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Morrisville Hosting Holi Fundraiser for Girls’ School

Morrisville, NC – Morrisville is bringing in a big mix of groups and cultures for a fundraiser this Saturday, all for a fundraiser started when its creator was in high school. Read more

Big Kick-off to Horse Therapy Charity

Cary, NC – Cary’s Corral Riding Academy held their largest fundraiser of the year in order to reach their goal of helping 20 at-risk girls realize their potential. Read more

CORRAL Riding Academy Raises $1 Million

Cary, NC — CORRAL Riding Academy recently raised $1 million over the course of a three month campaign to support the work they do at a farm at 3620 Kildaire Farm Road.

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Dorcas

Local 5th Grader Raises $2,500 for Dorcas Ministries

Cary, NC — Rosie, a local fifth grader, started a GoFundMe campaign and helped raise almost $2,500 for Cary’s Dorcas Ministries Crisis Center in one month. Rev. Dr. Rose Cornelious, the Development Director at Dorcas, tells us about it.

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Quilts of Valor

Cary Group Sew Quilts for Veterans

Quilts of Valor

Cary, NC — Each month at Elegant Stitches in Cary, a small group of women meet to sew quilts for wounded soldiers. The group is part of a large non-profit called Quilts of Valor, and I talked to Lisa Garner Wardenaar, who started the Cary chapter, to find out more. Read more

Cary Visual Art Teams Up with Life Experiences

CVA workshops at Life Experiences

Cary, NC — Cary Visual Art and Life Experiences, Inc. are two local non-profits that do incredible things in our community. Last week, with the help of successful artist Eric McRay, the organizations joined together to create fun workshops for employees at the Life Experiences facility. Read more

T.MAC Donates $8,000 to Local Charities

General Manager Nathan Wachob presents checks to two charities outside of the Cary T.MAC

T.MAC General Manager Nathan Wachob presents checks to representatives from Life Experiences, Inc. and JDRF outside of the Cary restaurant.

Cary, NC — T.MAC, Cary’s new hot spot for food, sports, and craft beer, donated a total of $8,000 to two local charities on December 2, 2014–just in time for “Giving Tuesday.” Read more

CORRAL Riding Academy – At Risk Girls & Rescue Horses

CORRAL Riding Academy

Cary, NC — CORRAL Riding Academy will hold a ribbon cutting ceremony next week on Tuesday, December 9, 2014 to show the public their newly renovated headquarters and to present information about their unique programs for at-risk teen girls. Read more

Pictures from Truck Day

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Cary, NC — Bright Horizons hosted their annual Triangle Truck Day on November 15, 2014 to raise money for the Bright Horizons Foundation for Children. The interactive day provided “truckloads” of fun for families and taught children the importance of helping others.  Read more

Cut-a-thon Raises $2000

Amanda Kimball giving a haircut during Twisted Scizzors Cut-a-thon

Amanda Kimball giving a haircut during the Twisted Scizzors Cut-a-thon

Cary, NC — On Sunday, October 26, 2014, Twisted Scizzors Salon, located in the High House Crossing shopping center, raised $2000 during a one-day “Cut-A Thon” to benefit Headbands of Hope. Read more