Nonprofit Spotlight: WNC Superheroes

Over the holiday season, we tend to shine a light on local nonprofits who work to create long-term solutions for our neighbors in need. And rightly so! But when someone is in crisis and has an urgent need, it doesn’t matter to them what time of year it is—they need help. That’s when WNC Superheroes […]

Nonprofit Spotlight: Youth Villages in Waynesville, NC

At Allen Tate/Beverly-Hanks, we believe that every person in our community should have the opportunity to Live Abundantly in WNC. For youth with serious emotional or behavioral problems, that means being able to stay at home with family in a comfortable setting throughout any health or reform therapies. Waynesville’s Youth Villages aims to do just […]

Nonprofit Spotlight: Blue Ridge Humane Society

At Allen Tate/Beverly-Hanks, we believe that everyone in our community should have the opportunity and means to Live Abundantly. That means our friends and neighbors, but that also includes pets, as well.  Today, we shine a spotlight on a local organization working tirelessly to keep local animals safe and healthy until they find forever homes. […]

6 Upcoming Events in Hendersonville You Don’t Want to Miss: Fall 2022

In recent years, Hendersonville has revitalized its local business scene and advanced its reputation as a place that offers something for just about everyone. That includes art galleries, music venues, live theater, fine dining, and an abundance of museums. But it also includes a wide variety of community events and street festivals. You may have […]

5 Places to Go for a Successful Day of Thrifting in Fletcher

Some people engage in thrift shopping as a matter of frugality. Others enjoy “the hunt” that’s inherent to thrifting and antiquing—the rush that comes from discovering a small treasure and acquiring it for a low price. Whatever your motivation, there are plenty of places to shop for a great bargain in the small town of […]

Nonprofit Spotlight: Our VOICE

Sometimes, the simplest thing you can do to make a difference is show someone you understand what they’re going through. But victims of sexual violence and human trafficking also need access to counseling and crisis support, as well as medical and court advocates, in order to begin their healing process. Luckily, there’s one Buncombe County […]

Nonprofit Spotlight: Foothills Equestrian Nature Center (FENCE)

You may not have heard of it before moving to Western North Carolina. But Tryon, NC, has been a destination for equestrians for well over a century. Today, the town offers world-class equine veterinary, boarding, and training facilities, as well as more than 100 miles of private trail systems. In 2014, the town quickly hit […]

Nonprofit Spotlight: Hickory Nut Gorge Outreach

Oftentimes, families receive assistance through government programs, but it isn’t enough to make ends meet. It’s up to the community to help neighbors who work seasonal jobs, suffer from a disability, have loved ones serving in the military, or have large families—any of whom may simply not be able to afford to provide an adequate […]