Special Events

Annual Events

Funds raised from these special events go toward an annual project selected by the Foundation Board each year.

Party with a Purpose Luncheon & Fashion Show

Every March the Helen Keller Foundation hosts a ladies luncheon complete with a grand shopping experience and spring fashion show.

Spring Dinner & Silent Auction

The Annual Spring Dinner focuses on honoring a well deserving community leader, who has shown dedication and commitment in giving back to Helen Keller Hospital and the community as a whole. The dinner features a silent auction and entertainment.

The Ed Borden & Steve Nesbitt Memorial Golf Tournament

This annual golf tournament is held at the Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail of the Shoals. Ed and Steve were instrumental in the creation of the tournament and their leadership as Foundation board members continue to show by the number of golfers who participate each year. The tournament is held in October. Breakfast begins at 7:00 a.m. and the shotgun start happens at 8:00 a.m.

If you are interested in registering a team or sponsoring please call (256) 386-4052.

Helen Keller Festival

The Helen Keller Festival, to benefit charities assisted by Tuscumbia Kiwanis Club, is held each June at Spring Park in Tuscumbia. The festival features a Bike Ride on Friday and Race & Fun Run to take place on Saturday. Find additional information about the festival at helenkellerfestival.com Download registration forms, or register online, below.

Download the Run Registration form
Download the Bike Ride Registration form

Profiles in Pink Party

Every October, Helen Keller hosts this free community event to celebrate milestones for breast cancer survivors and promote awareness. This event features a free lunch on the Helen Keller back lawn and includes many vendors and door prizes.


Helen Keller Hospital
1300 S. Montgomery Ave.
Sheffield, AL 35660
(256) 386-4196