The Cary Women’s Giving Network will accept grant requests for community projects through Tuesday, March 17. A grant seekers workshop is 2:30-3:30 p.m. Friday, Feb. 27, at Paragon Bank, 3535 Glenwood Ave., Raleigh. To RSVP, email firstname.lastname@example.org. For details, go to www.nccommunityfoundation.org.
The Cary Chamber of Commerce Eye Opener Breakfast will be at 8 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 25, at Prestonwood Country Club, 300 Prestonwood Parkway. Registration costs $10 for chamber members and $15 for non-members at www.carychamber.com.
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The Morrisville Chamber of Commerce will meet for Coffee & Connections from 7:30-8:30 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 26, at 260 Town Hall Drive, Suite A. There is no charge for chamber members. Visitors can try two sessions for free, and $10 after that. For details, go to www.morrisvillechamber.org.
The Fuquay-Varina Chamber of Commerce holds its annual banquet Friday, Feb. 27, at Bentwinds Country Club. A social hour is at 5:30 p.m. with dinner and awards at 6:30 p.m. Tickets are $55. Call 919-552-4947.
Cathy Moore with the Wake County school system will be the guest speaker at the Holly Springs Chamber of Commerce breakfast meeting Tuesday, March 3 at 8 a.m. at Buffalo Wild Wings in Holly Springs.
The Heart of Cary Association members meeting is Thursday, March 5 at the Matthews House.
The Cary Chamber of Commerce will participate in a Day of Service on Tuesday, March 24. For details, go to www.carychamber.com.
Molly Masters joined Classic Graphics of Morrisville as a customer service representative. Johnny Bobbitt was hired as a planner.
Cary-based Train of Thought Marketing won one silver and two bronze Omni Awards, which are national awards given for film, TV, video, website and app development. The firm won for work with interactive training modules and the agency’s website.
Mercedes-Benz Cary granted $10,000 to Cary Visual Art for the new Young Cary Artists Scholarship Program.
SearStone of Cary donated more than $300,000 to nine local charities: The Carying Place, The Center for Volunteer Caregiving, Habitat for Humanity of Wake County, Meals on Wheels of Wake County, Resources for Seniors, Transitions LifeCare, Triangle Family Services, VOANS Senior CommUnity Care of North Carolina and the Women’s Center of Wake County.