Attention HOAs: We want to hear from the leaders of home owners associations about your story ideas and events. If you are a part of a HOA, please e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. Include the neighborhood name, location and the name(s) and contact information of the HOA board or president.
Giving Guide 2010
Attention nonprofits: To be included in the Observer's annual Giving Guide, go to www.charlotteobserver.com/giving and click on the link at the top. The once-a-year guide gives readers information about nonprofits that need help. Submission deadline: Oct. 8.
Public input sought: To sound off on what amenities you'd like to see in the proposed waterfront Armour Street park, take a survey at www.surveymonkey.com/s/SGQ9TZ5. Details: 704 892-7592.
Kiwanis fundraiser: The LKN Kiwanis Club's annual golf fundraiser raised more than $7,000 for local children's causes. More than 140 people attended, including about a dozen kids from the Ada Jenkins Center, who participated in a putting contest.