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H.T. Major Improves the Online Presence of PLM Families Together

Harmony “H.T.” Major, otherwise known as “The Prez”, is volunteering her web development and online marketing skills to help PLM Families Together improve their online presence. About Harmony “H.T.” Major Harmony is the owner and founder of ExcellentPresence.com, where she advises established, minority-and women-owned small businesses on how to strategically use their web presence to …

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Tim Geary Creates Meaningful Artwork for Me Fine Foundation

Freelance artist Tim Geary, otherwise known as “The Pastel Wizard”, is volunteering his skills as an artist to create meaningful artwork for the Me Fine Foundation to give to families that have lost children due to terminal diseases. About the Me Fine Foundation The mission of the Me Fine Foundation is to provide hope to critically ill …

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Young, Moore, and Henderson Provide Legal Consultation for SEEDS

The team at Young, Moore, and Henderson, P.A. is using their legal know-how to provide legal consultation for Triangle nonprofit, SEEDS! About SEEDS Located in the heart of urban downtown Durham, NC, SEEDS teaches respect for life, for the earth and for one another through gardening and growing food. Their urban garden is focused on …

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Jessica Griffin Volunteers Event Planning Skills for Wade Edwards Learning Lab

Jessica Griffin, otherwise known as “The Social Planner”, is volunteering her skills to help Wade Edwards Learning Lab (WELL) create a plan for their 20th anniversary campaign and fundraising event. Boosting Education with the Wade Edwards Learning Lab (WELL) The mission of Wade Edwards Learning Lab (WELL) is to provide the student community with opportunities for …

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Ruth Peebles Bolsters Band Together

President and founder of the INS group, Ruth Peebles, joins our 2015 Activate Good Pro Heroes program line up as “The Innovative Solutioner”. No stranger to the local nonprofit community, Ruth is using her skills and volunteering to bolster Band Together‘s grant writing strategy. About Band Together Band Together’s tagline says it all: “Raise funds. …

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WNCN Community Champions Serve as Storytellers for Urban Ministries of Wake County

The WNCN Community Champions, led by Robby Thomas, Director of Marketing for WNCN, are volunteering their videography skills for Triangle nonprofit, Urban Ministries of Wake County. Pro Hero Video Skills to Help Urban Ministries The team is putting their talents to good use as visual storytellers for Urban Ministries by creating a comprehensive promotional video illustrating the needs of …

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Shawn Deena Volunteers Marketing Skills for WE PLANT it FORWARD

Shawn Deena, otherwise known as the “Social Media Sultan”, is helping the Agni Institute’s WE PLANT it FORWARD program, with their social media marketing strategy through Activate Good’s 2015 Pro Heroes initiative. About WE PLANT it FORWARD The Agni Institute’s WE PLANT it FORWARD program, is an open community network of people who passionately believe planting …

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Why Volunteer in the Triangle? Here are 10 Reasons

It’s National Volunteer Week! To celebrate, we’re highlighting 10 awesome reasons to volunteer in the Triangle (or where ever you may be)! 10 Reasons to Volunteer in the Triangle Reason #1: To get in a good workout for a good cause! Reason #2: Because the Triangle is home. And that’s where our hearts are. Reason …

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Now Through April 14: Donate Clothing for Kids at b.good!

On April 1, 2015, our friends at North Hills restaurant, b.good, kicked off a two week campaign to help kids in need. Folks can stop in now through April 14, 2015, and donate clothing and shoes to be distributed to impoverished and homeless children in Wake County through Note in the Pocket, one of our amazing Triangle …

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