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salvation army

The Salvation Army of Greater Winston-Salem Begins Toy & Food Distribution for Christmas 2014

By Staff   On Wednesday at 9:00 am, The Salvation Army of Greater Winston-Salem will begin distribution of toys and food to families who have made application, been screened and approved. We will conclude distribution on Friday, December 19th. This process began when families made application October 6 – 11, […]

by · December 17, 2014 · 0 comments · Community, Non-profits
diploma

Goodwill & Forsyth Tech Team up to Help Adults Earn a High School Diploma

By Staff   With the new year just around the corner it is almost time to start making New Year’s resolutions.  For some adults who never graduated from high school, earning a diploma is an important resolution to make. Goodwill Industries of Northwest North Carolina and Forsyth Technical Community College […]

by · December 12, 2014 · 0 comments · Community, Non-profits
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Girl Scouts & Goodwill Partnership See Positive Results

By Staff   Girl Scouts Carolinas Peaks to Piedmont, in partnership with Goodwill Industries of Central North Carolina, Goodwill Industries of Northwest North Carolina and Goodwill Industries of the Southern Piedmont just completed the annual partnership Good Turn for Goodwill community service project. The campaign took place throughout the month […]

by · December 9, 2014 · 0 comments · Community, Non-profits
homeless in winston-salem

Winston-Salem’s Overflow Homeless Shelters Open Monday Night

By Staff The weather is once more turning cold and this winter is looking to be colder than most. The good news is that many of our most vulnerable citizens do have shelters in which they can escape the cold and recieve needed services. One of those critical services is […]

by · December 1, 2014 · 0 comments · Community, Health, Non-profits
twin city santa

Winston-Salem’s Largest Holiday Event for Young Professionals Collects Toys for Local Children in Need

By Staff   Despite the hurry of the holiday season, over a thousand local young professionals are coming together to support a common cause—collecting toys and raising money for local children in need during the holidays. On Friday, December 5, Twin City Santa will host its twelfth annual “Miracle on […]

by · November 29, 2014 · 0 comments · Community, Downtown, 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
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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