Articles in Category: Recent Programs

Rotary Receives Update from Cashiers-Highlands Humane Society

on Friday, 02 May 2014. Posted in Recent Programs

Rotary Receives Update from Cashiers-Highlands Humane Society

David Stroud was the guest speaker on August 23rd at the weekly meeting of the Rotary Club of Cashiers Valley. Stroud shared recent highlights at the CHHS no-kill shelter, which included a record number of adoptions, and nearly 200 low-cost spay/neuters already in 2014 with the new mobile medical/rescue vehicle, the H.E.A.R.T. of North Carolina. Stroud also unveiled a sneak peek of a new proposed canine adoption center that will provide much-needed additional capacity to save more lives and find more forever homes.

Update from the Cashiers Area Chamber of Commerce

on Wednesday, 09 April 2014. Posted in Recent Programs

Update from the Cashiers Area Chamber of Commerce

Stephanie Edwards, Executive Director of the Cashiers Area Chamber of Commerce, told of progress since her arrival in July 2012. A strategic plan was established by the Chamber Board of Directors in 2013. The goals use a systematic approach, are measurable and are ongoing and evolving.

MAMA: Mountain Area Medical Airlift Shares Survivor Stories & Future Plans with Rotary

on Sunday, 06 April 2014. Posted in Recent Programs

MAMA: Mountain Area Medical Airlift Shares Survivor Stories & Future Plans with Rotary

When Nancy Temple began experiencing indigestion after lunch one day last fall, she never imagined she’d end the day fighting for her life. But that’s exactly what happened, as the supposed indigestion turned into heart failure and she was airlifted by helicopter to Mission Hospital in Asheville. The emergency responders of MAMA, or Mountain Area Medical Airlift, kept Nancy’s heart pumping throughout the entire journey.