Durham News: Community

Community Fundraisers

Empty Bowls

Urban Ministries of Durham’s ninth annual Empty Bowls fundraiser will be from 5:30-7:30 p.m. Thursday, March 5, at the Durham Convention Center, 301 W. Morgan St. Tickets cost $20 to $100. bit.ly/1EUAoYi.

St. Paul Village

The third annual St. Paul Village Community 5K Walk/Run will be Saturday, March 7, at McDougle Middle School, 900 Old Fayetteville Road, Chapel Hill. Register for $25 per individual or $45 per family. bit.ly/1xZSXb7.

Safe Passage to Guatemala

Great Clips of Hillsborough will donate a portion of haircut sales to Safe Passage to Guatemala on Saturday, March 7, and Sunday, March 8, at 525 Hampton Pointe, suite C.


Insideout’s annual Adult Ally Bar Night fundraiser will be from 9 p.m. to 2 a.m. Saturday, March 7, at The Bar, 711 Rigsbee Ave., Durham. Insideout is an organization for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender youth. You must be at least 18 to enter and 21 to drink. Proceeds from the $5 cover charge will go to Insideout. insideout180.org.

Nourish International

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.

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.