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Rochester, NY

2022 Special Events

Rochester-area events that benefit local charities.

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AUGUST 2022 EVENTS back to top

Al Sigl Sports Classic Tennis Benefit - Al Sigl Community of Agencies
Friday & Saturday, August 12 and 13, 2022 – Al Sigl Community of Agencies  at Tennis Club of Rochester

4th Annual "Heroes & Hidden Heroes" Charity Event - One Soldier at a Time

Sunday, August 14, 2022, from 2 to 8 pm, at the Webster Fireman's Field, Village of Webster, NY.
Dinner: Pulled Pork and Jerk Chicken  •  Live Musical Entertainment  •  Emcee by Dino Kay
Free Entry to All Veterans!
Tickets: $20 before August 7.  $30 after August 7 and at the door.  Contain entry for a 65" TV.
Pre-sale tickets online at  or at Coach Sports Bar, 19 W. Main Street, Webster, NY.

One Soldier at a Time

Catholic Charities Annual Golf Tournamment - Catholic Charities Family and Community Services (CCFCS)

Monday, August 15, 2022 at The Country Club of Rochester, 2935 East Avenue..
10:30 am: Check In. - Driving Range and Putting Green open  •  11:30 am: Shotgun Start  •  5 to 7 pm Cocktails and Silent Auction
$1200 per foursome for 18 holes of golf with cart, gift for each golfer, lunch and beverages on course followed by cocktail hour.
$75 per person for cocktail hour and silent auction only.
Register online at  More details: Molly Hicks at 585-449-9800 x228 or email molly./
Sponsorships Available! 

Wine Tasting and Regatta at Rochester Yacht Club - Sunset House
Wine Tasting: Friday, August 19, 2022, at 6 pm at Rochester Yacht Club.
Race at Rochester Yacht Club: Saturday, August 20, 2022, at 9 am.

SEPTEMBER 2022 EVENTS back to top

St. Peter's Kitchen 6th Annual Golf Tournament - St. Peter's Kitchen
Friday, September 9, 2022, at Eagle Vale Golf Course in Fairport.
Plan on an exciting day of golf, prizes, food, and refreshments. 
Registration: $150 per golfer. Sponsorship packages are available.
Join the fun by registering online.

J. Genier Charity Mini Golf Tournament - Sunset House
September 2022 (date to be announced) at Parkside Miniature Golf.
Save the Date!

Fine Tastings for Al Sigl Community - Al Sigl Community of Agencies
Wednesday, September 21, 2022. Fine Tastings for Al Sigl Community with memorable culinary experiences at Locust Hill Country Club.

ACTober - Breast Cancer Coalition
Friday, September 30, 2022, at The Highlands
Calebration • Awards • Auction
Party in Person.
Save the date!

OCTOBER 2022 EVENTS back to top

10th Annual Empowering Women Luncheon - Young Women's College Prep, Inc.

Wednesday, October 6, 2022, from noon to 1:30 pm at Rochester Riverside Convention Center.
Keynote speaker: ILYASHA SHABAZZ. 
Sponsorship Opportunities available.
585-378-2261 or
Save the Date.

Our Empowering Women Luncheon is 

back & better than ever!

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Toast for Hope Gala - Hope Hall
Saturday, October 15, 2022, at Monroe Golf Club, 155 Golf Ave., Pittsford, NY 14534. 
Begins at 6pm. Black tie optional.
Dinner  •  Music & Dancing  •  Cash Bar  •  Live & Silent Auctions
Become an event sponsor or reserve your table today!
Tickets: $150 per person.
For details about table and sponsorship packages, please contact Samantha Standing at 585-426-5824 x107 or

Quilt and Silent Auction - Sunset House
October 15 & 16, 2022, at the Irondequoit Library.
Friday, October 15: 10 am to 5 pm
Saturday,October 16: 10 a to 3 pm 

Al Sigl Community WalkAbout - Al Sigl Community of Agencies
Sunday, October 23, 2022 – Al Sigl Community WalkAbout with Halloween-themed, family-friendly fun at Eastview Mall.





Trolley Car Restoration - New York Museum of Transportation

Sundays from April-May through October, at the Museum, 6393 E. River Road, West Henrietta, NY.
Museum volunteers are restoring several antique trolleys for operation on the museum's rail line. View the progress as we bring a 1914 interurban car and a 100-year-old Rochester streetcar back to life!
Available during our regular operating hours, 11 am to 5 pm, Sundays only. Included in the regular admission price. See
for more information.


Friday Sale At St. Michael's Church - St. Vincent DePaul Society/St. Francis Xavier Cabrini Conference

Every Friday from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm at The St. Vincent DePaul Store in the basement of St. Michael's Hall, 124 Evergreen St. (Church location: behind 869 Clinton Avenue near corner of Clifford Avenue.) Includes antiques, collectibles, athletic equipment, electronics, and other items that are not basic household items. Quality merchandise at bargain prices. Proceeds raised at the sale go to support the St. Vincent De Paul Ministry to help the poor in our parish live a better life.


Marine History Group - Charlotte-Genesee Lighthouse Historical Society

Second Saturday of the month*, from 10:00 am to 12 noon, at The Former Customs House, 10 Latta Rd., at the corner of River Street. Rochester, NY 14612.  THIS EVENT IS FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC.
Presentation by the Marine History Group of the Charlotte-Genesee Lighthouse Historical Society. The Presentation will be followed by a round robin. Bring your thoughts about Marine History for group discussion. 
*except July, August, and December.

Village History Group - Charlotte-Genesee Lighthouse Historical Society

(beginning in Spring) 

Third Saturday of the month, from 10:00 am to 12 noon, at The Former U.S. Customs House, 10 Latta Rd. corner of River Street, Rochester 14612. THIS EVENT IS FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC.
Bring in any items pertaining to Charlotte that you would like to show the group. (Every month except July, August, and December.)