Asheville benefits

The Asheville Darkroom seeks $4,400 from public or it will close in December

The Asheville Darkroom seeks $4,400 from public or it will close in December

A benefit tonight, Aug. 17, at The Odditorium in West Asheville will raise money for the group that promotes photography as an art form.

by August 17, 2013 0 comments Asheville benefits
Eliada, Asheville Grown partner for annual corn maze in Asheville

Eliada, Asheville Grown partner for annual corn maze in Asheville

The buy local business alliance teams up with Eliada for this annual fundraiser.

by August 11, 2013 1 comment Asheville benefits
‘Float for a Cause’ on Asheville’s French Broad River Aug. 17 to benefit WNC Alliance

‘Float for a Cause’ on Asheville’s French Broad River Aug. 17 to benefit WNC Alliance

One highlight: a floating barge featuring Asheville faves Mad Tea. Party at the Bywater.

by August 10, 2013 0 comments Asheville benefits
‘Root Ball’ fundraiser for Asheville GreenWorks set for Aug. 15

‘Root Ball’ fundraiser for Asheville GreenWorks set for Aug. 15

The Asheville Affiliates are hosting the party in the River Arts District.

by August 10, 2013 0 comments Asheville benefits
Registration open for Pink in the Park in Biltmore Park

Registration open for Pink in the Park in Biltmore Park

The walk/run is set for Oct. 5.

by August 6, 2013 0 comments Asheville benefits
Carolina Brotherhood bicycle ride returns Aug. 10

Carolina Brotherhood bicycle ride returns Aug. 10

Six riders from the Asheville Fire Department will start in Rocky Mount and end in Boone for the memorial ride.

Asheville Outdoor Center to host second Hotter Than Haiti 10k

Asheville Outdoor Center to host second Hotter Than Haiti 10k

All proceeds from the event will benefit Consider Haiti, which uses 100 percent of proceeds to provide sustainable food, water and children’s health programs in Montrouis, Haiti.

by July 22, 2013 0 comments Asheville benefits
80’s themed gay prom fundraiser for Anam Cara Theatre Company set for Aug. 3

80’s themed gay prom fundraiser for Anam Cara Theatre Company set for Aug. 3

Gay 80’s prom!

by July 19, 2013 1 comment Asheville benefits
CitiStop on Patton Avenue hosting in-store WNC Alliance benefit on Wednesday

CitiStop on Patton Avenue hosting in-store WNC Alliance benefit on Wednesday

Get two slice of Acropolis Pizza and a drink for $5, all to benefit the WNC Alliance’s work to promote water quality in the French Broad River watershed.

by July 9, 2013 0 comments Asheville benefits
Dogs of Asheville Calendar asking for your donations to feature rescue dogs

Dogs of Asheville Calendar asking for your donations to feature rescue dogs

Patton Avenue Pet Co. and Flying Dogs Photography seek $3,000 for the calendar, sales of which will benefit Brother Wolfe Animal Rescue.

by June 11, 2013 0 comments Asheville benefits
Regional restaurants pledge proceeds to Blue Ridge Parkway

Regional restaurants pledge proceeds to Blue Ridge Parkway

Participating restaurants will donate from June 10-13 for Plates for the Parkway.

by June 11, 2013 0 comments Asheville benefits
Open Hearts Art Center to host benefit June 26

Open Hearts Art Center to host benefit June 26

The event will be held at Metro Wines on Charlotte Street.

by June 11, 2013 0 comments Asheville benefits
Have a gay ol’ time! Blue Ridge Pride White Party Weekend June 21-23

Have a gay ol’ time! Blue Ridge Pride White Party Weekend June 21-23

The event is a fundraiser for Loving Food Resources.

by May 21, 2013 0 comments Asheville benefits
Croquet tournament in Swannanoa to benefit

Croquet tournament in Swannanoa to benefit

The event is set for June 1 at the Native Kitchen and Social Pub.

by May 14, 2013 1 comment Asheville benefits
Walk A Mile In Her Shoes in Asheville raises $35,000 for Our Voice

Walk A Mile In Her Shoes in Asheville raises $35,000 for Our Voice

Top fundraiser was Adrian Vassallo.

by April 30, 2013 1 comment Asheville benefits
Photos: Walk A Mile In Her Shoes 2013

Photos: Walk A Mile In Her Shoes 2013

Where guys don high heels to help raise money for Asheville’s nonprofit Our Voice.

by April 28, 2013 3 comments Asheville benefits
Asheville will run for Boston today

Asheville will run for Boston today

A ton of folks are planning to come out for run, including Boston Marathon runners from Asheville. The run will start at Asheville Brewing on Coxe Avenue.

