Tammy Lynn Center for Developmental Disabilities, Raleigh, NC, will hold Toast to the Triangle, March 5. The dinner fundraiser is co-sponsored by Glaxo Wellcome, RTP, NC and will feature food from 45 of the Triangle’s finest restaurants. Call 919-832-3909 for details.
Adolescent Pregnancy Prevention Coaltion of NC, Chapel Hill, NC, will hold it Annual Statewide Conference May 4 at the Koury Convention Center, Greensboro, NC. Call 919-932-9885 for information.
WAVE, Inc., Washington, DC, will hold the 26th Annual National Youth Professionals’ Institute Conference, April 14-17 in Atlanta, GA. Call 800-274-2005 to register.
Ralph Shelton, president of Southeast Fuels, Greenboro, NC, elected chairman of the board, Moses Cone Wesley Long Community Health Foundation, Greensboro, NC.
NC Department of Environment and Natural Resources, Raleigh, NC, awarded $272,900 to support 17 public and private sector projects to reduce the amount of construction and demolition debris disposed in NC landfills.
Alliance of AIDS Services Carolina, Raleigh, NC, will sponsor the 11th annual, Black Church Week of Prayer for the Healing of AIDS, March 5-10. The event encourages African-American churches to become community centers for HIV education and care.
Col. Buzz Aldrin, Apollo 11 astronaut, named aviation advisor to the First Flight Centennial Commission. Aldrin will serve as a national liason for the commemorative commission’s endeavors.