Tag: SBCO

It’s All About the Kids: Walkathon XIX 2015

Nan Nasser Registration for the annual SaddleBrooke Community Outreach Walkathon will begin on September 14 at the Golden Goose Fashion Show which will be held in the MountainView Ballroom beginning at 3:00 p.m. The tee shirt design has been finalized, supporter names collected, breakfast arranged and we are ready to walk with opening exercises by…

SaddleBrooke Community-Outreach Happenings

Heading to Ridgeview Boulevard for the long walk

Walkathon scheduled for October 24 Nan Nasser Get ready to join the hundreds of walkers of all ages and some four footed friends as they head out on the annual SaddleBrooke Community Outreach Walkathon. The date is October 24 starting at the SaddleBrooke Clubhouse parking lot with warm-ups led by Vital Moves beginning at 7:30…

Kids’ Closet update

Melanie Stout Did you know that every year Kids’ Closet provides close to 3,000 wardrobes to needy children within our tri-county community? In addition to shoes, clothing and books the children also receive soap, toothpaste and a toothbrush. The older children, third grade and above, enjoy picking up a small bag of unopened hotel toiletries…

SaddleBrooke Community Outreach Happenings

Cashier Carolyn models as a snow queen.

Golden Goose Fashion Show September 14, 2015 Nan Nasser The weather will turn cooler, you will head out to tour a few spots around Tucson and you will probably want a new outfit for the new season. Come to the Golden Goose Thrift Shop Fashion Show, Monday, September 14 at the MountainView Ballroom beginning at…

SaddleBrooke Community Outreach partners with Wheels for Kids

Rick Haupt

Melanie Stout SaddleBrooke Community Outreach (SBCO) has again partnered with Wheels For Kids, a nonprofit organization operating out of Oro Valley to provide refurbished bikes to needy children in our service area. Wheels For Kids operates exclusively with volunteers who love to fix up bikes and make people happy. Please check out their website http://www.azwfk.org/.…

What a night! Another successful Treats and Talents Charity Auction

Ann Vernon Thanks to so many residents throughout SaddleBrooke who participated in the eighth Treats and Talents Charity Auction; this year’s auction brought in over $32,000 with money still coming in! The auction was a gala affair and was well attended. Talented SaddleBrooke residents (musicians, cooks, quilters, jewelry makers, bakers, brewers and weavers) donated their…

SBCO awards scholarships

Left to right: Brittany Paton, Derek Pacheco, Steve Groth and Sidney Chenoweth

Nan Nasser The first of many SaddleBrooke Community Outreach scholarship awards was made on May 14 to students at Ray High School in Kearny. Vice President of Education Steve Groth made the presentation to three outstanding students: Brittany Paton will be studying nursing at Northern Arizona University, Derek Pacheco will study mechanical engineering on the…

New board ready to work

Nan Nasser SaddleBrooke Community Outreach had its first board meeting of the 2015/2016 year. The photo, taken by Ken Siarkiewicz, was referred to as the people who get the jobs done. From left, front row: Gayl Van Natter (recording secretary), Joan Roberts (President), Willie Reich (Membership), Pat Armlein (Membership), Nan Nasser (ex-vice president), Ann Coziahr…

Annual Golden Goose Fashion Show set for September 14

Ron the handy man is ready to repair anything on his tour of the town.

Nan Nasser The annual Golden Goose Fashion Show will take place on Monday, September 14 at 3:00 p.m. in the MountainView Country Club Ballroom. This is the kick-off program for SaddleBrooke Community Outreach and will also include information about SBCO, upcoming Walkathon, Mustang car raffle tickets and assorted programs. To be called Touring Tucson, the…

SaddleBrooke Community Outreach Happenings

Model Marti is ready for a bird watching hike in the Catalina Mountains.

Golden Goose Thrift Shop Fall Fashion Show Nan Nasser We live in an area with many opportunities for touring Tucson, but perhaps you need something special for the tour you wish to make. Well, the Golden Goose Thrift Shop has just the item you need! The annual fashion show by GGTS will be held on…