The Bakery is supporting some really awesome local organizations all having events in the next week. OpenDoors Asheville helps more than 43 local, at-risk kids with education and enrichment programs. Our volunteers provide mentorship and also transportation to tutoring, gymnastics, soccer practice and music lessons.
The Animal Compassion Network of Asheville http://www.animalcompassionnetwork.org/ maintains an extensive foster/adoption network to find responsible, loving homes for rescued pets;
– Operates pet harmony, its innovative pet store dedicated to making second-chance pets everyone’s first choice;
– Provides a comprehensive spay/neuter assistance program to prevent the birth of unwanted animals;
– Offers pet food and dog houses to qualified low-income households;
– Promotes animal-friendly legislation on the local, state and national level; and
– Provides public education programs throughout the area.
Since 1978 Pisgah Legal Services http://www.pisgahlegal.org has been working to pursue justice by providing legal assistance and advocacy to help low-income people in Western North Carolina meet their basic needs and improve their lives.