Nonprofit Networking + Marketing Know-how


Marketing – or the lack of it – can determine the success of a nonprofit’s services, programs, and financial picture.  It can also impress funders and play a role in attracting new board members.  On Thursday, December 14, Oscar Weinmeister will be the main presenter in a session happening from 3:00 to 5:00 p.m. at Homeplace Beer Company at 6 South Main Street in (more)

Students Demonstrate Computer Science


 Burnsville Elementary students in 3-5th grades have been learning and demonstrating the basic concepts of Computer Science. Using The Hour of CODE, each student successfully completed coding activities that were required in order to receive a certificate of completion. (more)

Adopting an Animal Just One Gift Idea at Grandfather Mountain


With winter on the way, Grandfather Mountain is decking its halls — and hills — for the holidays.
Visitors are invited to celebrate the season from a mile high, where they’ll encounter idyllic winter scenery, invigorating outdoor adventure and more at the Linville, N.C., nature preserve and attraction. (more)