Posted on 17 April 2013.
Students celebrated a great catch during one of Saturday’s kickball games.
It was a beautiful day for some kickball Saturday, April 13, as the brothers of Davidson College’s Kappa Sigma Fraternity and women of Connor Eating House staged their the third annual Frankelfest Kickball Tournament. Since 2011, the tournament has honored the life and memory of John Frankel, a Davidson College senior and then-vice president of Kappa Sigma, who passed away in a car accident during the 2010 winter break. Read the full story
Posted in Cornelius, Davidson College, Fund-raisers, Huntersville, Mooresville, People
Posted on 11 April 2013.
The Rev. Etheleen Jetton is competing in this year’s Our Towns Habitat for Humanity Biggest Cheese in Town contest, and she’s throwing a Smithville Yard Sale on Saturday as part of her fundraising campaign. Sellers and buyers are invited to join in at the Smithville Community Center. Read the full story
Posted in Business, Calendar, Cornelius, Fund-raisers, Huntersville
Posted on 05 April 2013.
Community Arts Project’s 6th annual Taste of Art fundraiser is scheduled Thursday, April 11, at Fresh Market, with a wine tasting, hors d’oeuvres, and a silent auction to benefit the nonprofit arts group. Read the full story
Posted in Calendar, Cornelius, Fund-raisers, Huntersville, Mooresville
Posted on 28 March 2013.
Davidson president Carol Quillen (seated, second from left) and other college officials and students shared a moment at the 2012 Dinner at Davidson.
By LINCOLN DAVIDSON
Davidson College students are preparing for the annual Dinner at Davidson, a student-led fundraiser for the college’s Davidson Trust financial aid program. The April 6 dinner for the community is part of an expanded two-week celebration promoting the college’s efforts to make itself more affordable and help students graduate without loans. Read the full story
Posted in Calendar, Cornelius, Davidson College, Fund-raisers, Huntersville, Mooresville
Posted on 25 March 2013.
Golfers will tee it up May 13 at River Run Country Club in Davidson at the 2nd Annual Swing Fore A Child’s Place golf tournament May 13, raising money to help homeless children to attend summer camp. The event includes a buffet lunch, golf, prizes, raffles and dinner, with all funds raised going directly to A Child’s Place summer camp program My Place. Read the full story
Posted in Calendar, Cornelius, Fund-raisers, Huntersville, Mooresville, River Run
Posted on 25 March 2013.
Eddie Beach (back left holding check) accepted a check from local boy scouts to help pay for a water line to the Davidson Community Garden.
By BRENDA BARGER
Four years and counting. The Davidson Community Garden at Potts Street and Catawba Avenue in Davidson is entering its fourth growing season and making a difference in our town. And it’s about to get a much needed improvement – a water line – thanks a successful fundraising campaign. Read the full story
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Posted on 21 March 2013.
The tournament honors the late Russell Knox (left) and Don Howie.
Area Lions Clubs are hosting their 11th annual Lake Norman Regional Golf Tournament on Monday, April 22, at Northstone Country Club in Huntersville. The clubs are now seeking sponsors for the event, which is a major fundraiser for Lions’ projects, including employment programs and summer camps for the visually impaired. Read the full story
Posted in Business, Calendar, Concord, Cornelius, Fund-raisers, Huntersville
Posted on 17 March 2013.
A new $3 million performing arts center is a major focus of the campus expansion.
By DAVID BORAKS
CONCORD – Cannon School has unveiled the largest fundraising campaign in its history, a $7 million drive to pay for new arts, athletics and middle school facilities. At a kick-off party at the Fillmore in Charlotte Saturday night, officials said they’ve already raised $5 million since the campaign’s “quiet phase” began last year. Read the full story
Posted in Concord, Cornelius, Fund-raisers, Planning & Development, Schools