Non-profits

Carolina Music Ways presents “Carolina Live! – Our Musical History”

Carolina Music Ways presents “Carolina Live! – Our Musical History”

By Staff Carolina Music Ways will be hosting “Carolina Live! – Our Musical History” at SECCA on Thursday, November 20th. The concert will benefit CMW, an arts-in-education organization based in Winston-Salem who work to “educate children in North Carolina about the state’s diverse musical heritage and inspire them to participate […]

by · November 20, 2014 · 0 comments · Community, Non-profits
pratt & scott

New Yadkin RiverKeeper Appointed

By Staff Yadkin Riverkeeper’s education, awareness and action programs to protect clean water on North Carolina’s second largest river basin have resulted in much success. Consequently, the organization announced today that it is bolstering its leadership team with the appointment of a new Riverkeeper and the addition of a new […]

by · November 19, 2014 · 0 comments · Community, Non-profits
piedmont craftsman

Piedmont Craftsmen 51st Fair – November 22-23rd

By Staff   More than 120 of the finest artisans from across the United States will fill the booths at Piedmont Craftsmen’s 51st Fair in Winston-Salem, NC on November 22 and 23. The Fair, which was recently named one of the 10 best fine craft shows in the country by […]

by · November 17, 2014 · 0 comments · Community, Non-profits
matthew gfeller

6th Annual Matthew Gfeller Memorial Doughnut Run to be Held Saturday

By Staff   The Sixth Annual Matthew Gfeller Memorial Doughnut Run is scheduled for Saturday, November 15, 2014. As in the past, The Matthew Gfeller Foundation will distribute all proceeds from this year’s run evenly between the Childress Institute for Pediatric Trauma at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center and The […]

by · November 12, 2014 · 0 comments · Community, Neighborhoods, Non-profits
kettle bell

The Salvation Army Kicks off Christmas Season with Red Kettle & Angel Tree Campaigns

By Staff   One of the familiar sounds of Christmas has started to sound across the Greater Winston-Salem area as The Salvation Army kicks off the 2014 Red Kettle and Angel Tree campaigns. The ringing of the bell is a long honored Christmas tradition and continues this year in Camel […]

by · November 12, 2014 · 0 comments · Community, Non-profits
CCD Editorial Cartoon- Veteran’s Day Sales

CCD Editorial Cartoon- Veteran’s Day Sales

By Andrew David Cox  

by · November 11, 2014 · 0 comments · Community, Non-profits
second harvest food bank

Feeding America Food Banks – Bank of America Team Up to Fight Hunger with 2-1 Match

By Staff   Although the economy is improving it’s not happening for everyone. The sad truth is that many hard-working Triad area families have experienced a loss of income and face the challenge of choosing between providing food for their families or paying for other basic needs. The recent Hunger […]

by · November 10, 2014 · 1 comment · Community, Non-profits
the adaptables

The Adaptables – Making Independent Living a Reality for People with Disabilities

by Bryan Dooley   The well-known American cultural anthropologist, Margaret Meade once said, “Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world. Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has.” The Adaptables Center for Independent Living, Inc., CIL, board of directors and staff exemplify this […]

by · November 5, 2014 · 0 comments · Community, Non-profits
Novant Health Forsyth Medical Center Auxiliary Celebrates 50th Anniversary

Novant Health Forsyth Medical Center Auxiliary Celebrates 50th Anniversary

By Staff   The Novant Heath Forsyth Medical Center Auxiliary is celebrating its 50th anniversary this October. The program has contributed over three million volunteer hours and over $4 million in gifts since its inception in 1964. There are currently two charter members who are still volunteers. The Auxiliary is […]

by · October 31, 2014 · 0 comments · Community, Non-profits, Uncategorized
naomi judd

Ending Domestic Violence- Our Community’s Efforts Praised by Naomi Judd

By Carissa Joines     October is national Domestic Violence Awareness Month, and last week Camel City was honored to have legendary country singer and advocate for victims of domestic violence Naomi Judd, speak at “Home Free”, Forsyth County’s third annual benefit luncheon to end domestic violence. Judd was herself […]

by · October 22, 2014 · 0 comments · Community, Health, Non-profits, Uncategorized