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Stand Up To Cancer

Next Monday the women of CAT 5 compete in the North Carolina State Senior Games in Raleigh, NC. First Ward Community Fund and Stand Up To Cancer wish CAT 5 success. CAT 5, the Mecklenburg County Senior Women’s Softball Champs, will compete for Gold while using the opportunity to raise awareness and funds for the […]

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CAT 5 Take The Siver Medal

It was a long strange trip but the ladies of CAT 5 emerged as the State Silver Medalist, in the fifty plus division, at the North Carolina Senior Games. The softball team had contests in Gastonia, Salisbury, Winston-Salem and finally in Raleigh for the finals. The Tournament was thrown into turmoil by epic rain and thus […]

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Baseball

The First Ward Community Fund is helping our friends at Carolinas Metro Inc raise money for  their U18 baseball team to attend a tournament in Atlanta. Recruiters from Historically Black Colleges and scouts from Major League Baseball attend this event. The group is holding a raffle to fund the cost of the trip. We offer […]

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First Ward and the Bobcats

The Charlotte Bobcats ended the season with a three game win streak and they are a team looking forward to next year. First Ward resident will be looking forward too. This year we gave away one-hundred-sixty-four tickets to our friends and neighbors. Children who did well in school or who did volunteer work or adults […]

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Tis The Season

Today, after a guided tour, the First Ward Community Fund donated $600.00 to Safe Alliance’s new Clyde and Ethel Dickson Domestic Violence Shelter. The shelter, which is featured in this Charlotte Observer article, is incredible. With 40,000 square feet and 80 beds Safe Alliance will no longer have to turn victims away. The Community Fund […]

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Y’all Come Visit Fire Station One

The First Ward Community Fund, along with help from our good friends at Reid’s and PATCO Foods, will be providing a Independence Day Feast for the folks on duty at Station One. This is a tradition in First Ward in which we show our firefighters how much we appreciate the work they do all day […]

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First Ward and the Bobcats

The Bobcats’ season ended with a 98 to 73 loss against the Orlando Magic. While the outcome of this game was disappointing; First Ward and the Bobcats was a big success for the neighborhood. Thanks to Deborah Cox, of Savvy + Company Real Estate, who donated a pair of season tickets, many First Ward residents were able […]

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