Durham News: Community

Community Fundraisers: Oct. 22.

Breast Cancer Research Foundation

The Aveda Institute Chapel Hill will raise money for the Breast Cancer Research Foundation from 9:30 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 22, at 200 W. Franklin St. Haircuts, makeup applications, express facials, polish changes and neck and shoulder massages are free to anyone who donates $10 for each service. 919-960-4769, extension 3.

Make A Difference Day

The Volunteer Center is celebrating Make A Difference Day with community service projects on Friday, Oct. 24, and Saturday, Oct. 25, in Durham and Chapel Hill. thevolunteercenter.org.

Strong Able Youth Speaking Out

Strong Able Youth Speaking Out will collect donations of bags and suitcases, hygiene items, small blankets, socks and snack goods from noon to 6 p.m. Friday, Oct. 24, in the lobby of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill’s School of Social Work, 325 Pittsboro St.

Communities In Schools

The CIS Golf Classic to benefit Communities In Schools of Chatham County and Communities In Schools of Orange County will be Monday, Oct. 27, at Governor’s Club and the Jack Nicklaus Signature Golf Course. Registration costs $150 for an individual or $550 for a group of four. cischatham.org, cisorange.org.

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.


The ninth annual Paws4ever Annual Walk for Animal Protection will be from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 1, at the Paws4ever Sanctuary, 6311 Nicks Road, Mebane. Registration costs $15 for children younger than 13 and $30 for teenagers and adults. Admission to the festival costs $5. bit.ly/1ohWcE4.

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.

WCOM-LP 103.5

The Hickory Tavern will host a fundraiser for the radio station WCOM-LP 103.5 from 5-10 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 6, inside the Hampton Inn, 370 E. Main St., Carrboro. wcomfm.org.