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Oak City Top 5: September 2018

Oak City Top 5: September 2018

Each month, we're highlighting our Top 5 favorite events and happenings to explore in Raleigh, NC. Events that cultivate community, innovation and Doing Others Good -- Enjoy all the Oak City has to offer this September!

 

 

Reborn Clothing Revolution

September 1st, 2018 // Pullen Park // 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM

An event for all ages, Reborn Clothing Revolution is a free opportunity for families to bring their old clothing to Pullen Park to be transformed! They will be making several hand-tied t-shirt blankets to be donated to the Women's Center of Wake County, have stations available including natural dyeing and lavender sachets, and be telling you more about their mission and vision. Come out and join Reborn and Compost Now for a day full of fun with the whole family!

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Headbands of Hope Flywheel Ride for Childhood Cancer Awareness Month

September 9th, 2018 // Flywheel // 2pm to 3pm

In honor of Childhood Cancer Awareness Month, join our friends, Flywheel and Headbands of Hope for an exclusive stadium-style interval based cycling class that's perfect for all levels- plus, this one will be DJ'd by Joe Bunn DJ Company! Get tickets here!
 

Attendees will recieve:

An awesome 45-minute Flywheel class taught by the wonderful Brittany Guerin
A headband from Headbands of Hope (option to order multiple in your ticket)
A mimosa bar after class (because is it really a workout without one?)
A headband will be donated to a child with cancer at UNC Children's hospital in your honor


Activate Good's 9/11 Service Event 

September 11th, 2018 // Red Hat Amphitheater 

Join our friends Activate Good and Red Hat Amphitheater for this year's 9/11 Commemoration and Service Event!


All ages are welcome. Participants will join in hands-on, family-friendly service projects, enjoy live music and complimentary refreshments and hear words from local community leaders to wrap up this seventh annual community-wide day of service. There is no cost to attend this event, but guests are asked to bring a non-perishable food item to help 'fill-the-truck' for the Urban Ministries of Wake County food pantry See the full list of needs at https://www.urbanmin.org/event/911-day-service/

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TEDxRaleigh 2018

September 29th, 2018 // Lincoln Theater 

Join over 300 TED enthusiasts as we celebrate Ideas Worth Spreading that anchor, inspire, and activate. TEDxRaleigh 2018 will profile 8 speakers, 3 performers, and an audience devoted to Ideas Worth Spreading. Get your tickets here!


Hopscotch, Dreamville Fest, and Wide Open Bluegrass Festival 

September 6th-8th // September 15th // September 28th-29th /

Music lovers rejoice! Raleigh has 3 can't miss Music Festivals ALL in the month of September. Mark your calendars and grab tickets to Hopscotch, Wide Open Bluegrass, and Dreamville Fest


Oak City Top 5: June 2018

Oak City Top 5: June 2018

Each month, we're highlighting our Top 5 favorite events and happenings to explore in Raleigh, NC. Events that cultivate community, innovation and Doing Others Good -- Enjoy all the Oak City has to offer this June! 

Recruit Raleigh - A 2018 Not For Profit Fair

Recruit Raleigh - A 2018 Not For Profit Fair

Our members Activate Good are partnering with our Neighbors at Lynnwood Brewing Concern to connect individuals across Raleigh, who are looking to Do Others Good. If you're searching for opportunities to get involved and give back to our community, search no more. Head over to Dock 1053 on April 29th and learn about local nonprofits and the incredible opportunities available for individuals to volunteer and donate!

Shop for Good

Shop for Good

Shop for Good is a week-long shopping extravaganza featuring both online and in-person opportunities to shop for items on your holiday shopping list with proceeds benefiting Activate Good and other local causes.

Meet Our Members: Activate Good

Meet Our Members: Activate Good

Next up, our friends who believe that anybody can be somebody's hero. Activate Good is a Nonprofit Volunteer Center that connects individuals, groups, and companies to volunteer with partnering Nonprofits in the Triangle. Everything about their mission strives to Do Others Good . They work as a "force multiplier" for local causes with volunteer needs. Through their outreach efforts and online volunteer community, they help recruit and connect individuals, groups, and companies to fulfill volunteer needs with partnering nonprofits in Raleigh and the Greater Triangle. Activate Good is empowering the next generation of young volunteers and community leaders through their Activate Schools initiative by offering an elective leadership and service class in participating local high schools.