By Rachel Hoeing

Happy Easter to you and your families! We hope each of you enjoy a wonderful day.

In today’s spotlight:
– Family Camp at Camp Hanes
– Fund Do Party
– Favorite Local Playgrounds & Parks


Family Camp at Camp Hanes

hanesEvery year, the staff at Camp Hanes hears the same comment from the camper’s family: “We wish we could come to camp, too.” Well, you can! Experience all the fun of summer camp together.  Join Camp Hanes May 6-8, 2016 for Family Camp! Have fun with activities including: hiking, canoeing, archery, bb guns, climbing, zip-lines, campfires and s’mores.  Sleep in the cabins and let the staff prepare your meals.  Spend quality time together with your family outdoors.  Let the camp staff help you learn what makes YMCA Camp Hanes a wonderful place for family fun.  Interested? Call YMCA Camp Hanes at 336-983-3131 or visit to learn more.


Fund Do Party!

Fund-Do-Logo_FinalGrab some girlfriends and join The Women’s Fund of Winston-Salem for their first-ever, technology-driven Fund Do Party. Fund Do Party will take place on Thursday, April 7, 5:30-7:00pm in the Biotech Place atrium in Innovation Quarter. You will be able to socialize and network with other women while raising funds and awareness to move women beyond poverty. The hosts will be tracking Top Fundraiser and the Most Social who will win amazing prizes. Competition starts now and runs through April 7. Tickets are $30 and includes heavy hors d’oeuvres, wine/beer, and entertainment.  Can’t make it in person?  You can register to watch the online broadcast – it’s free and you are still eligible to win the Fund Do Party Top Fundraiser and Most Social prizes! For more information or to purchase your ticket visit


Favorite Local Playgrounds and Parks

parksSpring has sprung and it is a beautiful time to enjoy the local parks and playgrounds in our area. Our TMoM team has compiled a list of our favorite parks in each area of the Triad. We hope this list will help you discover new parks you may not have known about. You could also use this directory as your “Summer Bucket List” and try to hit each park! They all provide something different that your kids will enjoy. Visit the directory here!

* Today’s blog is sponsored by The Women’s Fund and Camp Hanes.