Durham News: Community

Community Fundraisers: Oct. 8

St. Paul Village Community 5K Walk/Run

A fundraising lunch for the third annual St. Paul Village Community 5K Walk/Run will be from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 11, at St. Paul African Methodist Episcopal Church, 101 N. Merritt Mill Road, Chapel Hill. Grilled chicken, pasta, salad and a homemade dessert cost $12. stpaulamechapelhill.org.

Adult Ally Appreciation Brunch

A brunch with iNSIDEoUT/Upsidedown will honor teachers, family members and other adult allies of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender youth from noon to 3 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 11, at The Bar, 711 Rigsbee Ave., Durham. Brunch is free and a donation of $18 is suggested. insideout180.org.

Breathing for Life: Our Stories

The second annual Breathing for Life: Our Stories luncheon will be from noon to 1:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 11, at the Sarah W. Stedman Center, 3475 Erwin Road, suite 100, Durham. Tickets cost $10. 724-601-2457, breathingforlifeourstories.org.

Dogs Off Chains

Dogs Off Chains’ first fundraiser will begin with a silent auction at 6 p.m. and Joe Bell and The Stinging Blades at 8 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 11, at the Pittsboro Roadhouse & General Store, 39 West St., Pittsboro. The silent auction includes vacation homes, local art adnd pottery, local food, gift certificates and gifts for pets. Admission is free and donations will be accepted.

Foundation of Hope for Research and Treatment of Mental Illness

The Foundation of Hope for Research and Treatment of Mental Illness’ 26th Annual Thad and Alice Eure Walk for Hope and 6th Annual Run for Hope begin with registration at 8 a.m. and the walk at 10 a.m. Sunday, Oct. 12, at the Angus Barn, 9401 Glenwood Ave., Raleigh. There are 10K, 5K and one-mile route options. Participants are asked to raise at least $60 ($30 for children and students). walkforhope.com.

Meals on Wheels

Chapel Hill-Carrboro Meals on Wheels, Meals on Wheels of Wake County and Meals on Wheels of Durham will host a charity golf tournament at 9 a.m. Monday, Oct. 27, at 12 Oaks, 2008 Green Oaks Parkway, Holly Springs. 919-833-1749, lindad@wakemow.org.

Hunger Walk

The 26th annual Hunger Walk to raise money for CORA Food Pantry will begin with registration at 1:30 p.m. and the walk at 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 2, in Pittsboro. Details will be available closer to the date of the walk. corafoodpantry.org.

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