Asheville apparel company Recover selling T-shirts to benefit Boston

Asheville apparel company Recover selling T-shirts to benefit Boston

In the wake of Monday’s bombing at the Boston Marathon, Recover Brands is selling a specially designed T-shirt. The company makes clothing out of 100 percent recycled material.

by April 18, 2013 1 comment Asheville benefits
Party tonight to benefit Animal Compassion Network

Party tonight to benefit Animal Compassion Network

Sponsored by the Asheville Affiliates. At Highland Brewing. Music by DJ Marley. ‘Nuff said.

by April 11, 2013 0 comments Asheville benefits
Asheville Music School to host fundraiser in honor of Paul Thorpe, school’s late owner

Asheville Music School to host fundraiser in honor of Paul Thorpe, school’s late owner

The April 5 event marks the first official benefit for a fund set up to honor Thorpe, who died in 2011.

Calling all Asheville drag queens, drag kings: Montford Park Players wants you

Calling all Asheville drag queens, drag kings: Montford Park Players wants you

Hurrah for a Shakespearean Drag and Burlesque Show!

Benefit Weds March 13 for Junction bar manager and family

Benefit Weds March 13 for Junction bar manager and family

Jason Crosby has retired from the bar after a cancer diagnosis, and the Junction and fellow bartenders lend a hand.

Java for Justice is Friday

Java for Justice is Friday

Support Pisgah Legal Services with your morning cup of joe.

Kiss Country and country stars raise $28,000 for Mission’s Children Hospital

Kiss Country and country stars raise $28,000 for Mission’s Children Hospital

Billy Ray Cyrus, Uncle Kracker and others rock Kiss Country’s Winter Jam 2013, all for Mission Children’s Hospital.

by February 14, 2013 0 comments Asheville benefits
Southern Culture on the Fly to hold fly tying fundraiser on Feb. 24

Southern Culture on the Fly to hold fly tying fundraiser on Feb. 24

The big event will be held at 80 N. Lexington Ave., and tickets are $10.

by February 7, 2013 0 comments Asheville benefits

Fund established to help families of boys who died in Brevard Road wreck

Eblen Charities is helping to raise money for the families.

by January 4, 2013 0 comments Asheville benefits
Shop at Greenlife next Weds, help Mission Children’s Hospital

Shop at Greenlife next Weds, help Mission Children’s Hospital

New quarterly promo offers five percent of one day’s sales to a local organization.

West Asheville comes together for Sandy storm, Sandy Hook shooting benefit

West Asheville comes together for Sandy storm, Sandy Hook shooting benefit

The theme – tropical beach. Local bands will perform. There will be a raffle and auction. All proceeds will go to relief efforts.

by December 24, 2012 0 comments Asheville benefits, Asheville News
FINAL PUSH: Through Xmas Eve, matching donor gives $1 for every ‘like’ on local charity’s Facebook page

FINAL PUSH: Through Xmas Eve, matching donor gives $1 for every ‘like’ on local charity’s Facebook page

$3000 and counting to fight hunger in WNC. SHARE this post on Facebook and in email.

by December 21, 2012 0 comments Asheville benefits
Give local: Asheville charities to think about this holiday season

Give local: Asheville charities to think about this holiday season

Food, shelter, Christmas toys and support to local people who need it.

by December 19, 2012 3 comments Asheville benefits
Kolor Kathmandu: Asheville muralist Spagnola seeks funds for trip to Nepal

Kolor Kathmandu: Asheville muralist Spagnola seeks funds for trip to Nepal

Dustin Spagnola would teach Nepalese artists the art of the public street mural.

LaZoom holiday ride Thursday benefits Toys for Tots

LaZoom holiday ride Thursday benefits Toys for Tots

$5 to ride with a toy, $15 otherwise. Get on the big purple bus.

