Thursday, August 24th • 5pm – 7pm

HighWire at 14 S. Arizona Ave., Tucson, AZ 85701

$30 per person


Join Ben’s Bells for an Endless Summer Happy Hour at HighWire Tucson.

All ages welcome! Tickets include your first drink. Additional drinks available for purchase. Food not available for purchase at HighWire.

The first 50 people to arrive will receive a commemorative 10oz whiskey glass with the ‘be kind’ logo.

Cash and card tips will be included. All tips go directly to Ben’s Bells, so tip kindly! Beverages will be served by local celebrity bartenders including:

Charita Stubbs

Women’s Volleyball Head Coach at University of Arizona

Arizona volleyball alum Charita Stubbs was named Arizona’s fourth head volleyball coach in January of 2023. Stubbs played at Arizona for Dave Rubio from 1992 to 1994 and spent 19 total years (1997 to 2005, 2013 to 2022) on Rubio’s coaching staff at Arizona. Arizona has made the NCAA Tournament in 14 of Stubbs’ 19 years on staff. In addition, Stubbs has twice served as an assistant coach of the Pac-12 All-Star Team, which competed in China in 2014 and 2016. Learn about Coach Stubbs’ career here.

Serving: Rita’s Wildcat Cooler (non-alcoholic)
Lemonade with choice of peach, watermelon or mango flavor, with a Hibiscus Tea float
*Alcoholic version available

Andrew Luria

Ben’s Bells Board Chair

Senior Director of the Major Incident Management at ADP

Andrew Luria is the Chair of Ben’s Bells’ Board of Directors and the Senior Director of the Major Incident Management at ADP. He is compassionate about his community and believes in kindness to his core. A Tucson native, Andrew has also lived in Atlanta and California. He’s volunteered for other nonprofits including AID Atlanta, AIDS/LifeCycle, and Cycle for the Cause where he’s facilitated successful fundraisers and assisted with event logistics. Andrew returned to Tucson in 2021 with his husband of 26 years, Jeffery. Together they have 3 dogs, 2 cats, and several chickens.

Serving: Andrew’s Kind of a Mule
Tito’s Vodka, ginger beer, lemon, raspberry syrup

Diana Charbonneau

Corporate Learning Facilitator at TEP

Diana leads with kindness and goes out of her way to ensure people in our community are taken care of. She is always willing to lend a helping hand and has volunteered with over 30 local organizations including Young Entrepreneurs Academy, AAUW a gender equity organization, 100+ Women Who Care, and Ben’s Bells. Diana was recognized for her kindness as a Bellee in March 2023. She is also the recipient of the 2022 Greater Tucson Leadership Alumni Excellence Award. When asked how she does it, Diana often references the quote “Act as if what you do makes a difference. It does.”

Serving: Charbonneau’s Colada (non-alcoholic)
coconut water, cream of coconut, pineapple juice and splash of lime juice
*Alcoholic version available

Anthony Schaefer

Broker and Team Lead at The Schaefer Team with Long Realty

Anthony is a hardworking, constantly smiling, native Tucsonan who has an absolute appreciation and love for Southern Arizona! Anthony currently manages his real estate team, The Schaefer Team within Long Realty. He loves to champion and foster the growth and success of aspiring agents to create a business centered around a heart of service and giving back to our community! His passions beyond real estate are golf, fishing, hiking, and absolutely anything outdoors. He is an avid foodie, car aficionado, and loves spending time with his wife Emily and their two German Shepards Summer and Tanner!

Serving: Schaefer SummerRita
Lunazul Tequila, watermelon puree, muddled cucumbers, and fresh lime juice with a Tajin rim

Can’t attend but want to help Ben’s Bells create kinder communities? Make a donation.

Thank you to our amazing event sponsors!

Event Parking

There are lots of options for downtown parking. Across Congress from HighWire is the underground Depot Plaza Garage. After 5pm street parking is free and there are lots of spaces a block south at Armory Park.