New Bern Non-Profits

The Duke Endowment

CarolinaEast Health System Receives Grant from The Duke Endowment for Paramedicine Program

New Bern, NC – The Duke Endowment have approved a grant to the CarolinaEast Foundation in the amount of $287,000 to fund the establishment of a community paramedicine program for Craven, Jones and Pamlico counties. The Duke Endowment is a private foundation that strengthens communities in North Carolina and South Carolina by nurturing children, promoting …

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Donations to Religious Community Services

Donations to Religious Community Services Food Bank

CarolinaEast’s Food & Nutrition team has been collecting food, toiletry and other needed items in the CarolinaEast Medical Center Cafeteria for donation to Religious Community Services (RCS) food bank. CarolinaEast employees donated over 150 “Blessing Bags” for RCS shelter residents in addition to many bags and boxes of non-perishables. A group of Food & Nutrition …

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Giving Tuesday New Bern

GIVINGTUESDAYNOW – May 5, 2020

It’s not about fundraising, it’s about kindness and generosity in a new way for this day, UNITY. No one is doing more than the other, we are doing it together. In this time of uncertainty, there’s a fundamental truth that gives us hope – that together we can do extraordinary things. Over the past few …

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New Bern Preservation Foundation Photo Contest

Here is an Incentive to Get Out and About!

The 2020 Historic Homes Photo Contest Today, the New Bern Preservation Foundation is pleased to present the 2020 Historic Homes Photo Contest, which runs through 5 pm on May 21. The NBPF wants to reach out to the community in some way with an activity that would be safe and enjoyable for singles, couples, or …

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United Way of Coastal Carolina

United Way of Coastal Carolina COVID-19 Community Relief Fund Makes Donations to Local Food Banks

New Bern, NC – In response to the growing need for feeding individuals and families during this time of economic stress, job loss and social distancing due to the COVID19 virus, the United Way of Coastal Carolina Board of Directors has voted to distribute funds raised by donations to its COVID-19 Community Relief Fund to …

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Addison Davis

Rotary Club of New Bern Essay Winner

Congratulations to Addison Davis as the First-Place winner of The Rotary Club of New Bern’s Four-Way Test Essay contest. As the first-place contest winner, Ms. Davis will receive $200! For over 75 years, Rotarians have used the 4-Way Test as a practical yardstick in their business, community and personal affairs. The contest was designed to …

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United Way of Coastal Carolina

United Way of Coastal Carolina Establishes COVID-19 Community Relief Fund

New Bern, NC – During times of uncertainty, Americans come together to support each other. COVID-19 is a new test of our collective strength. As social distancing and self-quarantining become the new normal, we’re facing new economic challenges. Industries are seeing sales decline, and workers are losing tips, wages or jobs because of canceled events, …

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Dr. Carl Hill

Alzheimer’s Association to Host 2020 Common Ground Virtual Summit on April 24

FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. – Based on the guidance from local public health agencies regarding COVID-19, the Alzheimer’s Association – Eastern North Carolina Chapter’s conference originally scheduled for Friday, April 24 will now be delivered through a virtual option. The 2020 Common Ground Virtual Summit is open to the public and will take place on Friday, April 24 …

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United Way of Coastal Carolina

NC 2-1-1 to Provide COVID-19 Resources and Information

New Bern, NC – Governor Roy Cooper has announced that 2-1-1 is the number to call for assistance and resources related to the COVID-19 coronavirus. NC 2-1-1 is an information and referral service, operated by United Way of North Carolina, where families and individuals can obtain free and confidential information on health and human service …

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MERCI Clinic

MERCI Clinic is having a Yard Sale!

Saturday, April 25, 2020 8 a.m. – Noon MERCI Clinic Parking Lot, 1315 Tatum Drive (at the corner of Tatum and Professional Drive) One of a Kind Items, Treasures, and Bargains All proceeds benefit MERCI Clinic and the patients we serve For more information, contact us through our website: merciclinic.org or call 252-633-1599 Submitted by: …

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