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United Way of Coastal Carolina

United Way of Coastal Carolina Honors Campaign Leaders and Community Partners

New Bern, NC – United Way of Coastal Carolina announces that the 2019-20 Annual Campaign has wrapped up successfully with over $490,000 raised to fund non-profit agencies and programs that help those in need in Carteret, Craven, Jones and Pamlico Counties. United Way has recognized MOEN, Inc. in New Bern as the 2019 Campaign of …

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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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MOEN Receives United Way Spirit of North Carolina Award

New Bern, NC – United Way of Coastal Carolina announced today that MOEN’s New Bern Plant has been awarded the 2019 Spirit of North Carolina in the Manufacturing category. “The Spirit of North Carolina Award recognizes the culture of giving back to the community that MOEN has created among its team members,” said Sandra Phelps, …

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Books for Littles Drive

United Way of Coastal Carolina Books for Littles Drive Kicks Off

Who doesn’t love a good book?  United Way of Coastal Carolina’s “Books for Littles” Drive will be collecting new and gently-used books for tots through teens through March 3.  The books will be donated to United Way funded agencies for children and families in the non-profit’s service area that includes Carteret, Craven, Jones and Pamlico …

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New Bern Bacon and Brew Festival 2019

5th Annual Bacon and Brew Festival

The United Way of Coastal Carolina announces the 5th Annual Bacon and Brew Festival in New Bern, NC! We will have live music from two rocking bands – Due East and Saltwater Gold, awesome beer selections, food trucks with bacon-themed menus, heavenly desserts, professional wrestling with the Premier Wrestling Federation, games and so much more! …

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United Way Awards Luncheon honors 2018 Campaign Leaders and Partners

MOEN and Publix Campaign Leaders accept their Community Champion Awards for outstanding Workplace Campaigns. L to R:  Aaron Wood, Regina Sorg, and Brittney Benton of Publix #1533 in New Bern; Jennifer Best of MOEN; and Sandra Phelps, Executive Director of UWCC. United Way of Coastal Carolina’s 2018-19 Campaign Leaders & Partners Appreciation Luncheon was held …

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Julius Peppers Donation

Julius Peppers Donates to Hurricane Florence Relief

The United Way of Coastal Carolina received a big gift from Carolina Panthers veteran defensive lineman Julius Peppers for hurricane relief in the most devastated part of his home state. The Julius Peppers Hurricane Relief Fund gifted $100,000 to North Carolina communities affected by Hurricane Florence. Walmart gift cards in $50 increments were distributed through …

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New Bern Bacon & Brew Festival 2018

New Bern Bacon & Brew Festival 2018

Friday, November 9, 2018 from 6 p.m. – 11 p.m. at the New Bern Farmer’s Market Benefiting United Way of Coastal Carolina & Hurricane Florence Recovery Fund. $10 in advance $15 at door Local Craft Beers Bacon Treats Live Music by Kaylin Roberson Pro Wrestling Games Food Trucks 21 and over only. No children or …

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Come Back Better

Financial Relief for Hurricane Victims

United Way of Coastal Carolina, in association with recording artists Chadwick, announces a project launch to provide direct assistance to survivors of Hurricane Florence. The project is dubbed Operation Come Back Better and will be funded by sales of the song, “Come Back Better (Carolina Strong)”.  Available on all major digital platforms including iTunes, Spotify and more, …

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New Bern Waterfront

Weekend Events and Things to do in and around New Bern

2nd – 5th: AIDA: The Timeless Love Story, Fri – Sat: 7:30pm; Sun: 2:00pm at the New Bern Civic Theatre. Call 252-633-0567. 3rd: New Bern Bacon and Brew Festival 2017, 5:00pm – 10:00pm at the New Bern Farmers Market. Proceeds Benefit the United Way of Coastal Carolina. 4th: New Bern High School’s Allegiance Program: Honoring Veterans, 4:00pm – …

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