Anonymous donor offers $1 for every MANNA FoodBank Facebook like from now to Christmas Eve

Anonymous donor offers $1 for every MANNA FoodBank Facebook like from now to Christmas Eve

Go ‘like’ MANNA’s page right now. The organization works to end hunger in WNC.

by November 29, 2012 3 comments Asheville benefits
Community memorial for Leslie and Allen Cargile is Sunday

Community memorial for Leslie and Allen Cargile is Sunday

Black Mountain church wants to offer healing to the community and a way to raise funds for a permanent memorial.

Outdoor fun coming soon: 2012 Asheville Idiotarod Shopping Cart Race

Outdoor fun coming soon: 2012 Asheville Idiotarod Shopping Cart Race

Five people per team. Get a shopping cart, wear costumes (Mad Max, smurfs, superhoeroes) and get to the finish line.

WNC Alliance to hold fundraiser at Lift Studios on Oct. 11

WNC Alliance to hold fundraiser at Lift Studios on Oct. 11

The Asheville Affiliates is holding the bash to raise money for the region’s oldest grassroots environmental nonprofit.

by October 2, 2012 0 comments Asheville benefits

Fundraiser for The Arc set for Sept. 24

“A Masquerade Evening” will be held at Magnolia’s in downtown Asheville.

by September 17, 2012 0 comments Asheville benefits
Asheville’s dancing stars hit stage on Oct. 20

Asheville’s dancing stars hit stage on Oct. 20

The ballroom dancing benefit will raise money for a water feature at the Southside Community Center.

by September 17, 2012 0 comments Asheville benefits
Ca$hevillains are back on Sept. 27

Ca$hevillains are back on Sept. 27

Your assignment: Spend $20, meet three new people, and be prepared to have fun and support the local economy.

CONTEST OVER Win tickets NOW to stephaniesid show Saturday at the Orange Peel

CONTEST OVER Win tickets NOW to stephaniesid show Saturday at the Orange Peel

Another Orange Peel giveaway! This time its to see stephaniesid headline a benefit for Pisgah Legal.

‘Clips of Faith’ returns to Pack Square Park on Friday

‘Clips of Faith’ returns to Pack Square Park on Friday

Drink beer, watch some short films, lend a hand to Asheville on Bikes.

Over the Rainbow Drag Queen Bingo Friday night

Over the Rainbow Drag Queen Bingo Friday night

Wizard of Oz-themed event with prizes, entertainment and a silent auction benefits Brother Wolf.

Tonight: Oskar Blues bike benefit with music, chef-prepared food

Tonight: Oskar Blues bike benefit with music, chef-prepared food

Beer & off-road bikes at Jack of the Wood: Enjoy Oskar Blues beers, a special small plate menu, live music & giveaways.

CONTEST OVER — WIN TIX NOW to LEAF’s Benefit of Culture: World DanceParty at Highland Brewing

CONTEST OVER — WIN TIX NOW to LEAF’s Benefit of Culture: World DanceParty at Highland Brewing

Looks like a night of great entertainment, all to benefit LEAF International and LEAF in School and Streets.

$77K and counting raised via online effort for Asheville man with cancer

$77K and counting raised via online effort for Asheville man with cancer

Over 700 people have supported the fundraising effort created for John F. Ptak.

On the streets of Ashvegas: Mad Men-theme fundraiser

On the streets of Ashvegas: Mad Men-theme fundraiser

The Asheville Affiliates event benefitted the WNC Alliance.

by August 17, 2012 0 comments Asheville benefits
Asheville Tea Party fundraiser: Let’s get together and shoot machine guns!

Asheville Tea Party fundraiser: Let’s get together and shoot machine guns!

Blast a few rounds from an UZI or an HK MP5 and support the political candidates of your choice.

by August 15, 2012 4 comments Asheville benefits
UPDATE: TIX ON SALE Neil Gaiman to perform at Diana Wortham Theatre in September

UPDATE: TIX ON SALE Neil Gaiman to perform at Diana Wortham Theatre in September

Tix are $20 and available now from the Diana Wortham website.

Big LEAF benefit set for Sept. 6 at Highland Brewing in Asheville

Benefit of Culture: World Dance Party! is a major fundraiser that helps hundreds of local youth experience world cultures.

by August 13, 2012 0 comments Asheville benefits
Supporters of Asheville man with cancer turn to funding platform Indiegogo, raise $18K in 12 hours

Supporters of Asheville man with cancer turn to funding platform Indiegogo, raise $18K in 12 hours

Fundraising now stands at nearly $30K, with an anonymous donor matching the next $25K raised.