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The Van With No Plan brings inspiration (and a little nostalgia) to Raleigh

  Last week, I heard about The Van With No Plan, a trio of 20-somethings road-tripping across the country doing volunteer work where ever they land.  This reminded me of Activate Good’s own ‘origin story‘, so naturally, I had to reach out to them! Since landing in Raleigh on February 2, The Van crew – …

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Join us at our 2013 MLK Sunday Supper

  Activate Good invites you to join us for Raleigh’s 3rd Annual Sunday Supper on Sunday, January 20 from 5:30-7:30pm at The Hive of Busy Bee Cafe! RSVP Here. About the Sunday Supper Sunday Suppers will be taking place all across the nation on Sunday, January 20 as part of an initiative by the HandsOn Network / Points of Light Foundation. During …

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Seeking Nonprofit Discussion Facilitators for 2013 MLK Sunday Supper

We’re gearing up for our third annual Martin Luther King Jr. Sunday Supper on Sunday, January 20, 2013! At this time we’re recruiting representatives of our nonprofit partners to join us for dinner to present to community members about their organization, and facilitate dinner discussions on the issues and causes they champion in the community. …

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Activating Schools: WYWLA girls serve and lead

Activate Schools is the educational program created by Activate Good to connect community and leadership to the classroom.  Within the Activate Schools program the Community Leadership & Service course teaches high school students about current issues and presents them with opportunities to get involved at a local level.  The comprehensive curriculum was designed to engage …

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Triangle Christmas Tree Challenge!

Activate Good kicked off the holiday season this year by showcasing volunteerism during the Triangle Christmas Tree Challenge! During the Challenge, which runs from December 7 through December 20, over 60 charities from around the Triangle display trees with decorations inspired by their organization’s mission to garner votes for the chance to win a cash …

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WYWLA Students pitch projects at Service Project Fair

  Join Activate Good at the Wake Young Women’s Leadership Academy Service Project Fair on Friday, November 16 at 9:00 AM at Wake Young Women’s Leadership Academy, located on the Governor Morehead School campus in Raleigh (Lineberry Hall). [See campus map] Students from Activate Good’s Community Leadership & Service class at WYWLA will present their service …

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Tickets now on sale for Couture for a Cause 2012

Join us on Saturday, November 10 at Marbles Kids Museum in downtown Raleigh for our fourth annual Couture for a Cause! Get Your Tickets Couture for a Cause is an annual fashion show fundraiser benefiting Activate Good! At Couture for a Cause, we pair local designers with Activate Good’s nonprofit partners to create looks that …

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