Nonprofit Benevilla Invites Community to Support Their Dinner in the Desert Fundraiser

January 09, 2024

Nonprofit Benevilla Invites Community to Support Their Dinner in the Desert Fundraiser.  Tickets are available for the Benevilla annual fundraising event, Dinner in the Desert, Friday, March 1, 2024, at the beautiful Barn at Desert Foothills venue. All are invited to join them for fireside cocktails at sunset, a desert sky full of stars, dinner, dancing, raffles, and music by the popular local western band Honeygirl, performing old and new country favorites. In addition to a lovely evening of dinner and dancing, there will be exciting fundraising activities for our guests to help support the work Benevilla does in the community. These include chances to win raffle prizes for various dining, sports, shopping, and entertainment items as well as “Gold Rush Claim” chances to win a motherlode of exclusive experiences and prizes.

Benevilla is a local not-for-profit (501(c)3) in the Northwest Valley serving and enriching the lives of older adults, intellectually disabled adults, children, and the families who care for them. Benevilla has been helping others for over 42 years through life enriching programs and services including day programs for adults with dementia and other disabilities, an adaptive gym for those with different abilities, intergenerational programming, free grocery shopping services, free transportation to medical appointments, free caregiver support groups, free educational events and many other vital community services.

The event is filling up fast so buy your tickets today. Individual tickets to the event are just $200, or you can host a preferred table for 8 guests for $2000 which includes your name on event signage and listing in the event program book. There are also several great sponsorship levels available from the $500 Event Partner level, a Program Book sponsorship for $1500 up to the $7,500 Dinner sponsor of which $5,500 is tax deductible. All sponsorship donations truly help enrich the lives of your neighbors and community members in need, while also providing you visibility to over 250 high level community members, civic and business leaders from all over the Valley at this special event.

For more information about the Dinner in the Desert event, tickets or sponsorship opportunities please visit our website at or call Sara Villanueva, Vice President of Donor Relations at (623) 584-4999. Our Dinner in the Desert event is made possible through the generous support of local sponsors including Presenting Sponsor Arrowhead Lexus.

Started by the community and for the community in 1981, Benevilla is a not-for-profit human services agency dedicated to enriching lives of West Valley residents by serving older adults, adults with disabilities, children and the families who care for them. For more information on services, volunteer opportunities, to take a tour or donate to Benevilla, call 623-584-4999 or visit