Happening Type: Fundraisers

Toys for Tots/Holiday Golf Cart Parade December 10, 2023

By Kenna Kinsey on June 17, 2023

What: Toys for Tots/Holiday Golf Cart Parade, sponsored by Landlovers
When: December 10, 2023, begins at 3:30pm
Where: Route to be announced
Cost: Free, just bring an unwrapped toy to donate to Toys for Tots
What Else:  SAVE THE DATE for the 6th annual Holiday Decorated Golf Cart Parade, Sunday, December 10. Mark your calendar and start planning your cart decorations for this year’s parade and after-parade party at the Landings Harbor Marina.

Sponsored by Landlovers, donations will be collected for the Savannah Marine Corps Toys for Tots drive. Participate in the parade in your golf cart festively decorated (and your battery fully charged!) We’ll begin to gather at 3:00PM at the Landings Association Building (600 Landings Way South), the parade will go off at 3:30 PM, with our own Santa in the final golf cart, and a special Santa Sleigh for the deposit of new, unwrapped toy donations.

Parade watchers are welcome all along the route and to join Landlovers for the After Party which will be held at The Landings Harbor Marina featuring Food Trucks, a Hot Chocolate Stand, the lighting of the Landings Holiday Palm Tree, and a special Holiday performance from local musicians.

Stroll and view the lighted decorated carts, come celebrate the season with your fellow residents! All the festivities are open to all to Landings Residents. Families, couples, groups, individuals all welcome. New unwrapped toys will be collected along the route and at the marina Parade After Party.

For questions or to be put on our eblast for updates please contact Karen.
Contact: Karen Duncan (khome44@gmail.com)


Club Car Cart Raffle November 28,2023

By Kenna Kinsey on December 16, 2021

What:  Club Car Golf Cart Raffle
When: Begins November 28, 2023
Where: Click Here to purchase or go to clubcar.com
How much: $ 50 ticket, of which $ 25 goes to Landings Landlovers.
What else: Remember to specify Landings Landlovers for your charity.  Club Car winning raffle ticket will be drawn during tournament.  For help with purchasing online tickets, contact smgeist99@yahoo.com
Contact:  Bruce Gabbitas (gabbitas.bruce46@gmail.com)

Awards Ceremony May 14, 2024

By Kenna Kinsey on August 28, 2019

What: The awards ceremony is held to honor the winners of Landlovers Grants, Scholarships and Community Service Merit Awards.  Landlovers is proud to be able to distribute funds which have been raised throughout the year to so many worthy causes and individuals.  Since 1974 we have distributed over $1.5 million to a wide variety of non-profit and service organizations, academic scholarships to Landing Association and Landings Company employees and their families and Community Service Merit Awards to high school seniors.  Click HERE for photos from the 2023 Awards Ceremony.
When: Tuesday, May 14, 2024
Where: Palmetto Ballroom
Contact: Roni Meikle (vplandlovers@gmail.com)

Games Day January 19, 2024

By bhadmin on July 25, 2013

What:  Annual Games Day & Buffet Lunch
When: Friday,
January 19, 2024
Palmetto Ballroom
Cost: TBD
What Else: All Landlovers members who play bridge, canasta, mahjong, poker, scrabble, and dominoes are welcome…men and women!   Couples bridge players are welcome, too.  Landings Club membership is not required.  All  Games Day proceeds will benefit the Landlovers Foundation which provides scholarships and grants to worthy individuals and local organizations.
Contact:  Debbie Barr (bdbarr@hotmail.com) and Sue Chiovari (suec1962@gmail.com)


Flea Market Intake March 2-4, 2024

By bhadmin on August 14, 2012

When:  March 2-4, 2024
Where: TLA parking lot
What ElseWe need  your slightly used items, in good condition!  We’ll take most items from around your home: art, electronics, small appliances, collectibles, indoor and outdoor furniture, sporting goods and tools, linens, lamps, home decor items, kitchen items, toys, kid’s clothes, luggage and handbags and garden equipment.  Don’t forget jewelry!!  New this year:  Salvation Army will have a drop box available to accept clean, usable clothing! To schedule pickup of large items during Intake days, contact Mark Witbeck (fleamarketintake@gmail.com). We are also looking for those special or high value items to include in Auctionmania. We love our returning volunteers but always need more! If you can work a shift or two please contact michelesimari@gmail.com

Click here for further details and a full list of acceptable donations.

All funds raised from your donations go to the direct support of Landlovers philanthropy.  Landlovers is a 501(c)3; donations are deductible.
Questions about Flea Market?  Contact Tim Forbes (LandloversPres@gmail.com)

Auctionmania March 13, 2024

By bhadmin on July 18, 2012

When:  Wednesday, March 13, 2024
Where:  Palmetto Club Ballroom
What Else: Auctionmania is our annual silent auction where we sell unique and higher-end items collected during Flea Market intake. All Landlovers members, Landings residents, and their guests are welcome to attend. 
The auction will be conducted via your Smartphone. It’s easy to bid and you can track bidding activity on your favorite items from anywhere; you don’t need to be present to bid. Once the auction closes, you’ll be able to view what you won on your phone. You can self-checkout on your smartphone if you have entered your credit card info in the bidding website, or you can proceed to a cashier. If you choose to self-checkout on your smartphone, you can bypass the lines and proceed to the auction table to pick up the items you won. Just show the paid receipt on your phone to the Table Monitor.

AUCTION DETAILS: The Auction will close at 7 PM.  All tables close at the same time.  You must pick up the items you won the night of the auction before 7:15 PM.  Payment by credit card is encouraged but check or cash will be accepted. We will be using bidpal, which a safe and secure site. Please bring your charged smartphone the night of the event.

TO REGISTER: follow these step-by-step instructions to view all Auctionmania items and a brief description of each item.

  • Open smart phone
  • Open a new text message
  • In the To: field type 243725
  • In the text field type: Auctionmania
  • You’ll receive a new message. It says- Welcome to Auctionmania 2023.
  • Please click the link- http://my.bidpal.net……
  • You will be redirected to the Auctionmania bidding website to enter your personal information and bid on all the items available at Auctionmania 2023!
  • Your mobile number should be already inserted.
  • Add name and address.
  • You will then be given an option Add a Credit Card or No Thanks. The credit card can also be updated and added later.

If you have unique, valuable items that you’d like to donate to Auctionmania, please bring them to the Flea Market Intake on March 4, 9-3:30, March 5, 12:00-3 or March 6, 9-3:30. If you wish to donate before this, contact Mark Witbeck, at fleamarketintake@gmail.com 
Contact:  Beverley Cox (bcox0610@yahoo.com), Cindy Altman (cynthia.altman@gmail.com)