This Month, Set Sail …

… at the Leukemia Cup Regatta at White Rock Lake April 23-25, part of a sailboat racing series chaired by Gary Jobson, a world-champion sailor, ESPN television commentator and author. For the past nine years, The Corinthian Sailing Club and Dallas Corinthian Yacht Club have hosted this event, which attracts sailors from all over the Southwest and raises funds for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. Early registration for competition ends April 16 at lcregatta.org; come out for the festivities and entertainment from Sam Baker, Annie Benjamin, The Hi-Lifers, Jessie Frank and more. Visit lcregatta.org for details.

Or Clean Out Your Closet …

… and donate your women’s clothing and accessories to Dress for Success Dallas, a nonprofit that gives professional clothing and career development tools to disadvantaged women. Drop them off at PURE Dental in Mockingbird Station throughout the month of April. And, when you book a spring tooth cleaning at PURE, they’ll donate a portion of the payment to the organization. “Our partnership with Dress for Success Dallas is a great way that we can support the community as well as a truly worthy organization that helps empower women and give them the resources and confidence they need to succeed,” says Dr. Kim Hildebrand, lead dentist at PURE Dental. “And what better way to be a good steward of our environment than to take items one person no longer uses and repurpose them for those who have a greater need.” Also, if you make a donation and book a new-patient cleaning, exam and X-rays in April, you get a free ZOOM! Whitening treatment. For details, visit puredallas.com.

Know of ways that neighbors can spend time, attend an event, or purchase or donate something to benefit a neighborhood nonprofit? Email your suggestion to launch@advocatemag.com

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