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Feminine Hygiene Kits

International Paper Packs and Donates Feminine Hygiene Kits to Local Area Schools

Employee volunteers at the International Paper (NYSE: IP) New Bern Mill gathered to assemble over 350 feminine hygiene kits as a part of a United Way Worldwide (UWW) and International Paper initiative to end period poverty. The local event was held at the New Bern Mill and benefited the United Way of Coastal …

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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 …

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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 …

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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 …

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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 …

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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 …

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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 …

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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 …

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