Career workshops: Rowan Cabarrus Community College's R3 Center will host free career development workshops and resume clinics in April. The R3 Center, 200 West Ave., Kannapolis, assists the unemployed or under-employed. Workshops include interview techniques, online job hunting tips and more. Details: 704-216-7201, www.rowancabarrus.edu/r3center/.
Doctor travels to Haiti: Dr. Samuel Chewning, with Carolina Neurosugery & Spine Associates, recently traveled to Port-au-Prince, Haiti as a member of a disaster medical assistance team. Chewning, who sees patients at the Concord office, provided operative care for wounds and fractures, as well as wound management and fracture care. Chewning helped provide medical treatment in the wake of disasters since 1972, including at the Pentagon and in New York City after the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks and in Mississippi after hurricane Katrina.
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Cruise Fundraiser: The NorthEast Foundation Board of Directors will host its 16th Annual Cruise to benefit Carolinas Medical Center - NorthEast. The dinner and dance will be 7 p.m. May 1 at Embassy Suites Hotel Resort & Conference Center, Concord. Cocktails and a Tahitian meal will be served. The event features a silent and live auction and dancing. Proceeds will benefit Giving Hope, a breast health program. RSVP by Friday. Details: 704-403-1369.