Tag: Austin

Amplify Austin Thank You Party


Amplify Austin Thank You Party

Featuring a CD Launch Concert by Lurleen Ladd

Join us and our Co-Founder, Lurleen Ladd, for her CD release concert, benefiting The Shade Project for Amplify Austin!

Location: Peached Social House | 6500 N Lamar Blvd | Austin, TX 78752

Date: Friday, March 1, 2019

Doors: 7:00 pm | Concert: 8:00 pm

A $25 donation per person is requested through Amplify Austin or at the door.

Purchase tickets here


Tiff’s Treats 20th Anniversary Charity Competition


Tiff’s Treats 20th Anniversary Charity Competition


The Shade Project has been selected to participate in a charity competition with Tiff’s Treats to celebrate their 20th Anniversary. Help us win by sharing our charity code SHADE2019 and by placing an order with Tiff’s Treats. Make sure you enter this code at checkout in the charity promotion code box each time you order! The code will deduct a penny off each order and that’s your indication that this sale has been recorded.

Ten percent of our sales using charity code SHADE2019 throughout the entire month of January will go to The Shade Project. The organization with the most sales at the end of January will win $20,000!


*Valid 1/3 – 1/31 Only*


Down & Derby 2019


Down & Derby 2019

Save the Date for Down & Derby 2019!

Saturday, May 4, 2019

Gather North Lamar | Doors: 4:30 PM

This will be the biggest party yet! Tons of surprises in store! Enjoy handcrafted mint juleps, wine beer, and southern fare. We’ll have a live Kentucky Derby broadcast, live music, dancing, a bourbon lounge and amazing one of a kind live and silent auction items. Join us for an after part at Vine Vault following the event.

Stay tuned, there is more to come! 




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’18 Down & Derby


’18 Down & Derby

ATTENTION – New Event Time & Location: 5:00 – 9:00 PM | Gather | 5540 N Lamar Blvd, Austin, TX 78756


You’re invited to help The Shade Project fight back against skin cancer and save lives while sporting your finest hats and bow ties, sipping mint juleps and cheering on the “most exciting two minutes in sports!”


Purchase Your Tickets Today!


Your Ticket Purchase Includes:

  • Delicious mint juleps, wine, beer and Southern Fare
  • Live viewing of the Kentucky Derby broadcast
  • Live auction and event program emceed by Ed Clements of KLBJ Radio
  • Opportunity to win amazing, one-of-a-kind auction items
  • Live music, DJ entertainment, dancing and games
  • Local racehorse meet and greet
  • Digital photo booth fun
  • Best Hat Contest
  • Complimentary valet parking by 360 Valet
  • And more!


Schedule of Events:

5-5:45 PM – Event Check-In and Cocktail Hour

5:46-6 PM – Live Kentucky Derby Viewing

6-6:45 PM – Dinner, Silent Auction and Live Music by our Founder, Lurleen Ladd

6:45-7:30 PM – Live Auction & Education Program

7:30-9 PM – DJ, Dancing, Casino and Derby Games



Amplify Austin Party!


Amplify Austin Party!

Amplify Austin Party


Join us for complimentary appetizers, prizes and a live remote by KLBJ.

Proceeds go toward our $5,000 Amplify Austin goal to help Gullet Elementary build a shade structure.

Help support our mission to prevent skin cancer and skin cancer-related deaths through sun safety education, skin cancer screenings and SHADE in public spaces

Don’t wait for the event, though! Donate to our Amplify Austin campaign today.