• 59°

Event to raise funds for Alzheimer’s fight

KANNAPOLIS — A Craft, Vendor, Health Fair fundraiser will be held 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Aug. 26 to benefit the Rowan Cabarrus Walk to End Alzheimer’s.

The fundraiser will be held at Whitley’s 508 Event Center. It is a prelude to the walk, which will be held Sept. 16 on the N.C. Research Campus.

Community supporters of the Aug. 26 fundraiser include Cannon Pharmacy, which will offer participants a complimentary blood sugar analysis and blood pressure screening.

Other supporters include Cooper & Associates, Thirty-One Bags, Paparazzi, it works, LulaRoe, Wildtree, Oh,MeRCy!, MaryKay, LearningRx, Sew-Neck Crafts, Norwex, Comfort Keepers Pink Zebra, Perfectly Imperfect Bags, Five Oaks Manor, Edward Jones, Young Living Essential Oils, The Goodie Bag Sweets N Treats, Fresh Baked Goods and more.
Admission is free.

Food and beverage sales will help with the fundraising efforts. There will be door prizes and raffles from local partners such as SeaLife Aquarium, Charlotte Motor Speedway, Renaissance Festival and others.  Each attendee over 18 who attends gets one free raffle ticket; additional tickets are $5.
Whitley’s 508 Event Center is located at 1748 Dale Earnhardt Blvd., Kannapolis.
Contact Robert Carpenter for vendor and raffle information at Robert2Alz@yahoo.com

Comments

Ask Us

Ask Us: What programs exist for litter cleanup?

Business

County begins accepting restaurant grant applications

Crime

Blotter: Salisbury man charged with nine more felony sex offenses

Nation/World

Biden team readies wider economic package after virus relief

Nation/World

Spacewalking astronauts prep station for new solar wings

Nation/World

Cuomo sorry for remarks aide ‘misinterpreted’ as harassment

Nation/World

Trump calls for GOP unity, repeats lies about election loss

Education

Rowan County administers 700 vaccines, with majority going to local educators

Crime

Shoplifting at Walmart presents challenge for Salisbury police

Local

Commissioners will hear details about changes to solar energy policies

Business

After overcoming obstacles, local barber Daniel King earns registered status

Lifestyle

39th annual K12 student exhibitions go virtual

Business

Biz Roundup: Chamber of Commerce to host ‘Salute to Agri-Business’ at March Power in Partnership

Local

Local legislators back bills ranging from new restrictions on sex offenders to Holocaust education

News

After surviving COVID-19 scare, Lois Willard set to celebrate 100th birthday

High School

Carson rolls over South 41-0 as about 600 allowed in to see season opener for both

Education

East Spencer after-school program looks toward opening, nonprofit status

Lifestyle

Frank Ramsey inducted into the NC Military Veterans Hall of Fame

College

Livingstone’s Stoutamire inducted into 2021 CIAA Hall of Fame

Nation/World

J&J’s 1-dose shot cleared, giving US 3rd COVID-19 vaccine

Coronavirus

13 deaths reported in Rowan, county stresses need to receive second dose

Coronavirus

10% of Rowan residents receive first dose; eight COVID-19 deaths reported this week

News

North Carolina State Highway Patrol commander to retire

Education

UNC School of the Arts may go for online learning due to COVID-19 spread