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RECENT NEWS

  • Holiday Collections Drive for Residents in Facilities - An estimated 1000 low-income adults live in Family Care Homes and Adult Care Homes in Western North Carolina. Blossmon Gas along with Buncombe County Triad and Henderson County Triad are collecting items for these residents that will be wrapped and delivered for the holidays. Click here for the list of items and drop-off locations. Donations accepted through December 9, 2016. A special thanks to Blossman Gas for collecting donations the past two years!

  • The Mountain Area Workforce Development Board is seeking proposals for outreach materials including but not limited to a website, videos, and brochures to promote Hospitality & Tourism career pathways in the Local Area region.  The Local Area region includes Buncombe, Henderson, Madison and Transylvania Counties.  Request for Proposal (RFP) packages will be available for distribution at a Bidders Conference to be held at 11:00 a.m., Monday, November 21, 2016 at the Land of Sky Regional Council offices located at 339 New Leicester Highway, Suite 140, Asheville, NC 28806.  RFP’s may also be requested by emailing nathan@landofsky.org no later than 4:00 p.m. Monday, November 28, 2016.  The completed bid packages must be returned to the above address no later than 4:00 p.m., Friday, December 16, 2016.  Late submittals will not be accepted.

  • The Mountain Area Workforce Development Board is seeking proposals for outreach materials including but not limited to a website, videos, and brochures to promote Advanced Manufacturing career pathways in the Local Area region.  The Local Area region includes Buncombe, Henderson, Madison and Transylvania Counties.  Request for Proposal (RFP) packages will be available for distribution at a Bidders Conference to be held at 9:30 a.m., Monday, November 21, 2016 at the Land of Sky Regional Council offices located at 339 New Leicester Highway, Suite 140, Asheville, NC 28806.  RFP’s may also be requested by emailing nathan@landofsky.org no later than 4:00 p.m. Monday, November 28, 2016.  The completed bid packages must be returned to the above address no later than 4:00 p.m., Friday, December 16, 2016.  Late submittals will not be accepted.

  • Land of Sky Regional Council's Board of Delegates would like to welcome our new Affiliate Members: Asheville-Buncombe Technical Community College and Mars Hill University.

  • The 2016 - 2017 Henderson County Senior Services Directory is now available online.

  • The Retired and Senior Volunteer Services (RSVP) Program has closed. For volunteer opportunties other than the Foster Grandparent Program or Senior Companion Program, contact Hands On Asheville Buncombe, Volunteer Transylvania, or 2-1-1. Thank you to all the volunteers that served under RSVP!

  • Carol McLimans received the first annual Trail Blazer Award on Tuesday, March 1, 2016, at a luncheon ceremony at Land of Sky Regional Council. The award is given annually to a professional in Buncombe, Henderson, Madison, or Transylvania Counties who is a pioneer and innovator in the field of aging and adult services. Full Press Release

  • The Mountain Coailition for Healthcare Decisions have produced a new PSA - Why Advance Care Planning is Important: Featuring Sharon West. View it here.

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UPCOMING EVENTS & MEETINGS

Meeting / Event Date Time
Workforce Luncheon December 6,2016  
LOSRC Board of Delegates Meeting December 7, 2016 12:30 - 3:00 pm

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