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Spirit Airlines giving $10,000 to one of these four Asheville nonprofits

Spirit Airlines giving $10,000 to one of these four Asheville nonprofits

Online voting ends Aug. 23. Oh, and the winner also gets 20 free roundtrip Spirit Airlines tickets.

Asheville Music School fundraising concert Thursday features music by The Beatles

Asheville Music School fundraising concert Thursday features music by The Beatles

The featured music will showcase teachers and students covering The Beatles’ “Magical Mystery Tour” album in its entirety with full instrumentation.

Community comes to aid of Asheville singer Kat Williams after kidney disease diagnoses

Community comes to aid of Asheville singer Kat Williams after kidney disease diagnoses

Kat Williams has been a staple on the Asheville music scene for nearly two decades.

Blue Ridge Parkway Foundation, Asheville breweries team up for big fundraiser

Blue Ridge Parkway Foundation, Asheville breweries team up for big fundraiser

The series of events includes a passport program encouraging folks to visit each brewery to collect Parkway Beer Passport stickers.

Community rallies for online auction to benefit Ryan Conrad and family in Asheville

Community rallies for online auction to benefit Ryan Conrad and family in Asheville

Items up for bid cover the gamut from original art to private yoga sessions, house concerts and much more.

by June 16, 2016 0 comments Asheville benefits, feature
Asheville Museum of Science benefit set for June 9

Asheville Museum of Science benefit set for June 9

The Asheville Museum of Science is the new iteration of the Colburn Earth Science Museum.

Hornsby, Skaggs show at Pisgah Brewing will benefit Pisgah Legal Services in Asheville

Hornsby, Skaggs show at Pisgah Brewing will benefit Pisgah Legal Services in Asheville

The June 21 show will benefit the Asheville nonprofit, which helps indigent people with legal services.

Asheville Music School annual concert fundraiser set for April 21 at The Isis Music Hall

Asheville Music School annual concert fundraiser set for April 21 at The Isis Music Hall

If you like The Beatles, you’re in for a treat: AMS teachers and students will cover the classic “Abbey Road” album in its entirety.

Black Dome Mountain Sports to hold Feb. 5 fundraiser for Kayah Gaydish family

Black Dome Mountain Sports to hold Feb. 5 fundraiser for Kayah Gaydish family

The event includes a silent auction and slideshow.

by January 27, 2016 2 comments Asheville benefits
Benefits for Asheville families coming up at Grey Eagle, New Mountain, One Center Yoga

Benefits for Asheville families coming up at Grey Eagle, New Mountain, One Center Yoga

The goal of the events is to raise money for the families of Kayah Gaydish and Ryan Conrad.

Well-known Asheville yoga instructor seeks support following cancer diagnosis

Well-known Asheville yoga instructor seeks support following cancer diagnosis

Ryan Conrad will head to Duke Medical Center on Tuesday to get a full prognosis.

Cheeseburgers for Charity: Bull and Beggar teams with Selfish Jerk to Raise Money for MANNA

Cheeseburgers for Charity: Bull and Beggar teams with Selfish Jerk to Raise Money for MANNA

Stu is giving up his favorite cheeseburger at Bull and Beggar for the next two weeks so he can give to MANNA.

Donor promises up to $10,000 to pay for one year of RiverLink personalized plate for people

Donor promises up to $10,000 to pay for one year of RiverLink personalized plate for people

RiverLink and the Clean Water Management Trust Fund gets $10 for every license plate.

by November 17, 2015 2 comments Asheville benefits
Asheville Fringe Festival summer fundraiser at New Mountain set for July 14

Asheville Fringe Festival summer fundraiser at New Mountain set for July 14

Free workshops for artists and much more.

by June 9, 2015 0 comments Asheville benefits
Comedian Kleiber at The Millroom in Asheville on May 30

Comedian Kleiber at The Millroom in Asheville on May 30

The show is a fundraiser for the Pisgah Division of the March of Dimes.

by May 26, 2015 0 comments Asheville benefits
MountainTrue in Asheville to host two live shows celebrating life of John Muir

MountainTrue in Asheville to host two live shows celebrating life of John Muir

The benefit shows, at Flat Rock Playhouse and Asheville Community Theatre, are set for Jan. 23 and 27. Tickets are still available.

by January 12, 2015 0 comments Asheville benefits
33 downtown Asheville businesses to donate to three nonprofits during ’12 Days of Giving’

33 downtown Asheville businesses to donate to three nonprofits during ’12 Days of Giving’

Each business has designated one item for the 12 Days of Giving. Ten percent of proceeds of the sale of that item will go to three Asheville nonprofits that feed and clothe homeless people.

by December 17, 2014 0 comments Asheville benefits
Open Hearts hosts art show and opening at City Bakery in Asheville on Nov. 22

Open Hearts hosts art show and opening at City Bakery in Asheville on Nov. 22

Open Hearts brings art-related activities to adults with disabilities.

