Tag: benefit

Run for the Paws 5K

Run for the Paws 5K

The 2016 Run for the Paws benefiting Brother Wolf Animal Rescue was held at Fletcher community park. Each year, Brother Wolf hosts the Run for the Paws to remind the owners of previously adopted pets through this rescue center the work and dedication that continues to save hundreds of animals that elsewhere would be euthanized. […]

Sanctuary Brewing Hosts Adoptable Pet Night

Sanctuary Brewing Hosts Adoptable Pet Night

Brother Wolf animal rescue volunteer’s hosted adoptable pet night at Sanctuary Brewing located 147 1st Ave E Hendersonville, NC.   Every Wednesday, Sanctuary Brewing allowing local animal rescue groups to show off available adoptees.   Volunteers from Brother Wolf came out to Hendersonville hoping to spread word of their no kill animal rescue location at […]

Ca$hevillains First Strike!

Ca$hevillains First Strike!

The Ca$hevillains Cash Mob group is the latest savvy brainstorm to support unchained and independent business from the Asheville Grown Business Alliance, working with members of the Asheville Downtown Association and Asheville Event Planning and Staffing. Based on the idea of a flash mob, the ‘Cash Mob’ was originally started in Buffalo, New York, in […]

“Walk a Mile in Her Shoes” with Our Voice

“Walk a Mile in Her Shoes” with Our Voice

Our Voice, Asheville’s rape crisis services provider, holds an annual fundraiser called “Walk a Mile in Her Shoes” in which men from the community-politicians, business owners, etc.-do just that.

Ashtoberfest 2011

Ashtoberfest 2011

The fifth-annual Ashtoberfest brought un-dead fun to nearly 3,000 attendees at a very different, and at first for some an unwelcome, venue, the Biltmore Square Mall. All doubts about the venue seemed to fade as corpses of all ages were seen shambling around the food court, the stores and shopes, and the parking lot. For […]

Secret Agent 23 Skidoo Hop Party

Secret Agent 23 Skidoo Hop Party

Secret Agent 23 Skidoo and friends, Adam Strange and Debrissa McKinney, had big and little kids up and moving Sunday at The Hop Ice Cream Cafe on Merrimon Avenue. The party was a thank you to fans for recently voting Skidoo the number 1 hip hop band in Asheville and also a fundraiser for the […]

Bob Moog Foundation at The Hop

Bob Moog Foundation at The Hop

In a continuing series of benefit events supporting local non-profit organizations, The Hop Ice Cream Cafe on Merrimon Avenue played host to The Bob Moog Memorial Foundation . The Foundation was launched in 2006 to honor the legacy of Bob Moog and, among other programs, regularly works with children to teach them science through music. […]

Helpmate Benefit at Westville Pub

Helpmate Benefit at Westville Pub

The third-annual Come-Together Benefit for Helpmate was a great success, raising several thousand dollars for Ashevile/Buncombe County’s primary resource for victims of domestic violence. Bands, BBQ, and beer all flowed freely though the beautiful afternoon and into the night. Kids met a big snake, got their faces painted and bounced in the bounce house. Teens […]

Walk A Mile In Her Shoes

Walk A Mile In Her Shoes

The second annual Walk A Mile In Her Shoes started this year in City-County Plaza and with beautiful weather, drew 350 people to the start. Participants ranged in age from 4-90 and styles were all over the map, from casual to formal. Understated, sensible shoes were in a definite minority. This is a flash/glam event, […]