Texting and driving: Fogle Insurance Group and Auto-Owners Insurance recently launched aW82TXT (wait to text) campaign.
To bring this campaign presentation to your organization, call Michele Fogle Sizemore at 704-875-3060 or Michele@foglegroup.com
Chinese festival: Chinese-American Association of Charlotte will celebrate the mid-autumn festival - one of the most important Chinese traditional holidays - Oct. 9 on Lake Norman.
The dress-up party, for residents older than 16, will be 6-10 p.m. Sunday at Championship Yacht Charters on Harborside Drive, Cornelius.
Tickets can be purchased via Paypal at www.charlottechinese.com.
Contact Linna Sealy at 704-593-0897 or firstname.lastname@example.org for information.
Become an adviser: The town of Davidson is accepting applications for 2011 appointments to its advisory boards. The deadline is Oct. 15.
Visit www.ci.davidson.nc.us for information. Paper applications are available at the Town Hall.
Giving Guide 2011
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 human service nonprofits that need donations and volunteers. The deadline for submissions is noon Oct. 10.