Donor Events

Centre County Corn Hole Classic
April 29, 2017

The Builders Association of Central PA hosts the Centre County Cornhole Classic.  Also known as “Corn Toss” and “Bean Bag Toss,” Cornhole is similar to horseshoes, except wooden boxes (cornhole platforms) and bean bags are used.  The tournament is open to all ages and skill levels. When registering a team of two for this tournament, contestants can designate Centre Volunteers in Medicine the recipient of their donation.


Central Cycling Classic
June 24, 2017

The  Central Cycling Classic (formerly Cycling for Care) includes three scenic bike routes through picturesque Central Pennsylvania. These routes are set up for all level of cyclists.

  • A Metric Century (61miles):  8am
  • A Half Metric Century (30 miles):  9am
  • An 8.3 mile loop:  10am

Lunch is provided and riders are entered to win numerous raffle items donated by the local bicycle shops and restaurants. Follow us on Facebook.

Glenn O. Hawbaker Charity Golf Tournament
July 22, 2017

The Glenn O. Hawbaker golf outing for employees and associates started in 1992.  Through the years, donations to this event totaled over one million dollars.  This year’s event will be held at Penn State’s Blue and White Golf Courses with donations benefiting several charities and non-profits including Contre Volunteers in Medicine, State College.

The Flutopia 5K
July 29, 2017

Organized by the Flutopia Initiative/Public Health Matters International, musicians perform along a jogging route in beautiful Tom Tudek Memorial Park.  Join the Flutopia 5k  racers, joggers and walkers making their way through the butterfly garden, over the scenic hills, past the dog park and community garden, all serenaded by great area musicians that have included world drums, trombone duos, solo flutists, a brass quintet, a flute choir, vocal duos, a fiddler, alternative voice and guitar duo, and a jazz combo.  This race benefits Centre Volunteers in Medicine and Doctors Without Borders.


10th Annual Battle of the Minds
October 4, 2017

 The Annual Battle of the Minds is a dinner followed by the featured event — a professionally produced trivia contest. In addition to an online auction, a limited silent auction are  held at the event.  Follow us on Facebook.

Congratulations to the Urish Popeck & Co Smarter Than a 5th Grade Teacher team for winning first place and taking home the trophy at the 2016 Event.  Geisinger’s, Intellectual Aces came in second place and Penn State College of Medicine, Swami’s of Seurat finished third at the 2016 event.