Charity events worth seeking out in Phoenix this week

Looking to make a difference this week?

From a Bikes Fight Poverty fundraiser to a Childhelp anniversary celebration, there's plenty to do when it comes to good causes coming up in Phoenix this week. Read on for a rundown.

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Bikes Fight Poverty Launch Party

Join Bikes Fight Poverty as they celebrate volunteers before their two day bike ride to Mexico in support of 1MISSION, a community development organization that provides opportunities for those in poverty. The event will feature music, activities and food provided by Texas Roadhouse. Riders may also pick up swag bags for their ride. 

When: Friday, February 1, 5:30-7:30 p.m.
Where: Christ's Church of the Valley (CCV) - North Phoenix, 15025 N. 19th Ave.
Price: Free

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Girls Rule Brainstorming Day With Brilliant People

Calling all forward-thinking girls and women (and men too) — join Girls Rule for a day of creative brainstorming and networking. Girls Rule, an all-volunteer organization that encourages young girls to embrace their power and fulfill their dreams, is hosting a discussion to address strategies regarding the organization's four programs, funding and how to expand its reach. 

When: Saturday, February 2, 9-11:30 a.m.
Where: Hera Hub, 2111 E. Highland Ave., Suite 240
Price: Free

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Childhelp Drive the Dream Gala

Join Childhelp's Drive the Dream Gala as it celebrates its 60th anniversary for an uplifting night filled with dancing and dining. The non-profit charity provides education treatment and prevention programs for victims of child abuse.

When: Saturday, February 2, 5:30 p.m.
Where: The Phoenician, 6000 E. Camelback Road

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