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Duke Energy CEO Lynn Good Talks About HB2 Repeal

Duke Energy CEO Lynn Good on Wednesday commended the repeal of North Carolina’s controversial House Bill 2, noting the toll the legislation has taken on the state’s economy. “To see a bipartisan solution come together is something that I think is good,” she said, speaking to business leaders at a Hood-Hargett luncheon at Phillips Place.…

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Charlotte Stands for Heroes Raises more than $110,000 for the Bob Woodruff Foundation

CHARLOTTE, NC — Charlotte Stands For Heroes, presented by the Hood Hargett Breakfast Club, raised more than $110,000 for the Bob Woodruff Foundation, which finds, funds and shapes programs serving injured veterans and their families across the country, including here in North Carolina. More than 1,000 guests attended the February 17, 2016 music and comedy fund-raiser…

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Hood Hargett Breakfast Club Cheers on Panthers!

The Carolina Panthers’ Sir Purr and cheerleaders kicked off the Hood Hargett Breakfast Club on Friday at the Carmel Country Club in south Charlotte by honoring three young men with a pep rally. The Make-A-Wish honorees were “Coach” Jack Bolton, 10; Adam Smith, 8; and Austin Smith, 13. The boys individually entered the breakfast to…

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Hope Stout Golf Classic – Monday October 13th!

Hood Hargett BreakfastClub non-profit member the March Forth With Hope Foundation will be hosting their 12th Annual Hope Stout Golf Classic at the Golf club @ Ballantyne. The March Forth With Hope Foundation provides financial assistance to families battling cancer or other life-threatening diseases. With your  help and participation we can help more families than…

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Duke Energy CEO Lynn Good Discusses Company Response to Dan River Spill with Hood Hargett Breakfast Club

Duke Energy CEO Lynn Good defended her company’s response to the February coal ash spill into the Dan River, saying Duke will “continue to cooperate” with inquiries into the event. Good did not stray far Wednesday from Duke’s previous public statements. She sidestepped questions that probed the differences between those statements and Duke’s legal positions.…

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February 2014 Breakfast Canceled!

Due to the inclement weather we have canceled the event for Feb 14. There will be a replacement date on August 8.  Michele Gay is a mother, former teacher, and now one of the founders of Safe and Sound: A Sandy Hook Initiative.  After losing her daughter, Josephine Grace on December 14, 2012, she chose…

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