Community Fundraisers: June 18.

06/18/2014 1:25 PM

06/18/2014 1:25 PM

Horton High School Alumni Association scholarships

The Horton High School Alumni Association offers scholarships to descendants of Horton High School alumni and attendees who are in high school, college, university or graduate school during the 2014-2015 academic year. 919-444-9090,

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.,

Hog Day

The new chapter of the Optimist Club of Orange County N.C. will host Hog Day from 5-10 p.m. Friday, June 20, and 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, June 21, at the Efland Ruritan Club, 3106 Highway 70 West, Efland. Organizers are putting together a slideshow of pictures and participants from the event’s 32-year history.

Goodwill Community Foundation collects donations

The Goodwill Community Foundation will collect donations of gently used clothes or household items at Durham Bulls games at the Durham Athletic Park from Friday, June 20, through Sunday, June 22. Donations will be collected again from Friday, July 4, through Sunday, July 6, on Wednesday, July 16, and from Friday, Aug. 8, to Sunday, Aug. 10.

Farmer Foodshare Challenge

Farmers’ markets and nonprofit Farmer Foodshare will collect donations for local hunger agencies through Saturday, June 21.

Summer Camp Scholarship Fundraiser

The Peoples Channel will host a Summer Camp Scholarship Fundraiser at 1 p.m. Sunday, June 22, at Vimala’s Curryblossom Café, 431 W. Franklin St., Chapel Hill. Students’ films from last year’s camp will be shown, students will talk about their experiences and there will be a preview of this year’s camp. Donations are not required, but will be accepted.


Massage Envy Spa locations will host a Massage-a-thon to raise donations for Duke Children’s Hospital on Tuesday, June 24. Cash donations will be accepted throughout June and $5 of each service on Tuesday, June 24, will be donated.

Boys Rock for Girls Rock

Boys Rock for Girls Rock will raise money for Girls Rock of North Carolina on Friday, June 27, at the Haw River Ballroom, 1711 Saxapahaw Bethlehem Church Road, Saxapahaw. Doors open at 7 p.m. and the show starts at 8 p.m. Mountain Goats, Stu McLamb with members of The Love Language and Phil Cook and The Beast will perform. Tickets are $15.

Martha’s Day

A Martha’s Day fundraiser for the Compass Center for Women and Families will be from 6-9 p.m. Tuesday, July 8, at Vimala’s Curryblossom Café, 431 W. Franklin St., suite 16, Chapel Hill. Tickets cost $35.

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