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SPCA is hosting its 1st Annual Run for the Rescues; 5K and 1 Mile Fun Run

SPCA is hosting its 1st Annual Run for the Rescues; 5K and 1 Mile Fun Run

Suwanee, Ga.--  (submitted by GA SCPA)  The Georgia Society of Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (SPCA) is hosting its 1st Annual Run for the Rescues 5K and 1 Mile Fun Run, March 26, 8:30 am, Suwanee Town Center Park. 

All of the proceeds go to support the Georgia SPCA Animal Shelter at 1175 Buford Hwy, Suite 109, Suwanee. 

We expect 400 runners for this event.  We have over 40 vendors and Publix is our Platinum sponsor for this first race. 

We will have all of our dogs out there for adoption, plus the Second Chance Greyhounds Rescue, English-Bulldog Rescue of Georgia, The Gwinnett Humane Society Rescue groups.  Please come support us. 

Christine Muller

Georgia SPCA

Local Models Can Compete to Walk in Simon Fashion Now - Model for a Day Competition on March 19

Local Models Can Compete to Walk in Simon Fashion Now - Model for a Day Competition on March 19

Strut your stuff for a chance to be a model for a day! This weekend, Lenox Square offers Atlanta men and women an oppourtunity to walk the runway.

Atlanta-area men and women over the age of 18 will have the opportunity to strut their stuff for the chance to model during a Simon Fashion Now runway show taking place at Lenox Square on Saturday, April 2, 2011.

Contestants are invited to Lenox Square to walk for a panel of judges, including Lauren and Catherine Lee, Decatur-based fashion blogger extraordinaires from The Asian Cajuns. The panel will select two lucky winners – one male and one female – to receive the ultimate Model for a Day package including professional hair and makeup services, as well as a custom fitting for his/her runway look.

The Park Pet Retreat Hosts 1st Annual Springtime Romp & Run

The Park Pet Retreat Hosts 1st Annual Springtime Romp & Run

Dekalb County, GA--  The Park Pet Retreat is proud to host its "1st Annual Springtime Romp & Run Charity Event" to benefit the National Canine Cancer Research Foundation and The Park Pet Haven Pet Rescue organization. 

The "Romp & Run" event will be  held on SATURDAY, APRIL 16th, in Tucker GA.  There will be a 1k and 3k romp/run event, as well as vendors, food, raffles, music, event awards and doggie prizes. 

Mark your calendars now and watch for more details to follow.

Share your Mom with Great American Cookies and get a free brownie

Share your Mom with Great American Cookies and get a free brownie

ATLANTA – Tomorrow, all Great American Cookie locations will be giving away, free samples of their new Turtle and Red Velvet brownie flavors this Tuesday, March 15th. This giveaway is being held in conjunction with the company’s new contest looking for the “Great American Mom”.

The “Great American Mom” search is a nationwide search for mom’s to spotlight on Mother’s Day. The contest will open for entries starting March 15th and will continue through May 10th. To enter the contest, participants will be asked to compose a 200 word statement on what makes their mother a “Great American Mom”.

Winners will be announced in June when one Grand Prize winner will receive a luxurious Four Seasons spa getaway weekend for Mom and a guest plus a $1,000 travel voucher.

The Job Fair is giving 1,000 FREE Tickets for The Franchise Event Southeast Expo this Weekend

Now has never been a better time to explore your options and see if opening your own business is right for you.

To get your FREE tickets to the event this weekend all you need to do is follow these 3 simple steps:

Step 1) Order online now at: http://www.thefranchiseevent.com/Southeast-Expo.html

Step 2) Once you Click the link above click on the "Order Tickets Now" button on the page.

Step 3) Select the Number of FREE Tickets you need (Limit 4) and Enter Promo Code: "1000" and you will get FREE tickets to the event! 

Curly Girls Rock 2nd Annual Natural Hair Meetup

Curly Girls Rock 2nd Annual Natural Hair Meetup

For the lovely natural ladies of Atlanta!  The 2nd Annual Natural Hair Meetup and celebration of curls is this April 29th 7-10pm.  It’s not affiliated with the World Natural Hair Show, it’s a separate pre meetup.

Enjoy Food & Drink Specials, Mixing and Mingling as well as Hair Style tutorials, nails, makeup, massages, skincare and some of your favorite companies in attendance!

The ladies of LexiWithTheCurls, MahoganyBella, & Me, My Hair, & The City have planned the event for April 29th from 6:30pm - 9:30pm at Harlem Nights.  RSVP for the event by clicking here!

Electric Violinist Ken Ford Presents 'March Madness' a Benefit Concert for Music and Arts Education

Electric Violinist Ken Ford Presents 'March Madness' a Benefit Concert for Music and Arts Education

 

The Ken Ford Foundation takes the stage again at The Porter Sanford III Performing Arts Center on March 12, 2011 in a fundraiser to benefit music education.  The concert, highlighting the importance of arts and music education in our schools, will host VIP guests beginning at 6:30pm with a reception featuring