by November 17, 2014 1 comment Asheville benefits
The Isis in West Asheville to host Appalachian Trail Conservancy fundraiser on Nov. 6

The Isis in West Asheville to host Appalachian Trail Conservancy fundraiser on Nov. 6

Pleasure Chest and Blind Boy Chocolate and the Milk Sheiks will perform, and attendees are encouraged to dress in their best “hiker chic.”

by October 24, 2014 0 comments Asheville benefits
Steep Canyon Rangers to play Oct. 21 benefit for Asheville man suffering from brain lesions

Steep Canyon Rangers to play Oct. 21 benefit for Asheville man suffering from brain lesions

Sam Wharton is a local bluegrass musician who worked at Greenlife. His friends and family have launched a crowd-funding effort to raise money for medical bills.

by October 8, 2014 1 comment Asheville benefits
Asheville’s Zealandia castle opens for annual LEAF fundraising event

Asheville’s Zealandia castle opens for annual LEAF fundraising event

Tickets are $100 a pop, but you get access to a mysterious castle and you benefit LEAF Schools & Streets.

Western North Carolina nonprofit MedicForce USA to hold fundraising event at Catawba Brewing

Western North Carolina nonprofit MedicForce USA to hold fundraising event at Catawba Brewing

The “Beer for Gear” event will help raise money for a community health clinic in Kenya.

by September 13, 2014 0 comments Asheville benefits, Asheville News
Helpmate benefit Saturday to feature Aaron Price, Vendetta Creme, Jeff Thompson

Helpmate benefit Saturday to feature Aaron Price, Vendetta Creme, Jeff Thompson

The event will be held at Altamont Theatre on Church Street.

PHOTOS Costume Drama fashion show at Asheville Community Theatre

PHOTOS Costume Drama fashion show at Asheville Community Theatre

The dress designs were fantastic Monday night during the fundraising fashion show at Asheville Community Theatre.

PHOTOS ‘A Moment in Time’ fashion show at The Mill Room in Asheville

PHOTOS ‘A Moment in Time’ fashion show at The Mill Room in Asheville

Check out these photos from a weekend fashion show.

Asheville fashion show will feature Ananda Hair Studio stylists, benefit Handmade in America

Asheville fashion show will feature Ananda Hair Studio stylists, benefit Handmade in America

The fashion show is set for 7 p.m. on June 15 at The Mill Room.

by June 13, 2014 0 comments Asheville benefits
Steep Canyon Rangers, Bonesteel collaborate on music video to benefit Blue Ridge Parkway

Steep Canyon Rangers, Bonesteel collaborate on music video to benefit Blue Ridge Parkway

The release of the video this week coincides with a $50,000 fundraising push to fund improvements at Graveyard Fields.

Fundraising event for Fox & Beggar shows promises circus arts, craft cocktails at Hanger Hall in Asheville

Fundraising event for Fox & Beggar shows promises circus arts, craft cocktails at Hanger Hall in Asheville

The fundraising event will be held at historic Hangar Hall on June 6.

by May 28, 2014 0 comments Asheville benefits
Boone, the man who inspired ‘Remember the Titans’, to speak in Asheville in September

Boone, the man who inspired ‘Remember the Titans’, to speak in Asheville in September

Herman Boone will be the keynote at the Buncombe County School Foundation’s 30th anniversary luncheon in September.

by May 22, 2014 0 comments Asheville benefits
PHOTOS Ashvegas After Dark at Asheville Affiliates fundraiser for Colburn museum

PHOTOS Ashvegas After Dark at Asheville Affiliates fundraiser for Colburn museum

Check out these fun photos from the event.

by May 10, 2014 3 comments Asheville benefits
Tribute concert to benefit Moog Foundation will feature three fully restored vintage instruments

Tribute concert to benefit Moog Foundation will feature three fully restored vintage instruments

Keyboardist Erik Norlander and his band will perform. The instruments are a 1967 Moog Modular, an early Minimoog Model D, and a rare Moog Apollo.

Walk a Mile Asheville is Saturday

Walk a Mile Asheville is Saturday

Get out and support women and the walkers.

by May 2, 2014 0 comments Asheville benefits
Second JOYride in honor of Laurey Masterton set for May 17

Second JOYride in honor of Laurey Masterton set for May 17

The ride benefits LIVESTRONG at the YMCA. It will be the first since Masterton died earlier this year.

by May 2, 2014 0 comments Asheville benefits
Asheville Affiliates fundraiser to benefit Colburn Earth Science Museum on May 8

Asheville Affiliates fundraiser to benefit Colburn Earth Science Museum on May 8

Music by Brushfire Stankgrass, and your ticket includes food and drink as well.

by April 29, 2014 0 comments Asheville benefits
Fundraising event Friday to benefit MANNA Food Bank, will feature slate of Asheville musicians

Fundraising event Friday to benefit MANNA Food Bank, will feature slate of Asheville musicians

The tribute to Motown’s Eddie Holland will feature River Guerguerian, Josh Blake, Debrissa McKinney, Jim Arrendell and more.

