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July 4th Celebration. What a joy to spend time in the community - nothing but smiles and good times as the prize wheel dished up some free t-shirts, "tattoos" and yes, a little bit of candy.
Leadership Giving makes a tremendous impact in our community, totaling about half of the funds raised by United Way of Asheville and Buncombe County each year.
Volunteers and members of the Peaks Society cleaned and sorted lots of sporting goods, the result of our sports equipment drive. Even though it was the first year, it was a huge success.
The Peaks Society kicked off its inaugural Sports Equipment Drive on May 27 by collecting items at McCormick Field.
There have been a number of updates and changes to North Carolina voter laws for the 2014 and 2016 elections. Local voters may have heard conflicting information or just want to be prepared when primary elections take place on May 6.