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Citizen-Times profiles First Presbyterian’s ‘Sanctuary Saturday’

From the Asheville Citizen-Times [Sanctuary Saturday occurs] from October through March in the fellowship hall at First Presbyterian Church [in] downtown [Asheville], when the hungry and homeless seek refuge from the elements and protection from the unknown during the cold winter months. Now in its fifth year, the Saturday Sanctuary ministry at First Presbyterian is […]

NC novelists fund rocking chairs for Thomas Wolfe Home

Press release Thomas Wolfe Memorial State Historic Site The Thomas Wolfe Memorial Advisory Board recently placed 12 new rocking chairs on the front porch of the Old Kentucky Home, Wolfe’s home place. The generosity of Troutman Rockers of Troutman, NC, Tyson Furniture Co. of Black Mountain and 12 North Carolina novelists made the purchase possible. […]

Local resident speaks at United Arab Emirates

From Weaving Influence PR firm: Asheville, N.C– Local resident and business owner Bill Treasurer was honored to serve as a guest speaker last week in United Arab Emirates. During a five-day training program sponsored by the Protocol School of Washington, Treasurer, a best-selling author and nationally recognized expert, presented on Courageous Leadership, a concept his […]

Local nonprofits ask public to volunteer, donate on Dec. 3, Giving Tuesday

From United Way of Asheville and Buncombe County: Black Friday, Small Business Saturday, Cyber Monday and now, GivingTuesday. The idea: in a season of consumerism, it is important to create space for giving back. And one way to do this is promote the organizations who are working to build community and connecting people who care, […]

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