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Cabarrus County boys and Girls Club
Field lease: The Boys and Girls Club of Cabarrus County now has an 88-year lease on the Windstream field on Buffalo Avenue. The Club will lease the company-owned field for $1 each year. The club will be responsible for maintaining the field and will have the right to build bleachers and goals.
Habitat for Humanity
Mortgage burning: Habitat Cabarrus' first two homeowners, Angela Grier and Mary Ann Meritt Wilson, celebrated satisfying their home mortgage with a mortgage-burning party at Concord's Fire Station 1.
Fundraising progress: More than $1.3 million has been pledged toward the $3.2 million construction cost for the Bob and Carolyn Yucker Hospice House phase. To participate visit www.GiveNorthEastFoundation.org or call 704-403-1369.
Brain Injury Association of North Carolina
Event results: About 200 people helped raise nearly $7,000 through the Walk and Roll-A-Thon for Brain Injury Awareness in Concord.