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The Power of a Canned Good

The Power of a Canned Good

On First Friday this April, teams composed of architects, engineers, designers and students attending the Schools of Architecture, Engineering and Design will build ‘Hero’ themed structures at 6 build sites around downtown Raleigh. What makes it so special? The structures will be completely composed of canned goods that have been donated to the local food bank […]

CANstruction Raleigh 2016 Theme Announced

CANstruction Raleigh 2016 Theme Announced

For those of you who haven’t heard of CANstruction, now is a great time to catch up on this amazing event. We are happy to announce that this year’s theme is Heroes! 8 teams will be building and participating with First Friday, April 1st as they have in year’s past. Heroes-themed builds will range from Mighty Mouse […]

National Student-Led Conference Empowers Youth to Make U.S. Schools Safer

National Student-Led Conference Empowers Youth to Make U.S. Schools Safer

The National Association of Students Against Violence Everywhere Hosts 16th Annual Summit The National Association of Students Against Violence Everywhere, a nonprofit dedicated to decreasing the potential for violence in our schools and communities, will bring together students and community leaders from around the nation for its youth-led SAVE Summit March 12. The annual conference […]

Happy Fix® Announces Leap into Happy Challenge

Happy Fix® Announces Leap into Happy Challenge

North Carolina’s Happiest Startup Urging People to Use Social Media in A Positive Manner in February APEX, N.C. — Woman-owned Happy Fix® (www.happyfix.com), giving people the knowledge and nudges to live a happier life, has announced its Leap into Happy Challenge. Participants pledging to use social media in a positive manner throughout the 29 days […]

Winter Coat Drive held by CertaPro Painters in the Triangle

CertaPro Painters in the Triangle are holding a “Give A Coat, Get A Coat” Winter Coat Drive this year. Customers who donate a new or gently used winter coat can receive a “free coat” of paint – up to $100 off on painting services. This year’s coat drive benefits the Urban Ministries of Durham, Hope […]

9th Annual Student-Led Run For Young 5K Reminds Community the Importance of Safe Driving

9th Annual Student-Led Run For Young 5K Reminds Community the Importance of Safe Driving

Musically-Enhanced Downtown Raleigh Race Celebrates the Life of Sadiki Young While Fundraising for Local High Schools Returning for the ninth year, Christ Episcopal Church of Downtown Raleigh is proud to announce its Run for Young 5K-race taking place Sunday, Jan. 10 at 2 p.m. Run For Young is a family-friendly, USATF certified 5K race starting and ending […]

Coldwell Banker Howard Perry and Walston to Donate 4,000 Turkeys to  Area Nonprofits and Military Through its Turkeys for the Triangle Program

Coldwell Banker Howard Perry and Walston to Donate 4,000 Turkeys to Area Nonprofits and Military Through its Turkeys for the Triangle Program

Real estate company partners with Butterball® to feed a record 16,000 people for the holidays Coldwell Banker Howard Perry and Walston (CBHPW), the leading real estate company in the Triangle area, will distribute a record 4,000 turkeys, 1,500 of which will be donated by Garner-based Butterball, to more than 60 local charities as well as […]

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Allstate Foundation Awards North Carolina Grants to Students Against Violence Everywhere

Youth Empowerment Initiatives to be Led by 20 SAVE Chapters Across the State The National Association of Students Against Violence Everywhere is proud to announce that it has been presented with a grant from The Allstate Foundation to empower and engage North Carolina youth in safety and violence prevention activities. Twenty elementary, middle and high […]

Free Week of Classes at Orangetheory Fitness for Veterans, Active Military and Military Families

Free Week of Classes at Orangetheory Fitness for Veterans, Active Military and Military Families

In honor of Veteran’s Day Nov. 11, Orangetheory Fitness Triangle studios are offering a free week of classes Nov. 8-14 to all local veterans, active military, military spouses, and military families. Veterans, military personnel and military families who decide to join Orangetheory Fitness during the week of Nov. 8-14 will be offered a special discount […]

The Junior League of Raleigh Hosts its 31st Annual A Shopping SPREE!

The Junior League of Raleigh Hosts its 31st Annual A Shopping SPREE!

More than $2.5 million raised since 1985 to support local children’s nonprofits The Junior League of Raleigh will welcome more than 170 exhibitors from across the country to its 31st annual A Shopping SPREE! (www.ashoppingspree.org) at the Raleigh Convention Center from Thursday, Oct. 29 through Sunday, Nov. 1. A longstanding tradition that began in 1985, […]