Category: The Whirl

Women’s Giving Network of Wake County Impact Luncheon

The Women’s Giving Network of Wake County held their annual Impact Luncheon at the Dorothy and Roy Park Alumni Center at NCSU November 7, 2019 to present its grant awards. 2019 winners are BloomHere, Read and Feed, Step Up Ministry, The Green Chair Project and Gifted Arts.

The Green Chair Project Ribbon Cutting

The Green Chair Project unveiled its newly remodeled and expanded facility October 24, 2019 and celebrated with a ribbon cutting.

Hope Gala to Defeat ALS

The 2019 Hope Gala to Defeat ALS was held at the Umstead Resort and Spa to raise funds for Project ALS. Chris Combs and Ben Stiller were special guests.

Chasing the Bright Side Book Launch

Jess Ekstrom, founder of Headbands of Hope, held a book signing November 24, 2019 at the Kendra Scott jewelry store to celebrate the release of her book Chasing the Bright Side.