Community Fundraisers: Aug. 13
08/12/2014 12:00 AM
08/11/2014 12:01 PM
Carolina Tiger Rescue donation matching
Tigers in America will match 50 percent of any donation of $500 or more to Carolina Tiger Rescue. Carolina Tiger Rescue, a nonprofit in Pittsboro, cares for 70 animals (tigers, leopards and more) and teaches about conservation. For donation matching, mail a check for $500 or more to Tigers in America with Carolina Tiger in the memo line. tigersinamerica.org, carolinatigerrescue.org.
Applebee’s will host a fundraiser for the Durham Regional Financial Center at 8 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 16, at 3625 Hillsborough St., Raleigh. Breakfast includes pancakes, sausage and drinks. Tickets cost $7. 919-973-1596.
The Sanitation Two Solidarity Committee will sell fish and chicken plates to raise money for legal expenses for two fired Chapel Hill sanitation workers at 1 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 16, at 4560 Bellemont-Mt. Herman Road, Burlington. Plates cost $10 and drinks cost $2. Donations will also be accepted. To send a donation, mail a check to: Sanitation Two Fund, P.O. Box 1902, Burlington, N.C. 27216. 336-380-6454, 336-229-9970.
Posh the Salon’s Cut-A-Thon fundraiser for the Duke Hospice House will be from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 17, at 610 W. Main St., suite 101, Durham. The salon will give free haircuts, spray tans and massages by Fuzion Massage. The salon’s suggested donation is one matching the price of a haircut, spray tan or massage. firstname.lastname@example.org.
Painted Chair & More Auction
Independent Animal Rescue’s Painted Chair & More Auction will be from 5-9 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 23, at the Levin Jewish Community Center, 1937 W. Cornwallis Road, Durham. The auction will raise money for the rescue’s programs, including spaying and neutering animals, foster care and adoptions. Tickets cost $15 in advance and $20 at the door. animalrescue.net.
Field of Hope
The Field of Hope Durham Bulls game will raise money for the Kay Yow Foundation at 7:05 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 23, at Durham Bulls Athletic Park, 409 Blackwell St., Durham. Tickets cost $12.99. kayyow.com/FieldofHope.
Performance Golf Classic
The Chapel Hill-Carrboro Chamber of Commerce’s Performance Golf Classic fundraiser for the Partnership for a Sustainable Community will be from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday, Sept. 8, at Governors Club, 11000 Governors Drive, Chapel Hill. Registration for chamber members costs $135 each or $525 for four. Registration for non-members costs $160 each or $600 for four. carolinachamber.org.
Cornucopia Cancer Support Center Golf Tourney
The 10th annual Cornucopia Cancer Support Center Golf Tourney will be Monday, Sept. 29. Registration costs $130 before Aug. 1. Registration after Aug. 1 costs $155. cancersupport4u.org.
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