Want to have some fun? The Foundation has you covered.

We have something for everyone: black-tie dining, family-friendly 5k and bike races, golf tournaments, live-music and dancing, art exhibits, and high-end tasting events.

Get out, get social and support wonderful Foundation programs and patient assistance funds, helping your friends and neighbors here in the Upper Cumberland.

A Woman’s Heart

February 2, 2023

5:00 pm - 8:30 pm

An evening blending fashion, fun, great food, silent auction and education! Fashion shows by Lise Jeanne and Uptown Boutique. Heart education by VUMC Dr Kate Lindley. Leslie Town Centre.

Pink Gala

April 1, 2023

6:00 pm - 11:00 pm

An elegant night of fine dining and dancing to benefit the Pink Ribbon Free Mammogram Program. Held at the Leslie Town Centre, 1 W. 1st St. 6-11 p.m. Featuring performance by 8 South Band. Table reservations are available now.

Anne Cameron Golf

June 17, 2023

Cookeville’s oldest charity Golf tournament raises funds to support local cancer patients in memory of Anne Cameron. Morning flight only, always the Saturday prior to Father's Day Sunday. Lunch included. $10,000 hole in one competition.

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Summer Splash 5K

June 24, 2023

A family friendly run/walk, this timed 5K is a unique race with optional splash stations along the course. The event is held in memory of Sarah Alice Bagci and participants are encouraged to run or walk in memory or honor of a loved one impacted by cancer. Dogwood Park, 6 pm.

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CRMC Golf Classic

Aug. 17 & 18, 2023

Community leaders and regional providers make this even a priority each year. Morning and afternoon flights are available on Thursday and Friday with a firm cap on the number of teams per flight to ease flow of play. The Golf Classic supports Upper Cumberland patient assistance funds.

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Community Kids Bike Ride

September 16, 2023

A family friendly cycling event help in Algood Park. The event will including a 1 mile ride option for kids, and a 10 mile ride option from Algood to CRMC and back along the rail-trail. Family and kids activities will be available from 10 am - 2 pm in the park, including information on bike safety, and food and drink.

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Sip, Taste, Mingle

Sept. 29, 2023

5:30-8:30 p.m.

High end tasting event featuring samples of regional, national and international wine, whiskey, bourbon and scotch. No one under the age of 21 permitted. SaltBox Inn 5:30-8:30 p.m. Great food will also be served throughout the evening. Tickets are $100 per person for full access, or $75 per person for wine only, or $50 per person for designated driver (food only) tickets.

Double Donation Day

Nov. 14, 2023

A day for community investment in patient assistance funds and charitable-health programs benefiting residents of the Upper Cumberland struggling with disease, sickness or injury. All gifts made to the Foundation on this day will be matched dollar-for-dollar up to a total of $30,000!

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Run the Cumberlands Series

July 1 through June 30

Run the Cumberland's is a partnership among established races held in the Upper Cumberland. The race series runs annually each July through following June, ending with the Summer Splash 5k. View details about all participating races at the link below.

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Mischief & Mingle

5:30 - 8:30 pm

A fun, madcap evening of mystery and intrigue. Enjoy drinks and heavy hors d'oeuvres by Chef Chad Combs and a murder-themed mystery created by Kathleen Gilpatrick. Solve the mystery and support the Putnam County Imagination Library. Put your detective skills to the test as you mix and mingle with guests. Tickets are $75 per person. No one under the age of 21 permitted.