Lineberger Cancer Center
Below the Belt sponsors an Ovarian Cancer License Plate for North Carolina drivers. The license plate costs $20. Half of the cost will support the Lineberger Cancer Center. For details, email Patty Smith at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Organizers are seeking 300 paid applications by the end of March in order to receive state approval.
Syrian American Medical Association
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Bailey’s will donate 10 percent of sales to the Syrian American Medical Association from 6-9 p.m. Wednesday, March 25, at 1722 Fordham Blvd.
The Friends of the Chatham Community Library’s Spring Book Sale will be from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Thursday, March 26; 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Friday, March 27; and 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, March 28, at Central Carolina Community College in Pittsboro. friendsccl.org/booksale.htm.
From 6-8 p.m. Thursday, March 26, Kendra Scott will donate 20 percent of sales from her store at the Streets at Southpoint to Genesis Home.
Nourish International’s Biannual Hunger Luncheon will be from noon to 1:30 p.m. Friday, March 27, at the Rizzo Conference Center, 150 Dubose House Lane, Chapel Hill. Tickets cost $120 per couple or $65 per individual. nourish.org.
Great Human Race
The Great Human Race, a fundraiser supporting more than 100 local organizations, will begin at 8 a.m. Saturday, March 28, at the Guess Road entrance of Northgate Mall, 1058 W. Club Blvd., Durham. thevolunteercenter.org.
The second annual Queernival will be from noon to 5 p.m. Saturday, March 28, at Calvary United Methodist Church, 304 E. Trinity Ave., Durham. Proceeds from booths will be used to support local gay-straight alliances and other youth-led groups. For details, go to ncqueeryouthpower.org/queernival-2015.
Cardinal Directions Beer Festival
The Cardinal Directions Beer Festival will be from 2-5 p.m. Sunday, March 29, at 106 S. Greensboro St., Carrboro. Tickets cost $12 and $2 out of each ticket price will be donated to Farmer Foodshare. cardinaldirectionsbeerfest.eventbrite.com.
Learning Outside will host the fundraiser Meadow Lark from 3-6 p.m. Sunday, April 12, at Triangle Land Conservancy’s Irvin Nature Preserve, 2912-B Jones Ferry Road, Chapel Hill. There will be live music by Big Fat Gap. Tickets cost $40 for adults and $12 for ages 18 and younger. RSVP by Friday, April 3. learningoutside.org.
Off the Wall
FRANK Gallery’s Off the Wall fundraiser will be at 6 p.m. Saturday, April 18, at 109 E. Franklin St., Chapel Hill. Artists have donated 55 works of art to be sold. Art tickets cost $450, companion tickets to accompany the holder of an art ticket cost $50 and patron tickets, which admit two people to the gala, cost $155. frankisart.com/gala2015.
The Hickory Tavern will host a fundraiser for radio station WCOM-LP from 5-10 p.m. Thursday, May 7, at 370-110 E. Main St., Carrboro. Ten percent of sales will be donated to the radio station.
Lincoln Community Health Center Foundation
The Lincoln Community Health Center Foundation’s third annual Legacy Luncheon will be at 11:30 a.m. Thursday, May 14, at the Washington Duke Inn and Golf Club, 3001 Cameron Blvd., Durham. Tickets cost $45. 919-956-4003.
Blues & Brews Festival
The Blues & Brews Festival will raise money for Durham area charities and The Exchange Family Center of Durham will be from 4-9 p.m. Saturday, May 30, in Durham Central Park, 501 Foster St. Tickets cost $40. durhambluesandbrewsfestival.com.