie VanderVeen We are elated at the opportunity to present Creedence Revelation featuring Randy Linder, the premier Creedence Clearwater Revival tribute in the SunBird Ballroom on January 22, 2019. The response has been overwhelming! Tickets to the 7:00 p.m. performance were sold in 30 minutes, and a matinee performance has been offered at 3:00 p.m.…

Christmas celebrates comfort of community

Rosie  VanderVeen The first Kare Bear meeting of the season took place on October 17 as we welcomed five new Kare Bear members: Kitty Determan, Barbara Stolper, Betty Norgord, Gayle Wiedbusch and Susan Agostine. Representatives from Boots in the House, Jamie Sistek and Chris Omitt, gave an update on accomplishments of their organization this year.…

Service, Support and Sustenance

  Rosie VanderVeen It’s been an exciting year for the Kare Bears! Lots of events with many opportunities to volunteer. Kare Bear Faires are more popular than ever – a place to shop and mingle with friends and make new acquaintances. Sherry Fann would like to thank the SunBird community for all of the items…

Kare Bears gives funds early to SunBird Golf

  At the January 2018 Kare Bear membership meeting, it was voted on by our volunteers to give $700 to the SunBird Golf Association a little early this year. We gave them $430 to put up 10 more safety signs as you enter the cart paths onto the golf course and $270 for a new…

“No act of kindness, however small, is ever wasted”

  Rosie VanderVeen The January Kare Bear meeting was privileged to welcome Eric Ehst from Neighbors Who Care (NWC). The organization’s mission is to provide assistance to those who require extra support to live independently in their home. They service a 32-square-mile area from Sun Lakes to Val Vista and up to Queen Creek. Approximately…

Charities Crusade continues

  Rosie VanderVeen Our gratitude to Jackie Baker and Sherry Fann for devoting their time, creativity and organizational skills to the monumental success of our Christmas luncheon. A big thank you to Juanita Harbut for collecting all of the lunch ticket money and for her creative artwork in the clever and colorful place cards. Carol…