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Frontline Families: Engaging Service Members and Military Families in Volunteer Leadership

Activate Good is excited to join other organizations across the country in participating in Frontline Families, an AmeriCorps program implemented by Points of Light, to engage service members, veterans and their families in volunteer leader training. About Frontline Families Frontline Families is a military and veteran reintegration program that inspires Military Families to serve on the …

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Shop and Do Good at The Handmade Market on November 14!

We’re excited to announce that Activate Good will be the featured charity of The Handmade Market, taking place this weekend! The Handmade Market, in its 19th installment, is one of the Southeast’s most highly anticipated shopping events, and is produced by The Handmaidens. Attending the Handmade Market The Handmade Market is a two-day, indoor designer …

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4th Annual 9/11 Day of Service and Evening Commemoration

Date: Friday, September 11, 2015 Times: Daytime service projects occur at varying times between 7:00 AM – 6:00 PM; the Evening Commemoration begins at 6:00 PM Registration: Learn more and register at www.activategood.org. Location(s): Daytime service projects take place at various sites around the Triangle; the Evening Commemoration takes place at the Red Hat Amphitheater …

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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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Activate Good Partners with Hardison & Cochran, My Carolina Today to Highlight Triangle Nonprofits

Activate Good is excited to announce a new special partnership with Hardison & Cochran and WNCN’s My Carolina Today for 2015! Twice a month on a selected Friday, one of Activate Good’s nonprofit partners will be featured on WNCN’s My Carolina Today as part of Hardison & Cochran’s sponsored “Doing Good” segment.   About My Carolina …

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Nonprofit Pro Bono Project Applications open for Pro Heroes 2015!

Nonprofit Applications for pro bono projects for Pro Heroes 2015 are due December 15, 2014! Selected projects will be announced December 20-31, 2014. Nonprofit Partners: Download the Pro Heroes 2015 application About Activate Good’s Pro Heroes pro bono program In 2013, Activate Good piloted Pro Heroes, an initiative through which Triangle area professionals complete pro …

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Join us for the 2014 9/11 Day of Service

The third annual 9/11 Day of Service returns on Thursday, September 11, bringing a multitude of ways you and your friends can make an impact for over 30 charitable causes in the Triangle area. About the 9/11 Day of Service This year’s 9/11 Day of Service, coordinated by Activate Good in partnership with the Downtown …

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Join L&E Research in getting kids back-to-school ready

Each year, the Boys & Girls Clubs of Wake County aims to get 850 kids in need ready to go back to school by providing vital school supplies. This summer, L&E Research is stepping up to rally the community to fulfill this great need, and you can help! Help get kids back-to-school ready! You can …

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Happily Ever After: A Couture for a Cause Spring Showcase on May 31

Last fall, local designers rocked the runway at Couture for a Cause, with two designers taking home top prizes for their ready-to-wear and couture looks. See what last year’s winning designers — Tiffany Saini and Nicky Relyea — are doing now at Happily Ever After: A Couture for a Cause Spring Showcase on Saturday, May …

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