January 25, 2015

Oxford Prep to Hold 2nd Annual Mattress Sale Fundraiser

On Saturday, October 4th Paul Smith and The Mattress Center will sponsor a fundraiser to raise money for Oxford Preparatory High School to help fund the school’s athletic program. Smith, a 2006 graduate of J.F. Webb High School and former deputy sheriff with the Granville County Sheriff’s Department, is the president and owner of Mattress […]

Skate For The Cure October 3rd and 4th, 2014


Vance County Arts Council – Imagination Art Station Fundraiser

Imagination Art Station is a weeklong art education program for children ages six to twelve. Students progress through classes that focus on the art of African drumming, drama, dance, photograph, scrapbooking and various crafts. This year we would like to offer a storytelling block featuring Willa Brigham. Additional funds will assist in bringing in this […]

Trout Dinner Fundraiser April 14th, 2014 for Men’s Homeless Shelter and Hope House

A Trout Dinner Fundraiser will be held on April 14th, 2014 for Men’s Homeless Shelter and Hope House at 220 Seafood Restaurant at 1812 N. Garnett Street, Henderson, NC from 4pm to 7pm Plates are $7.00 Please come out and support this wonderful cause!

VGCC to hold 30th Benefit Golf Tournament on May 6

Players enjoy the Henderson Country Club course during the 2013 VGCC Endowment Fund Golf Tournament. (VGCC photo)

The 30th annual Vance-Granville Community College Endowment Fund Golf Tournament will be held at the Henderson Country Club on Tuesday, May 6, 2014. All event proceeds support the mission of the college, the Endowment Fund and student scholarships. The milestone for the fundraiser comes as the college prepares to celebrate its 45th anniversary. “In almost […]

H. Leslie Perry Memorials ‘Friends of the Library’ Wine Tasting Party Fundraiser

The Friends of the Library are throwing a party. The Friends of the Library support a number of programs in the Library and they generate money for these programs primarily with the book sale. But on May 4, 2014 The Friends of the Library Board is holding a WINE TASTING PARTY as another fund raiser. […]

Tour De Vance Bike Ride April 26th, 2014

Seasoned Riders: 30-mile and 60-mile rides traverse rolling farmland. 30-mile “Forest and Farmland” is mainly a circle route. 60-mile “Kerr Lake Look” adds an out-and-back spur past Nutbush Creek State Recreation Area to turn around at Kerr Lake ‘s Bullocksville State Recreation Area. Lunch provided for 30- and 60-mile riders – BARBEQUE from Nunnery-Freeman! Download […]

Vance County Community Foundation Raffle Drawing May 9th, 2014

Download the printable flyer here:  Vance County Community Foundation Raffle The Vance County Community Foundation is hosting a Reverse Raffle fundraiser at the Henderson Country Club on Friday, May 9 at 6:30 p.m. Top Winner will receive $5,000! Every 5th ball drawn wins a prize! Tickets:  $150 – Includes 1 Raffle Entry & Dinner for […]

Free Business Seminars This Week At VGCC

The Small Business Center of Vance-Granville Community College invites you to join us for these informative seminars being offered this week:     SEMINAR TITLE DESCRIPTION OF SEMINAR LOCATION DAY TIME DATE Register Basics of Bookkeeping You know your product or service backwards and forwards, but does the bookkeeping for your business drive you crazy? […]

Vance County Animal Shelter Featured in Art Gallery for Fundraiser February 14th, 2014

Seven North Carolina rural shelters are gallery displayed through the photographic lens of Shannon Johnstone. The evening will include live bluegrass music from the Ashe Breeze band, wine tasting and hors d’oeuvres from local sustainable farms, artisan from Cat Banjo, and guest speakers. Admission is available with a $20 or $10 donation ($10 donation must […]