Lobsterfest Returns with Fresh Lobsters for Fundraiser

Story originally appeared on FoodCary.

Cary, NC – Food fundraisers abound in Cary over the year, celebrating so many of our favorite comforts and delicacies.  That list includes barbecue, fried chicken, fish, subs, and, yes, lobsters. Read more

9/11 Day of Service

Cary Non-Profits Look for Volunteers on 9/11 Day of Service

Cary, NC – For the past six years, local non-profits have counted on September 11 as a day to boost community volunteers and this year is no different, with an estimated 2,500 Triangle residents giving their time to these organizations, including several in Cary. Read more

The Carying Place

The Carying Place Commemorates 25 Years With Fundraising Race

Cary, NC – Since 1993, The Carying Place has helped working families get housing and education. They continue that mission with their Labor Day Race for Home this September, which is not only a way to raise funds but also a way to teach the community about the work they do. Read more

Waltonwood Cary Parkway

Waltonwood Running Food and School Supply Drive This Month

Cary, NC – With the school year starting soon, local Caryites can help make sure local children get everything they need as Waltonwood Cary Parkway holds a donation drive for food and school supplies this week and next. Read more

Upcoming Race Helps Children Fund Their Own Projects

Cary, NC – Cary-based Small Hands Big Hearts United (SHBHU) believes children want to get involved in charities but are often prevented because of their age. But with help from their fundraising race later this month, the organization puts the reins in local children’s hands and helps them find their own projects. Read more

Tobacco Road Marathon

Tobacco Road Marathon Set to Raise $1 Million in Next Race

Cary, NC – Since 2010, the Tobacco Road Marathon has raised money for local causes on one of the most popular running roads for Cary residents. In their upcoming event, the marathon is set to hit and pass the $1 million milestone. Read more

Cary Student

Cary Student Selected to Leadership Program, Works to Create Local Food Bank

Cary, NC – Four high school students from around the Triangle, including one Cary student, were selected to create a food bank in the Triangle and gain work and leadership experience. Read more

Life Experiences, Inc.

Life Experiences Reflects Back During 40th Year

Cary, NC – For 40 years now, Life Experiences, Inc. in Cary has provided employment to local residents with disabilities. Now, the organization looking back not only on changes its made over the years but what changes may come in the future. Read more

Jordan Lake Brewing

Cary Brewery Hosting Fundraiser for Rare Disease

Cary, NC – Huntington’s Disease affects roughly 30,000 Americans with many more at risk of developing it, which leads to few resources to research the disease. To educate people and raise money in a fun way, a local Cary brewery is holding a fundraiser for Huntington’s research. Read more

National Charity League

Local National Charity League Class Graduates with 5,000+ Hours Donated

Cary, NC – The Carolina Lily chapter of the National Charity League graduated their 2018 class in late April, sending off a group of local students who have collectively donated thousands of hours of their time to local charity groups. Read more