Mad Mountain Mud Run Supports Hands On! Museum

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| By Karen Kater | All my life I have been an adrenaline junkie. I love the thrill of a good adventure, so when I heard Hands On! was hosting its very first Mad Mountain Mud Run, I knew I …

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Women Making Music: Playin’ It Forward – Two Life-Sustaining Benefit/Fundraisers

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Concert for Kat Williams & Old Time Country Western Hoedown for Multiple Sclerosis Two engaging, entertaining, and extremely vital fundraiser benefits are coming up this month and I shout out to all of you to highly consider attending them both! …

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Pedal to Plate

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Madison County Farms to host first annual Pedal-to-Plate farm to table bicycle event.

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“Tea to Nourish the Soul” with Becca Stevens Sponsored by Our Voice

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Our Voice will sponsor a “Tea to Nourish the Soul” with Becca Stevens, April 7, 2016 at 4:00pm at Homewood, 19 Zillicoa St in the Montford neighborhood of Asheville. Seats Are Limited!!! You won’t want to miss this.

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Color Me Goodwill … the Back Story

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| By Sandie Rhodes | Every upcycling designer and thrifty shopper already knows Goodwill retail stores are the place to go for bargains and “special “finds.” But what many don’t know is that Goodwill of Northwest NC has three Workforce …

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Art Affair 2016 Helps OpenDoors Of Asheville Raise Money To Change Childrens’ Lives

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Installing new kitchen cabinets can serve as a catalyst to change the lives of impoverished children. Just ask Jen Ramming. When she commissioned renowned artist, furniture designer and Asheville resident Randy Shull, she was simply thinking about creating a warm, …

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Women Making Music: “Hitsville, Hipsters to Hippies, Sounds of the 60’s – Fundraiser for Multiple Sclerosis”

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Our Story: When my stepson, Chad Holgerson was diagnosed with MS 7 years ago, my husband and I educated ourselves on the disease and found a plethora of long standing and on-going unique and creative funding campaigns taking place annually …

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“A Nun on the Bus” Comes to Asheville

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  Pisgah Legal Services Hosts Sister Simone Campbell at 4th Annual Poverty Forum   On Monday, October 6, Sister Simone Campbell and NETWORK’s “Nuns on the Bus” will roll into Asheville to headline Pisgah Legal Services’ 4th Annual Poverty Forum …

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The Fanciful Flea – Madison Has HEArT Helping Neighbors in Need in Madison County

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  When the Artic Vortex descended upon western North Carolina, most of us found comfort in the heat of our homes. But, a couple of women in Madison County had already been hatching a heat-related idea that extended beyond the …

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Adelaide Key and Maggie Smith Hope You Dance

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  By Susan Blexrud   Adelaide Key and Maggie Smith are no strangers to figuratively kicking up their heels for causes that inspire them, but this time, they’re taking their commitment literally. As honorary chairs for Youth OUTright’s The Dance: …

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Wells Fargo Zipping For Autism

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  By Rachael Johns   Sheena did not know, when she went to school for Special Education, that she would eventually have a child who was diagnosed with high-functioning autism. Because of the background Sheena has as a Special Ed. …

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