Save the Date for Holiday Happenings 2021

April 30, 2021

The recipient(s) of the Robert N. Pursel Award for Community Service will be honored at the 25th Annual Holiday Happenings Gala on Saturday, November 6, 2021 in the Ballroom of the Pine Barn Inn. The gathering will start at 6:00pm.

The Holiday Happenings event will be a fun, festive evening to reconnect with your neighbors and help showcase the community service-oriented citizens we are fortunate to live with in our home town. The namesake of the Pursel Award was a shining example of duty and philanthropy, both in the military and in his involvement with many local organizations. He was the first of 24 recipients we have been privileged to honor through the years. To nominate a deserving person, couple, or organization for the Pursel Award, access the nomination form at

Proceeds from the event will benefit the Neighbors Helping Neighbors endowment fund of the Community Giving Foundation: Danville. This unrestricted fund supports unmet needs in the Danville community by granting to local nonprofit organizations.

Save the date for an evening of celebration, socialization, and giving to benefit your community. Sponsorships and ticket information will be available at in the coming months.

Community Giving Foundation: Danville is an affiliate of the Community Giving Foundation, which manages nearly 300 charitable funds and makes grant investments throughout the region to improve the quality of life in the Central Susquehanna area.