Activate Good's Couture for a Cause
Sat., Nov. 15, at 7 p.m.
Marbles Kids Museum, Raleigh
The sixth annual fashion-show fundraiser pairs local designers with Activate Good's nonprofit partners to create ready-to-wear and couture outfits. Along with the runway show, guests enjoy hors d'oeuvres, live and silent auctions, a cash bar and red-carpet photo shoots.
Triangle Signature Chefs Auction
Sun., Nov. 2, at 5:30 p.m.
Prestonwood Country Club, Cary
The talents of the Triangle's finest chefs are on display in this annual event. Guests sample delectable dishes while bidding on tempting auction packages. This evening of giving benefits the March of Dimes, which is dedicated to bringing healthy babies to families everywhere.
Tails at Twilight
Sat., Nov. 22, at 6 p.m.
Washington Duke Inn and Golf Club, Durham
The Animal Protection Society of Durham's soiree is the cat's pajamas, featuring a doggone fine dinner and drinks plus live entertainment. Fat cats get a jump on holiday shopping during the live and silent auctions. This 10th annual shindig raises money to help the nonprofit take care of critters and find their furever homes.