Motors & Meals fundraising event
By Glendale Star Staff Aug 15, 2019
This year’s Motors & Meals event will benefit Northwest Valley Connect.
This year’s Motors & Meals event, a benefit for nonprofit Northwest Valley Connect (NVC), will be
held from noon to 4 p.m. Sunday, October 20, at Beardsley Park, 20011 N. 128th Avenue, Sun City
The free event will include a collector’s car show, beer and wine garden, food trucks, farmers’ market,
local vendors, costume contest, music and local entertainment for the whole family. All proceeds
support NVC, whose mission is to connect seniors and people with disabilities with transportation
Formed by local nonprofits Sun Health and Benevilla, Northwest Valley Connect is a nonprofit,
volunteer-based transportation provider that provides rides to residents without access to vehicles
and public transportation. NVC serves the West Valley communities of Sun City, Sun City West,
Surprise, El Mirage, Youngtown, Peoria, Goodyear, Avondale and Tolleson, as well as neighboring
unincorporated areas of Maricopa County.
Event sponsors and partners to date include AARP, APS, the Automobile Restoration Club of Sun
City West, Benevilla, Desert Diamond Casino, Home Instead Senior Care, Parks & Sons, Recreation
Centers of Sun City West and Sun Health.
For more information about the event, including sponsorship and vendor opportunities, visit
To learn more about NVC, visit northwestvalleyconnect.org or call 623-282-9300
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