Events

Fundraising Events

Fireworks For Friends

June 15, 2018 – River Spring Lodge, Darien Center, NY | + Google Map

Join us for a private firework display at the beautiful River Spring Lodge, a chef owned and operated inn. The evening features live music, a silent auction, two beer or wine tickets and free parking.

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Save the Date – our 5th Annual Taste of David’s Refuge

September 21, 2018 – Redbarn20, Cazenovia, NY | + Google Map

Those who attend will be given a taste of the refuge we offer our guests – the parents and guardians of children with special needs or life-threatening medical conditions.

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Syracuse Auto Dealer Association Charity Preview

2019 Syracuse Auto Dealer Association Charity Preview

Due to a National Bowling Convention at the Oncenter in 2018 there will not be another SADA Charity Preview event until February 2019″ Be on the lookout for information from David’s Refuge in the Fall! We can’t wait!
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Rhythm of Respite Events

Why stop at the Weekend? Let’s fill the calendars with fun filled – INCLUSIVE – Events for the whole family!

If you have any questions about our Rhythm of Respite Events or would like to become a volunteer – Please email our Events Manager Sarah Watson at sarahwatson@davidsrefuge.org.

Syracuse Summer Picnic
Syracuse Family Picnic
August 18th, 2018 – Eastern Hills Bible Church, 11:00 – 2:00pm

Come enjoy our 6th annual Summer Picnic! A day of fun, food, and fellowship!Register Now
Syracuse Summer Picnic
Family Day
July 11, 2018 – Beak and Skiff, 4:00 – 7:00pm

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Calico Gals Invite Calico Gals Open House!
On April 29, 2018, Noon-4:00 pm, 3906 New Court Ave, Syracuse, NY 13206
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Stay tuned for MORE events at the Calico Gals Shop!
Parent Night Out Parent Night Out
Six months after your stay

Six months after your weekend, we invite you to enjoy a dinner out. David’s Refuge will provide a $50 dinner gift certificate and can also offset the cost of childcare for the evening.
Relax, Recharge & Roast - A Dad's Event Relax, Recharge & Roast – A Dad’s Event 

September – 2018
We are working on planning a very special Dad’s Event for 2018 – Stay tuned for more information

Beauty of Mom Beauty of Mom Rochester
March 11th – HUES Salons Spa

Moms were treated to a day of pampering with hair, makeup, and a personalized photoshoot.
Beauty of Mom Beauty of Mom Syracuse
October 2019 – Michael’s Salon and Spa

Moms will be treated to a day of pampering with hair, makeup, and a personalized photoshoot
Cookies with Santa Cookies with Santa
December 2018

Sun Auto Group has partnered with David’s Refuge to host a wonderful event for the whole family! Santa (who has had many years of experience working with children with special needs) is flying in from the North Pole for pictures, a meet & greet & cookie decorating!
Be on the lookout for event details and invitations later in the year!
Valentine’s Date Night Valentine’s Date Night
On February 10th over 200 volunteers donated their time for our annual Valentine’s Date Night and Kids Carnival. The volunteers were split between the Eastern Hills Bible Church main campus for an over the top carnival and the Enders Road Campus where parents enjoyed a catered dinner provided by Uno’s Pizzeria.
Rochester Summer Picnic
Rochester Family Picnic
June 9th at Pieters Family Life Center
A fun filled day for the entire family! Come out and enjoy food, fun, and fellowship with other David’s Refuge families   Register Now 2018 Rochester Summer Picnic