REMINDER: Des Moines Legacy Foundation’s 25th Anniversary Bayside Ball is this Saturday, June 8, 2024, and will feature Joey Jewell’s swingin’ tribute to Sinatra at the Des Moines Yacht Club.

The fundraiser event will feature a performance by Jewell and friends Chris Anderson and Sue Nixon with the Swinging Sixties Orchestra. Entertainment at its highest, reminiscent of Sinatra and the Rat Pack’s performances at the Sands Hotel in Las Vegas and all of your favorite musical standards!

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You’ll be served great appetizers and desserts prepared by amazing Des Moines Specialty Shops and Restaurants including Marina Mercantile, Creole Soul, Kiahana Sushi, Mini-The-Dough- Nut, and Red Robin, and great wines served by Destination Des Moines! Please patronize these fine businesses to thank them for their generosity. 

Fundraising for our Community Charities!

A silent auction featuring tabletop glass sculptures made by renowned artist George C Scott will highlight the event as well! George C Scott’s works are displayed internationally in major galleries and commissioned for public, business, and private collections. If you’re lucky, you’ll have the rare opportunity to take home glass creations by local personalities such as Des Moines Mayor Traci Buxton, Famed Artist and Farmers Earl and Doreen Harper, Highline Public Schools Chief Scott Logan, revered Coach Del Rivero, Highline College Administrator Justin Tallion, retired Print Place owners Dan and Cindy Johnson, to name a few!

The Des Moines Legacy Foundation is a nonprofit organization dedicated to building the community of Des Moines, Washington. In 2024 we will work with local organizations such as the Mount Rainier Pool to for free swimming lessons for youth to make sure our children are water safe. We will partner with the Rotary Club of Des Moines and Normandy Park and Destination Des Moines to present the Waterland Children’s Festival, a day of lively activities that are free to all children to be held at the Des Moines Filed House Park. We will work with the Des Moines Area Food Bank to help meet the needs of more that 3,500 local families. We will sponsor the annual International Sculpture Day community event and work with regional artists to create sculptures and works of art to enhance the community.