Give!Local 2017 Fundraising Program Kicks off this SUNDAY!

Mountain Xpress will officially kick off the 2017 Give!Local Asheville giving program this Sunday at the Orange Peel! All are invited to join for networking, live performances, a “fashion show,” and more. Give!Local is an online fundraising initiative benefiting 37 hyper-local nonprofits through micro-donations and exposure, including the POP Project. But nonprofits aren’t the only…

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Give!Local Fundraising Program Launches TODAY!

Mountain Xpress has officially launched the 2016 Give!Local Asheville giving program this morning! Give!Local is an online fundraising initiative benefiting 47 local nonprofits through micro-donations and exposure, including the POP Project. But nonprofits aren’t the only one reaping rewards. As a donor, you’ll be getting some great swag, too. How Give!Local Works Give!Local allows local…

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Sherman Alexie’s Boycott has Become a Cause for Community Support

Sherman Alexie is no stranger to confronting controversy. As the author of The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian, Alexie has both received a National Book Award for the work and been the target of censorship in several school districts in states across the US. Last month, Alexie made headlines again locally when he…

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Give!Local Fundraising Program Launches this Week!

Mountain Xpress launches Asheville’s new Give!Local program this week, an online fundraising initiative helping local nonprofits through micro-donations, including the POP Project. But nonprofits aren’t the only one reaping rewards. As a donor, you’ll be getting some great swag, too. How Give!Local Works Give!Local allows local donors like you to submit your holiday donations online,…

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North Asheville Bookstores Rise and Shine in October

There are a handful of great bookstores within Asheville’s compact downtown district. Each has its own personality and specialty, and booklovers could lose a whole afternoon wandering from one to the next. But this October, two bookstores* well north of downtown are celebrating major milestones. The POP Project encourages you to visit them if you…

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