Fundraising Events

Cocktails for A Cause

Saturday, April 7, 2018 from 8:00-10:00pm
James, 1835 Arch Street, Philadelphia, PA 19103
Pay in advance or at the door

See event flyer for more details

Casino Night Fundraiser – Vintage Vegas

Wednesday, May 16, 2018
By Invitation Only
Sponsorship opportunities available. Please contact Lisa M. Pflaumer, Executive Director, for more information – Email at or call (267) 838-7744.

Burgers, Beer and Baseball Fundraiser

Date to be determined in September 2018
Chickie’s & Pete’s South Philadelphia, 1526 Packer Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19145
Grab a bite to eat before the Phillies host the Colorado Rockies. 10% of your meal (food only) will directly benefit Michael’s Giving H.A.N.D. (Dine-in only)

3rd Annual Michael’s Fall Classic Golf Outing

Wednesday, October 17, 2018
The Union League Golf Club at Torresdale, 3801 Grant Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19114
Details will be forthcoming in July. We plan to have a morning and early afternoon tee-time in addition to an evening reception. Sponsorship opportunities are available. Please contact Lisa M. Pflaumer, Executive Director, for more information – Email at or call (267) 838-7744.

High School Outreach Program –

At no cost to schools or organizations, Michael’s Giving H.A.N.D., in partnership with Temple University Health System, offers three unique presentations tailored to three primary audiences. Our High School Outreach Program promotes awareness of anxiety disorders and depression in adolescents for students, parents, and educators which include faculty, administrators, coaches and counselors. A school or organization may request a presentation on one of the three following subjects: (a) Anxiety and Depression in Adolescents; (b) Bullying; and, (c) Drug Use in Adolescents. Please contact Lisa M. Pflaumer, Executive Director, to schedule your presentation for your students, parents and educators – call (267) 838-7744 or email

The following presentations are scheduled for calendar year 2018:

  • Villa Maria Academy – student presentation: February 20, 2018
  • Girard College – parent presentation: February 20, 2018
  • Father Judge High School – parent presentation: February 27, 2018
  • Villa Maria Academy – parent presentation: February 27, 2018
  • Central High School – parent presentation: March 14, 2018
  • Roman Catholic High School – parent presentation: April 9, 2018
  • Roman Catholic High School – student presentation (seniors): April 11, 2018
  • Roman Catholic High School – student presentation (juniors): April 27, 2018

The presentations are private and open only to the requesting school’s community. Please check back often as we update our list of schools participating in our High School Outreach Program.

Since the inception of our High School Outreach Program, Michael’s Giving H.A.N.D. has presented at the following schools: St. Joseph’s Preparatory School, Saints John Neumann and Maria Goretti Catholic High School, Academy at Palumbo, Girard Academic Music Program, The Preparatory Charter School, Maritime Academy, and Philadelphia School District (police officers).

Past Fundraising Events

Our 2nd Annual Golf Classic raised funds to continue the mission of Michael’s Giving H.A.N.D. to promote awareness of anxiety and depression in adolescents through our High School Outreach Program so that no child and no family would feel alone as they navigate these illnesses and seek solutions appropriate for their family.

1st Annual Michael’s Summer Golf Classic

Organized in just 5 weeks, an amazing success







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