Nonprofit Spotlight: Big Brothers Big Sisters of Western North Carolina

When you were young, who did you look up to? Who made a difference in your life? Who set you on the path you’re following today? Since 1904, mentors around the country have stepped up to lead local youth through long-term relationships and supportive services. Through the local affiliate programs of Big Brothers Big Sisters, […]

Press Release: Angels Needed to Help Fill Giving Closets

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Angels Needed to Help Fill Giving Closets Beverly-Hanks is collecting supplies to benefit the Transylvania County Schools Giving Closets. May 29, 2019, Asheville, NC—Help children within the Transylvania County School System meet their basic needs. The Beverly-Hanks Downtown Brevard office, 6 East Main Street, Brevard, will be collecting supplies for TCS Giving […]

Nonprofit Spotlight: Transylvania County Schools Giving Closet

There are many ways to Live the Life You Choose in Western North Carolina. But for many children across our region, that choice is out of their hands. The Transylvania County School System has stepped up to support struggling students in their care. Through their programs, every student is given the opportunity for a safe […]

Rescuing Each Other: Hope for Horses

It’s a sunny morning in the hills just east of Hendersonville. Walking through her backyard pasture, Whitney Wright approached a handful of horses. Her boots are muddy and her spirits are high, especially when the horses trot over to see her for a handful of carrots. “Being around a horse makes you feel better, makes […]

Karma Keg Nonprofit Winner Spotlight: Homeward Bound WNC

At Beverly-Hanks, we give generously of our time and support every day for the benefit of our community. Our giving is generally limited to the causes closest to the hearts of our leadership, agents, and staff. Last night at our most recent Karma Keg for Charity event, the crowd decided which local charity deserved additional […]

Nonprofit Spotlight: Veterans Healing Farm

After serving our nation with honor, it’s reasonable for veterans to want to return home and start a new life of civilian service. Unfortunately, many veterans who leave the tightly-focused community of the military struggle with feelings of isolation after rejoining civilian life. The lack of tools, support networks, and resources available leads to alarmingly […]

Nonprofit Spotlight: Western Carolina Rescue Ministries

For many people in our community, the chance to Live the Life You Choose has been clouded by substance abuse, poverty, and homelessness. It is only through the caring and compassion of community members and nonprofit leaders that many pull themselves out of this cycle to lead the lives they were meant to have. That’s […]

Nonprofit Spotlight: Friends of Great Smoky Mountains National Park

In Western North Carolina, our surrounding mountains are one of the most noticeable traits that allow residents to Live the Life You Choose. These mountains aren’t just a scenic backdrop. They are alive with more diverse flora and fauna than almost anywhere on Earth. It takes a lot of caring and compassion to keep our […]

Karma Keg Nonprofit Winner Spotlight: Smart Start Partnership for Children

At Beverly-Hanks, we give generously of our time and support every day for the benefit of our community. Our giving is generally limited to the causes closest to the hearts of our leadership, agents, and staff. Last night at our most recent Karma Keg for Charity event, the crowd decided which local charity deserved additional […]

Nonprofit Spotlight: Sarge’s Animal Rescue Foundation

A dog (or a cat) is man’s best friend. But pets need best friends, too. Thanks to Sarge’s Animal Rescue Foundation in Waynesville, animals across Haywood County have been saved from euthanasia and found forever homes. What is Sarge’s Animal Rescue Foundation? In 2005, Sarge the dog entered Haywood County Animal Shelter as a healthy, […]