Isis Music Hall in West Asheville to host Asheville Music School benefit tonight

Isis Music Hall in West Asheville to host Asheville Music School benefit tonight

The night includes performances by students, faculty, as well as Josh Blake’s Jukebox, The Secret B-Sides, Vertigo Jazz Project, Zansa and more.

Benefit on Thursday to raise money for inclusive summer day camp in Asheville area for children with autism

Benefit on Thursday to raise money for inclusive summer day camp in Asheville area for children with autism

Come out to 5 Walnut from 5-9 p.m. on Thursday to raise money for Camp Tikvah.

by March 12, 2014 0 comments Asheville benefits
PHOTOS: Ashvegas After Dark visits Bike Love fundraiser for Asheville on Bikes

PHOTOS: Ashvegas After Dark visits Bike Love fundraiser for Asheville on Bikes

Scenes from the Bike Love at The Isis.

by February 24, 2014 0 comments Asheville benefits
PHOTOS: Ashvegas After Dark at the Asheville Affiliates Red Hot Reveal Party

PHOTOS: Ashvegas After Dark at the Asheville Affiliates Red Hot Reveal Party

Folks turned out in Valentine’s Day style at The Isis in West Asheville for the party.

‘Rethink Ink’ book sale set for Feb. 7 at Biltmore Lake clubhouse, will benefit POP Project

‘Rethink Ink’ book sale set for Feb. 7 at Biltmore Lake clubhouse, will benefit POP Project

The Pages Opening People Project seeks to increase literacy by offering books to more people.

by January 20, 2014 0 comments Asheville benefits
Crossfit Asheville to host fundraiser for local woman’s ride to benefit MAHEC

Crossfit Asheville to host fundraiser for local woman’s ride to benefit MAHEC

Contribute, get a workout in and support Lauren Cox of Asheville, who is planning a bicycle ride to benefit women’s health.

by January 3, 2014 0 comments Asheville benefits
Ben’s Tune-Up collecting clothing, selling ornaments to benefit Helpmate

Ben’s Tune-Up collecting clothing, selling ornaments to benefit Helpmate

Ben’s has more happening, including a Naughty List Party, tree trimming party and dance parties on Christmas Eve and New Year’s Eve.

by December 17, 2013 0 comments Asheville benefits
8 Days of Food Trucks fundraiser in downtown Asheville to benefit children in foster care

8 Days of Food Trucks fundraiser in downtown Asheville to benefit children in foster care

The trucks will be serving food Dec. 11-13 and Dec. 16-20 on Woodfin Street.

UPDATED Ashvegas, LoLo partner to raise money for Brother Wolf in Asheville

UPDATED Ashvegas, LoLo partner to raise money for Brother Wolf in Asheville

LoLo, the new loyalty program created by Asheville entrepreneur Clark Harris, will give $2 to Brother Wolf every new LoLo sign up.

by December 3, 2013 2 comments Asheville benefits
Concert Saturday at Lexington Avenue Brewery will benefit family of Asheville bartender, Jason Crosby

Concert Saturday at Lexington Avenue Brewery will benefit family of Asheville bartender, Jason Crosby

The Asheville community rallied this past year around Crosby, who died in October after a bout with pancreatic cancer.

‘Fight Gone Bad’ workout at CrossFit Pisgah on Saturday will benefit Movember Foundation

‘Fight Gone Bad’ workout at CrossFit Pisgah on Saturday will benefit Movember Foundation

DixonPacifica Real Estate of Asheville is sponsoring the event in conjunction with CrossFit Pisgah.

FIG Bistro offering ‘free’ Thanksgiving Day meal, with 100 percent of proceeds going to Homeward Bound

FIG Bistro offering ‘free’ Thanksgiving Day meal, with 100 percent of proceeds going to Homeward Bound

The money raised will go to a program that provides shelter for homeless women.

by November 11, 2013 0 comments Asheville benefits
Benefit Sunday at Wicked Weed to raise money for MAHEC women’s health fund

Benefit Sunday at Wicked Weed to raise money for MAHEC women’s health fund

Lauren Cox, a former MAHEC intern, will be cycling across the U.S. and Asia to raise money for MAHEC Women’s Health Fund.

by November 10, 2013 0 comments Asheville benefits
Asheville comedy community to bring Mo Alexander to The Isis for benefit show

Asheville comedy community to bring Mo Alexander to The Isis for benefit show

Tickets are $15 online and $20 at the door, all to benefit Xander, a local 2-year-old battling leukemia.

by September 29, 2013 0 comments Asheville benefits
Asheville-Buncombe League of Women Voters to host ‘Wonder Women!’ documentary on Aug. 28

Asheville-Buncombe League of Women Voters to host ‘Wonder Women!’ documentary on Aug. 28

The event is the League’s fall kick-off. The screening will be held at Carolina Cinemas.