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JUNE

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June 2

FOUNDERS’ RED TIE AFFAIR

For: American Red Cross A fundraising dinner and dancing event with a live auction after dinner to celebrate the Chapter’s 90th anniversary and recognize the Chapter’s founders.  6:30-9:30pm.  $150 per person.  George’s Garage, Durham.  For more information contact Donna Gonyeau at 919.489.6541 or gonyeaudn@usa.redcross.org or visit www.redcross.org


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June 2

LAND TRUST DAY

For: Triangle Land Conservancy By patronizing selected businesses, you directly support TLC when a percentage of the purchase is donated to the organization.  For a complete list of businesses, visit www.tlc-nc.org or the statewide Land Trust Day website at www.LandTrustDay.com


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June 2

SILVER & BLACK GALA

For: Community Health Services Live and silent auction, live music.  6:30-11pm.  $100 per person, $1,500 for corporate tables, patron hosts are $400 per couple.  Seating is limited to the first 300 people.  Design Center Atrium, Charlotte.  For more information contact Jen Algire at 704.248.3712.


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June 2

18TH ANNUAL DINING FOR FRIENDS

For: Triad Health Project Hosts from around the Triad will welcome friends for lunch, brunch, cocktails or dinner in exchange for a donation to Triad Health Project.  At 9pm hosts and guests will gather for a Grand Dessert Finale at the Greensboro Coliseum Special Events Center for music, dancing, drinks and desserts.  For more information contact Mike Baker at 336.275.1654×17 or visit www.triadhealthproject.com


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June 2

8TH ANNUAL BLUE JEAN BALL

For: MANNA FoodBank This year’s Ball, a spin on James Bond 007:  Give & Let Live – Hunger Shouldn’t Be Top Secret, features food, drinks, silent auction, and live music.  7-11pm.  $70 person.  MANNA FoodBank, Asheville.  For more information contact Karen Etheredge at 828.299.3663 or ketheredge@secondharvest.org


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June 3

EIGHTH ANNUAL BENEFIT FESTIVAL

For: Make-A-Wish Volunteer-driven event will include food, music, special entertainment for the kids, raffle and silent auction.  $10.  1-5pm.  Shallowford Square.  For more information contact Don Timmons at 919.659.1414×111.


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June 3-10

THE REX HOSPITAL OPEN – NATIONWIDE TOUR EVENT

For: The Rex Hospital Foundation Exciting golf events.  The Open will be be played June 3-10, featuring Pro-Ams on both June 4 & 6.  The 72-hole Nationwide Tour rounds begin on June 7 and end on June 10.  Funds raised will support Rex Cancer Outreach Programs and the renovation and expansion of the Special Care Nursery at Rex.  TPC Wakefield Plantation, Raleigh.  For more information contact Bob Scott at 919.784.4498 or bob.scott@rexhealth.com or visit www.therexhospitalopen.com


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June 6

RECEPTION

For: Wake Education Partnership Reception hosted by Jim & Ann Goodnight to celebrate the success of Wake Education Partnership’s Wake Ed ’07 – Join the Conversation campaign.  Reception will include heavy hors d’oeuvres, cocktails, live music.  5:30-8:30pm.  Fees:  co-host $1,000; co-sponsor $500; patron $250; couple $100; individual $50.  Prestonwood Country Club, Cary.  For more information contact Jackie Brown at 919.821.7609×140 or jbrown@wakeedpartnership.org


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June 8

BEST OF CHARLOTTE 2007 NEW YORK, NEW YORK

For: The Family Center An evening of food & fun New York style.  Come dressed in NYC casual.  7-11pm. The Wachovia Atrium, Uptown Charlotte.  For more information contact Carmen Schultz at 704.376.7180×213 or carmens@thefamilycenter.net


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June 19

DINE OUT FOR KIDS

For: Communities In Schools of Charlotte-Mecklenburg, Inc. Dine out on June 19th at participating restaurants in Charlotte and help at-risk students stay in school and prepare for life.  Charlotte, NC at participating restaurants.  For more information contact Leigh Bogucki at 704.943.9440 or lbogucki@cischarlotte.org or visit www.cischarlotte.org


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June 22

ANNUAL AWARDS CELEBRATION & AUCTION

For: Child Care Services Association Silent auction and reception at 6pm.  Live auction and dinner at 7:30pm.  $70 per person.  $525 for table of 8.  Durham Marriott at the Civic Center.  For more information visit www.childcareservices.org


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June 25-July 1

2007 US WOMEN’S OPEN

For: YWCA The YWCA has been chosen along with seven other nonprofits to receive charitable funds raised to support programs that enrich and advance women’s health in NC.  For more details contact Jennifer Straw Olsen at 919.834.7386 or jstrawolson@ywcatriangle.org


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June 28

JON KATZ LUNCHEON

For: SPCA of Wake County Dog author Jon Katz will speak at a SPCA fundraiser at a private home near North Hills.  The vegetarian luncheon features a reading and book signing.  12noon.  $50.  For more information contact Paul White at 919.532.2082 or pwhite@spcawake.org or visit www.spcawake.org


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June 29-30

TRIANGLE ROCK-A-THON

For: Inter-faith Food Shuttle and Urban Ministries Durham Silent auction of children’s rockers by local artists and tasting from various restaurants.  Starts at 11am on the 29th until 4pm on the 30th.  $10.  Bay 7 American Tobacco Campus, Durham.  For more information contact Tonya at 919.250.0043 or pr@foodshuttle.org or visit www.foodshuttle.org


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