Category: Events


  • The Salvation Army Bell Ringers Want YOU

    The Salvation Army Bell Ringers Want YOU

    The day after Thanksgiving marks the start of a long-standing tradition where volunteers from the Salvation Army set up their iconic red kettles in front of stores, aiming to gather funds to support the local community. Since its inception in 1891 in San Francisco, the red kettle initiative has been an integral part of holiday…

  • Championing Hope: Perri Jones’ Suicide Prevention Journey

    Championing Hope: Perri Jones’ Suicide Prevention Journey

    Perri Jones from Sahuarita actively took part in the Out of the Darkness Walk organized by the American Federation for Suicide Prevention on October 14 at Reid Park in Tucson. Jones has dedicated herself to this fundraising and awareness initiative since 2018, back when she resided in California. Her involvement in Southern Arizona’s walks began…

  • Sahuarita Forever Homes Found For National Adoption Day

    Sahuarita Forever Homes Found For National Adoption Day

    On November 17, 2023, a heartfelt celebration unfolded at the Pima County Juvenile Court Center. It wasn’t just any day—it marked a life-changing moment for Oliver and Savannah, though they might not retain the memories of the balloons, Disney characters, or tears that filled the air. What they’ll come to understand is that this day…

  • Amado Chili Cook-Off and Car Show: A Harmony of Music, Flavor, and Community Support

    Amado Chili Cook-Off and Car Show: A Harmony of Music, Flavor, and Community Support

    The small town of Amado came alive this past Saturday with a vibrant celebration that encompassed everything from savory chili to classic cars and the captivating tunes of local bands, all for a worthy cause. The annual Amado Chili Cook-Off and Car Show, a beloved event in the region, drew crowds of enthusiastic attendees eager…

  • Salvation Army’s Senior Angel Tree, A Better Christmas For Seniors

    Salvation Army’s Senior Angel Tree, A Better Christmas For Seniors

    The holidays can be a challenging time for seniors, particularly those facing solitude, stress, or coping with various life circumstances such as living alone, recent bereavement, or health issues. This season, The Salvation Army’s Green Valley Resource Center is striving to infuse Christmas cheer into the lives of seniors through a “Senior Angel Tree” initiative.…

  • El Tour de Tucson Coming Through Green Valley & Sahuarita

    El Tour de Tucson Coming Through Green Valley & Sahuarita

    The El Tour de Tucson cycling event, celebrating its 40th anniversary this year, will take place on Saturday. This cycling event is a big race, and it will pass through Green Valley and Sahuarita, just like it did in the previous year. Around 9,000 cyclists are expected to join this year’s event. Participants can choose…

  • Amado’s Lucky 13th Annual Chili Cook-off

    Amado’s Lucky 13th Annual Chili Cook-off

    Come on down to the Lucky 13th Annual Amado Chili Cook-off and Randy and Rose Estes Classic Car & Motorcycle Show this Saturday! If you’d rather steer clear of the cyclists in El Tour passing through Green Valley, this event in Amado might be just the thing for you. Happening at the Amado Territory on…

  • Livestock Swap Helps Kids Find New Homes for Animals

    Livestock Swap Helps Kids Find New Homes for Animals

    Families in Arivaca and Tucson discovered a cool way to find new homes for their animals through Facebook. The Alvarez family and Ivone Anjos were super happy after joining this swap. Isabel Martinez-Chavez, a 16-year-old from 4H, spent her Saturday not only selling pigeons but also having fun with her friend’s Angora rabbits. It was…

  • Mean Green Cleaning Trash Can Cleaning – Name Your Price Special

    Mean Green Cleaning Trash Can Cleaning – Name Your Price Special

    Tired of dealing with stinky trash cans and the mess they attract? We’ve got the solution for you! 🚛🚿 Introducing the “Name Your Price” special on professional trash can washing service! 💦🗑️ 🌟✨ Name Your Price Special! ✨🌟 Here’s how it works: 🔍 Step 1: Schedule Your Wash Call or visit their website to schedule…