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Dec
17
to Dec 20

12th annual christmas store

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December 2018 will mark Common Ground Montgomery’s 12th Annual Christmas Store! The Christmas Store has collectively provided thousands of toys for youth in our neighborhood! 

Date: Monday, December 17 - Thursday, December 20. 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM each day for shoppers, with volunteers arriving at 5 PM.

Donations: Drop-off days are Monday - Friday, with office hours for drop-off at CGM 12:30-5:30 PM. 

For more information, visit the Christmas Store Page.

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Dec
5
5:00 PM17:00

evening in support of cgm

The Leadership Montgomery Legacy Class XXXV is hosting a Drink for a Cause night at Common Bond Brewers.

Proceeds from sales will be shared with CGM’s Christmas Store. In addition, we will be accepting donations of cash, checks, new toys or gift cards (Target, Walmart or pre-paid Visa/MasterCard). Checks should be payable to Leadership Montgomery (with Memo Line: For Common Ground Montgomery).

Common Bond Brewers is located at 424 Bibb Street in downtown Montgomery (right next to Bibb Street Pizza).

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Oct
20
1:30 PM13:30

Food Truck Mash-Up

Part of the USA Today Network Events through the Montgomery Advertiser, Common Ground Montgomery is the charity partner for the Food Truck Mash-Up on Saturday, October 20, from 1:30-9:30 pm at the Riverwalk Stadium in Downtown Montgomery, home of the Montgomery Biscuits!

Bring your appetite, try some great food, and listen to live music!

Time
Early Access 12:30pm 1:30pm // General Admission 1:30pm - 9pm

Cost
12:30PM ENTRY
Early Access - $20/adult & $15/youth - Online purchase only.

1:30PM ENTRY
General Admission - $5/online & $8/at gate

Military and First Responders - free admission for up to four guests, one with valid ID. Buy 3, Get 1 Free - $15. Kids under 5 years of age are admitted for free

For more information, visit: foodtruckmashup.montgomeryadvertiser.com

To get tickets: tickets.montgomeryadvertiser.com/e/food-truck-mash-up-1/

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Jul
28
6:00 PM18:00

Kouture Kids presents "Back to School Fashion Extravaganza"

Doors open at 5 PM, program starts at 6 PM.

Cost: $15 in advance/ $20 at the door

Location: Davis Theater, 251 Montgomery St, Montgomery, AL 36104

This is not a CGM sponsored event. However, we will have several students participating in the program, and if you would like to support them with us, then head out to watch this showcase and fashion show!

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Jun
9
1:00 PM13:00

Food Truck Mash-up

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Part of the USA Today Network Events through the Montgomery Advertiser and Wind Creek Casino, Common Ground Montgomery is the charity partner for the Food Truck Mash-Up on Saturday, June 9th, from 1-9 pm at the Riverfront Park in Downtown Montgomery.

Bring your appetite, try some great food, and listen to live music!

For more information, visit: foodtruckmashup.montgomeryadvertiser.com

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KaBOOM! Playground Build
Jun
9
8:00 AM08:00

KaBOOM! Playground Build

The KaBOOM! and Dr. Pepper/Snapple Group playground build day is Saturday, June 9th. Local community partners include The Coca-Cola Bottling Company and Wal-Mart. 

Who: A total of approximately 200 volunteers from Dr. Pepper/Snapple Group and KaBOOM!. 

Work is available for volunteers of all levels of skill and ability. 

**Please note - All youth under the legal working age for Alabama will be welcome to participate in youth activities but will not be able to participate in building in playground the construction areas.**

When: Saturday, June 9, 2018 from 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Where: 1516 Mobile Road, Montgomery, AL 36108

What's Provided: Breakfast, lunch and water will be provided.  Gloves and other safety materials will be provided for the projects that require them. All volunteers will receive a T-shirt to wear during the project.

What to Wear: The playground build will happen rain or shine.  Please come dressed for the weather. Closed-toe shoes are required; sneakers or work boots that you don't mind getting dirty are advisable. Please leave valuables at home as secure storage is not available on site.

You can sign up to volunteer here by clicking the button below.

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Dec
18
to Dec 21

11th annual christmas store

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Our annual Christmas Store is back!

Shopping times will be:

  • Monday, December 18, 5:30-7:00 PM, limited to families in our programs; toy limit
  • Tuesday, December 19, 5:30-7:00 PM, open to families in our neighborhood; toy limit
  • Wednesday, December 20, 5:30-7:00 PM, open to families in our neighborhood; toy limit
  • Thursday, December 21, 5:30-7:00 PM, open to all; no limits on toys purchased

If you would like to volunteer, more information can be found on the Christmas Store page.

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CGM Leadership Program Mandatory Meeting
Aug
31
6:00 PM18:00

CGM Leadership Program Mandatory Meeting

If your student has been accepted into the CGM Leadership Program, this is a mandatory parent and staff meeting to talk about the changes to the after-school development program we have at CGM. The name "Leadership Program" is not a name change only from the former After School Program, as there have been several changes. The meeting will be held at CGM's main building (1516 Mobile Road) on Thursday, August 31st, at 6:00 PM - failure to attend will result in your student's application being withdrawn.

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Dec
19
to Dec 22

Christmas Store

Our annual Christmas Store is back!

Shopping times will be:

  • Monday, December 19, 5:30-7:00 PM, limited to familes in our programs
  • Tuesday, December 20, 5:30-7:00 PM, open to families in our neighborhood
  • Wednesday, December 21, 5:30-7:00 PM, open to families in our neighborhood
  • Thursday, December 22, 5:30-7:00 PM, open to all; no limits on toys purchased

If you would like to volunteer, more information can be found on the Christmas Store page.

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