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Salvation Army Teams Up With Modern for New Campaign

By Staff The Salvation is partnering with Modern Toyota and Modern Chevrolet to get 30 car donations during the month of July for its 30 Cars in 30 Days campaign. They kickoff the campaign Wednesday, July 1st, at Modern Chevrolet. Proceeds from the auction of donated cars, trucks, boats and RVs […]

by · June 25, 2015 · 0 comments · Community, Non-profits
Winston-Salem Foundation Provides Major Grant to New Winston Museum

Winston-Salem Foundation Provides Major Grant to New Winston Museum

By Staff New Winston Museum has received a $25,000 grant from Frances and Jesse Temple Fund of the Winston-Salem Foundation. These funds will support the creation of an interpretive plan and fund development plan for the museum. New Winston Museum will work with nationally renowned museum professionals, R&L Consulting of […]

by · June 23, 2015 · 0 comments · Community, Non-profits
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Arts Council of Winston-Salem and Forsyth County Announces Mini-Grants

By Staff   The Arts Council of Winston-Salem and Forsyth County has announced its second round of grants made through its Community Enrichment Mini-Grant initiative. These awards provide community groups and individuals with grants up to $500 to infuse the arts into all segments of our community, promote creativity, provide […]

by · June 17, 2015 · 0 comments · Community, Non-profits
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Big Brothers, Big Sisters – Giving to the Future

By Bryan Dooley   “If you light a lamp for someone, it will also brighten your own path.” ~ Buddhist Proverb Many cultures around the world recognize the mutually beneficial effects of a mentoring relationship, as described in the above Buddhist proverb. 107 Westdale Avenue is home to Winston Salem’s […]

by · June 15, 2015 · 0 comments · Community, Non-profits
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Bookmarks Announces Global Bestselling Author as Keynote Speaker

By Staff Bookmarks has announced the Keynote Opening Night Speaker for the 2015 Bookmarks Festival of Books and Authors. David Baldacci, a global #1 bestselling author, will open the Festival as the Keynote Speaker on Thursday, September 10 at 6 p.m. at R.J. Reynolds Auditorium at 301 N. Hawthorne Road […]

by · June 11, 2015 · 0 comments · Community, Guides & Events, Non-profits
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Winston-Salem Youth Chorus Hosting Auditions

By Staff The Winston-Salem Youth Chorus invites children ages 8 to 18 to audition for the 2015-2016 Season which begins the end of August. Auditions will be held on Monday, June 22nd – Friday, June 26th and Monday, June 29th- Thursday, July 2nd between 4pm-8pm at St. Timothy’s Episcopal Church […]

by · June 11, 2015 · 0 comments · Community, Non-profits
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3rd Shift – The Sins of Our Fathers… Hunger & Poverty on the Streets of Camel City

By Chad Nance “Everybody knows the deal is rotten Old Black Joe’s still pickin’ cotton For your ribbons and bows And everybody knows” Leonard Cohen “There are people in the world so hungry, that God cannot appear to them except in the form of bread.” ― Mahatma Gandhi “But if […]

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MLK Memorial Seed Fund Scholarships Available for Graduating Seniors

By Staff $1,000 Martin Luther King Scholarships will be given to selected students who are graduating high school seniors. All scholarships will be one year, non-renewable and will be paid directly to the college, university, or institution upon receipt of verification of enrollment. See application below. Eligible applicants for a […]

St Philips Moravian Church- Ever Forward to Freedom

St Philips Moravian Church- Ever Forward to Freedom

  On May 21st 2015, the congregation and guests of St. Phillips Moravian Church (located in Old Salem) gathered together to celebrate the 150th Anniversary of the announcement to the African-American slaves who made up the congregation that they had been released from bondage. Rev. Russ May, Rev. Terrance Hawkins, […]

by · May 23, 2015 · 0 comments · Community, Neighborhoods, Non-profits